29 posts categorized "BRAZIL"

May 21 2012
School's Out Comments (1)

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Ah, to be 19 and from Brazil again. Mateus Almeida is both, and is beginning "his international career as a model." Peter Thiel, a gay Howard Hughes for the '10s, would adore him for skipping college, but along with technology geniuses, Mateus is one of the few who I think can get away with it.


May 10 2012
Pure Brazilliance Comments (0)

Model Cesar Correia shot by Maycon Silveira. More after the jump...

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Feb 16 2012
Underwear Have You Been All My Life? Comments (2)


Brazilian model Conrado Baltazar is shot by Milton M. Filho for this site, right here.

Nov 29 2011
Twincestuous Comments (3)

If the idea of twins Marcio and Marcos Patriota feeling each other up, grinding and staring meaningfully at you as they do it is disgusting, don't click here (NSFW).

Nov 06 2011
Boy Culture Turns 6: My Favorite Posts Comments (13)

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As of midnight last night, it was exactly six years since my first post. It's been a tough thing to keep up with a dayjob and outside activities, and just when I think I might walk away, a valuable connection or interesting opportunity or a kind word comes my way. Thank you all for reading me.

6a00d8341c2ca253ef014e89143e3e970d-400wiOf whom are you more jealous?

Here are my favorite 100+ posts out of nearly 11,000. Please take some time to read (or re-read!) a couple and tweet or Facebook any you like.

xoxo Matt

6a00d8341c2ca253ef00e54ff027a28833-800wiThe pocket pool championships were intense this year



FROM BOY TO MAN: BC B.C. (2007): The entire history of my novell and novel Boy Culture as well as the movie version; might be my ultimate post.

6a00d8341c2ca253ef00e54f5599878833-800wiJonathon Trent & Derek Magyar make an Allan Brocka sandwich

BOY ON FILM (2006): An account of the NYC launch party for Boy Culture as it played the TriBeCa Film Fest.

6a00d8341c2ca253ef00e54f7f18238834-800wiI was left "Reeling" by the experience

FRIENDS AND "FAMILY" (2006): The movie version of Boy Culture hits Chicago.

6a00d8341c2ca253ef00e54f5ebead8833-800wiNo one would've mistaken me for Taylor Lautner

RAPT PUPIL (2006): The final night of Outfest with Boy Culture; I was fat but on the other hand got to meet Bryan Singer.




PreviewScreenSnapz001Construction worker (shot this week) vs. James Dean

GUYDAR (since at least January 17, 2008) & ENDS OF THE WORLD (since at least January 13, 2008): Attractive men of the world—I got your backs. Your fronts, too.

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Img_0330Not totally built

6a00d8341c2ca253ef0120a58f680c970bUnaltered iPhone image that still blows me away

"Your pictures suck" (2008): An art critic attacks me, but not without sustaining some hits in return.

6a00d8341c2ca253ef00e551ff08528834-800wiLet's call it a draw

DRAWN TOGETHER (2008): How my desire to draw related to my secret desire. One of my absolute favorite posts.

6a00d8341c2ca253ef01156faa215c970cThe shirtless one

LOST ANGELES (2009): My favorite photographic travelogue of L.A.

Img_0986_1Even then, New Yorkers feared 9/11 was the beginning of the end

ART IMITATES LIFE (2006): My 9/11 and my distaste for grief tourism.


6a00d8341c2ca253ef00e54f435c1a8834-800wiDeath of the party—Jeff in high school, already halfway through his life

BURNING MAN (2007): Tribute to my late high school friend and first romance.

6a00d8341c2ca253ef014e862b4a41970d-400wiSigned, sealed (eventually) delivered

LOST BOY FOUND (2011): There is a book in here somewhere.

6a00d8341c2ca253ef01538f1f464a970b-400wiBe Italian

CIAO HOUNDS: OUR TRIP TO ITALY (2011): Finally got José to Europe.

6a00d8341c2ca253ef00e54f10b4de8833-800wiDeath becomes here

ILLINOIS DEATH TRIP (2007): Ruminations on death while revisiting a past home, and the past.

Zehnders Life is short...and meaningful

PASSING BY (2008): Mourning the loss of a person I only met once.

Lots more...

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Oct 21 2011
Enjoy This Trip, And It Is A Trip Comments (0)

Revista Trip

DJ Sergio Cardoso and muay thai fighter Bruno Araujo, a real-life couple of two years, grace the cover of the new issue of Brazilian mag Trip. This issue of the mainstream lifestyle mag is "dedicated to sexual diversity and the fight against homophobia."

Jul 31 2011
Barely Legal Comments (1)

Maybe the (biggest but not only) reason it seems so impossible to ever look like one of these models I see all the time is that they're secretly all 18:


Jul 03 2011
A Major Draw Comments (1)

I really like the illustrations of Brazilian artist Joapa—they simply capture the appeal and sexual draw of the male form but with humor and irony:

More here. He's Brazilian, it's gay, it's sexual...do I need to tell you it's NSFW?


Jun 23 2011
We Do! Comments (2)

The government of the state of Rio de Janeiro officially promoted a mass gay wedding ceremony for 44 couples today—check out more news here.

Jun 07 2011
It Gets Melhor Comments (2)

A Brazilian take on "It Gets Better" has launched—the first of its kind in the Portuguese language...

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