Celebrating the queer space as community
Italian photographer Valentina Neri’s intimate portrait series explores the familial feeling of Milan’s drag scene
By Corinna Burford All images by Valentina Neri Thursday 9 July, 2020 Short read
From the dressing room to the dancefloor, Neri’s moody photos highlight the intricate details and glamorous looks of the club’s drag performers. ‘Among the best things about photographing the Toilet Club was the search for details that were lit up momentarily by the club’s colourful spotlight,’ she says.
To celebrate Pride, Neri has shared some of her favourite photos from the collection, below. ‘This selection is like a summary of the whole project,’ says Neri. ‘It captures the memories of this special period in my life.’