Selected Bibliography


“Art Gallery: Paul Richmond,” Jack the Lad Magazine, issue 9, Spring/Summer 2017 [view magazine]

“Artist Creates T-Shirt to Raise Awareness About LGBT Chechnya Evacuations,” Gay Pop Buzz, May 2017 [view article]

Scott Fullerton, “Paul Richmond Colors Our World With Art,” Left of Str8 Show, June 2017 [interview link]

Salandra, Adam, “Make Your Own Pin-Up Art With This ‘Cheesecake Boys’ Adult Coloring Book,” NewNowNext, April 2017 [view article]

“Coloring Party with Paul Richmond & Aaron Anderson,” Jeff & Will’s Big Gay Fiction Podcast, April 2017 [watch interview]

“Adult Coloring Book ‘Cheesecake Boys’ Celebrates the Male Pin-Up,” Instinct Magazine, February 2017 [view article]

Harrity, Christopher, “Color My Gay World,” Advocate, February 2017 [view article]

Curtis M. Wong, “This Sweet (And Sexy) Adult Coloring Book Is A Gay Valentine Treat, Huffington Post, February 2017 [view article]

Jacobs, Blake, “Cheesecake Boys – An Adult Coloring Book of Hot Pinup Boys,” The WOW Report, February 2017 [view article]

Garner, Glenn, “‘Cheesecake Boys’ is the Queer Pin-Up Coloring Book We Didn’t Know We Needed,” OUT, February 2017 [view article]


Jane Smith, “Super Star Interviews: Paul Richmond,” Bird Meets Worm, December 2016 [view interview]

“In The Galleries: War Paint,” Advocate, February, 2016 [view article]


Ed Kennedy, “The Joys of Cheesecake Boys’ Spoofs Mellow Art Icon Bob Ross,” NewNowNext, December, 2015 [view article]

Garrett Miller, “Paul Richmond: LGBT Artist and Activist,” Rated G Radio (radio program), November 2015 [interview link] 

Laura Dachenbach, “War on Canvas,” 614 Magazine, August, 2015 [view article]

Christopher Harrity, “The Precarious Plight of Paul Richmond’s Pinups,” Advocate, April 25, 2015 [view article]

John Myers, “Artist Spotlight: Paul Richmond,” Kinkster Mag, February 2, 2015 [view article]


Will Stroude, “Gay Artist Paints Men in Typical Pin-Up Poses,” Attitude Magazine, December 11, 2014 [view article]

Douglas, “Artist, Activist, and Storyteller, Paul Richmond,” On Air With Douglas (radio program), November 26, 2014 [interview link]

Ana B.K., “War Paint,” Widewalls, September 2, 2014 [view article]

JJ Vincent, “War Paint: New Images of Men and Masculinity,” The Good Men Project, August 22, 2014 [view article]

Nicolas Tarier, “Fantastic Paintings by Paul Richmond,” Art-Spire, August 19, 2014 [view article]

Curtis M. Wong, “Paul Richmond’s ‘War Paint’ Series Challenges Masculine Conventions, The Male Form,” The Huffington Post, August 18, 2014 [view article]

Michael Lyons, “Love Is a Battlefield,” DailyXtra, August 14, 2014 [view article]

Leon Krauze, “Best Flood Ever: Reimagining Noah’s Ark As A Gay Cruise,” Open Source With Leon Krauze (tv program), March 28, 2014 [watch interview]


Kennedy, James, “Capolavoro: Masterpiece of Man,” Capolavoro Publishing, 2013 [purchase link]

Curtis M. Wong, “Paul Richmond’s ‘Cheesecake Boys’ Features Men in Classic Pin-Up Poses,” The Huffington Post, May 8, 2013 [view article]

Donna Dickens, “12 Spectacular Illustrations of Men in Classic Pin-Up Poses,” Buzzfeed, May 7, 2013 [view article]

Roy Mitchell, “Matadora and Cheesecake,” Roynation (radio program), May 7, 2013 [interview link]

E. Hirano, “Paul Richmond,” Noisy Rain, issue 13 (magazine), January, 2013 [magazine link]


Paul Vitagliano (DJ Paul V.), “Born This Way: Real Stories of Growing Up Gay,” Quirk Books, 2012 [book link]