JAC collective 1980-1988

In the exciting and turbulent 1980s three gay artists–John Grube, Alex Liros, and Clarence Barnes–got together to talk, to draw and paint. They immersed themselves in gay identity politics, and fervently pitched their ideas and work in Toronto, Ottawa, and Chicago.  

The JAC collection is now in the archive of of the Pink Triangle Press.


artist statement home. gallery. archive. cv. a.liros@utoronto.ca. JAC cv


Spirt of resistance;

artist collective captured a growing sense of gay community,  Article

by Daryl Vocat

Thursday, February 1, 2007

The JAC collection