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Visual Art

Pittsburgh artist part of nationwide print sale benefiting Black trans community and sex workers

by Amanda Waltz

Anyone who follows local artist and photographer sarah huny young — or just huny — has seen her many portraits that revolve around her self-described mission of “exalting Black womanhood and LGBTQ+ communities.” Now one of her works is part of a large online art sale hosted by Towards Utopia, a nonprofit described on its website as a “trans feminist, anti-racist fundraising initiative.” The sale includes limited-edition prints of drawings, paintings, and photographs by various artists from all over the country, including influential LGBTQ photographer Nan Goldin...