A national portrait + video collection dedicated to the Queer Asian American Women & Trans* community. The Visibility Project breaks barriers through powerful imagery and storytelling.
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Korean-Americans United for Equality (KUE)

Korean-Americans United for Equality (KUE)

KUE (Koreans United for Equality) is an alliance of multigenerational straight and LGBTIQ Koreans. Mission: To increase the visibility of LGBTQI Koreans within the Korean community as well as the gay community. To provide resources in the form of information, news, announcements, and spaces for LGBTQI Koreans as well as the friends and family of...

Freedom, Inc

Freedom, Inc is a grassroots organization with a vision of creating and building a world we want to live in. Starting as the Asian Freedom Project in 2000, it created youth-led collective learning groups to organize and mobilize on issues that affected their daily lives. In 2003, Freedom, Inc became an official non-profit organization. Since...
Gay Asian Pacific Support Network (GAPSN)

Gay Asian Pacific Support Network (GAPSN)

The goal of GAPSN is to provide a supportive environment for Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender API Men on issues of significance to the Gay API Community. Website Contact: gapsn@gapsn.org
SMYAL

SMYAL

SMYAL supports and empowers lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) youth in the Washington, DC metropolitan region. Through youth leadership, SMYAL creates opportunities for LGBTQ youth to build self-confidence, develop critical life skills, and engage their peers and community through service and advocacy. Committed to social change, SMYAL builds, sustains and advocates for programs,...
Jayden Thai  |  Louisville, KY

Jayden Thai | Louisville, KY

Hometown Louisville, KY Ethnicity/Racial Background Vietnamese American Age 23 Preferred Pronouns He Sexual Orientation Trans + Queer Shoot Location Washington, DC | 2012
transAPI Voices

transAPI Voices

“I’ve struggled with gender my entire life but I always pushed it to the back of my mind in fear of the backlash from my family and friends; last year I began to address my struggles. I embarked on the journey to discover who I am, I yearned for a role model or just someone...
Asian Pride Project

Asian Pride Project

The Asian Pride Project  (APP) aspires to foster greater visibility, pride, acceptance, unity, and harmony for all lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) Asians & Pacific Islander (API) people in our families, cultural communities and beyond, no matter where we are! We believe in the power of sharing, connecting, and relating to give API families and communities the support they...
Lolan Buhain Sevilla | Brooklyn, NY

Lolan Buhain Sevilla | Brooklyn, NY

Hometown Brooklyn, NY Ethnicity/Racial Background Pinoy (Filipino) Age 36 Preferred Pronouns mam-sir Sexual Orientation Queer Butch Shoot Location Brooklyn, NY | 2012
monna  |  Portland, ME

monna | Portland, ME

Ethnicity/Racial Background Chinese kid no refugees Gender Lady Age 24 Preferred Pronouns She, Her Sexual Orientation Queer Location Portland, ME (from Queens, NY)
Moof Mayeda |  Portland, ME (from Los Angeles)

Moof Mayeda | Portland, ME (from Los Angeles)

Ethnicity/Racial Background Japanese American Preferred Pronoun They, Them, Theirs Age 31 Sexual Orientation Queer Location Portland, ME, 2012 (lives in Los Angeles)
Emiko  |  Portland, OR

Emiko | Portland, OR

Ethnicity/Racial Background Hapa Gender Female Age 31 Preferred Pronouns She Sexual Orientation Queer / Polypan Location Portland, OR, 2012
Jenny  |  Portland, OR

Jenny | Portland, OR

Ethnicity/Racial Background Hmong Gender Female Age 30 Preferred Pronouns She, Her Sexual Orientation Queer Location Portland, OR, 2012