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Gloria J. Noto

Gloria J. Noto
NOTO HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE // VOL. 1

NOTO HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE // VOL. 1

What does giving mean to you?  Do you give your time, your affection, your imagination, your love?  Do you give intentionally and with a curated thoughtful eye?  We bring you our inclusive Holiday Gift guide, to help you through this Holidaze of ideas, options, and different point of views. 

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SOCIAL STUDIES: MARCELO GUTIERREZ // MAKEUP ARTIST, WRITER + FILM DIRECTOR

SOCIAL STUDIES: MARCELO GUTIERREZ // MAKEUP ARTIST, WRITER + FILM DIRECTOR

Change is inevitable. Marcelo demonstrates the kind of grace it takes to create evolution through that change. By telling stories through film-making and make-up artistry, he uses creativity and collaboration to help make sense of the complex dynamics in modern living. Marcello proves that you can accept the unknown by allowing yourself to dive deeper into the meaning of your everyday work.  Who are you? My name is Marcelo Gutierrez, I'm a makeup artist, film director + writer living in Brooklyn, NY. I believe myself to be a butterfly - resilient, constantly evolving and always following the correct wind patterns. By...

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SOCIAL STUDIES: FRAN TIRADO // WRITER, SPEAKER + SOCIAL ACTIVIST

SOCIAL STUDIES: FRAN TIRADO // WRITER, SPEAKER + SOCIAL ACTIVIST

Portrait by James Emmerman Fran is a crusader for queer visibility. He seeks to reclaim space for the queer + trans narratives to include stories that show these communities as owners and originators of art, style and ideas that are so heavily borrowed - and stolen from - in mainstream culture. Whether it is through the medium of a podcast, writing countless essays and articles, or simply living their authentic truth - Fran is a reminder of the unapologetic efforts it takes to change the way queer culture is perceived and consumed.   Who are you? I’m Fran, the former deputy editor at Out...

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