Mission Statement

Velvetpark Media is a 501(c)3, registered in the state of New York.

Our Mission is to serve as a platform for artists, writers, academics and activists in the LGBTQI community through multi-platform publishing and an artist residency program.

Since 2002 Velvetpark Media has been historically dedicated to fostering queer women, lesbian, bi, transwomen and non-gender conforming individuals in the arts, academia, and activism.

Today, our mission is to serve as a safe space for expression, exploration, and intellectual debate about issues pertaining to the broad spectrum of our LGBTQI community. We are invested in promoting and disseminating the artistic, literary, intellectual, and spiritual work LGBTQI people. Our community is inter-generational, interracial, feminist, and queer.