The uphill battle for trans inclusive sports
Tabi is an avid cyclist and advocates for trans inclusive sports through their work at Pride and Sports. We got to talk about the beautiful and necessary work that Tabi does for our community.
How do you discover you’re trans?
This is a difficult question for many trans people. I’m visiting Kai (37), Roos (20), Max (23) and Mika (31) to listen to their stories.
Thorn de Vries about representation, privileges and hope
'It’s necessary to talk to each other about our needs. I don’t have an all-seeing trans-eye. I don’t have the same experience as a trans woman and I can’t pretend I have.'
Mavi Veloso – from country girl to performance artist
Mavi Veloso's work is shown in the underground scene as well as in museums. Ana Paula Lima talks to Mavi about the background of her comprehensive project Travesti Biológica.
Investigating Transgender Art
Today, many artists proudly call themselves transgender. In what way do transgender artists differ from cisgender artists. s there such a thing as “trans art”? What makes art trans?
A spotlight on ‘Assigned Male’-cartoonist Sophie Labelle
Trans artist Sophie Labelle focuses her comics primarily on the queer and trans community and less on educating society. I have been following her on social media for years and was allowed to interview her during her European tour.
Amber Vineyard: we create our own legacy
'Many people who come into ballroom for the first time are shocked: “Oh my god, there are so many rules and it’s so binary?! And why aren’t the trans women walking the Women’s category?”'
Jan Kooijman: “It’s a huge honour that our show is considered important”
The Dutch television program about being transgender 'Hij is een Zij' is about to start the fifth season. An interview with presenter Jan Kooijman: 'I like the documentary type of approach and the long time spent following people, which allows us to make faithful recountances'.
Young dad Rowan looks back on his pregnancy
Rowan, known from the TLC-series Onze transgender liefde (“Our transgender love”), has postponed his transition to be able to have a child with his (transgender) wife Louisa. In December 2017, he became the proud dad of Mikai and in April he finally started taking testosterone. I interviewed him two months later.