L.A. Observes Bisexual Awareness Week

An image from the "Bi: Life on the Spectrum" exhibit at the Center.GLAAD, BiNet USA and other bisexual organizations this week launched Bisexual Awareness Week. The awareness week coincides with the 15th anniversary of Celebrate Bisexuality Day, which is observed on September 23 annually.

In Los Angeles, the week kicked off with a “Bisexuality in the Media” panel hosted by the local chapter of the National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association (NLGJA-LA).

On Tuesday night, which marked Celebrate Bisexuality Day, the Los Angeles Bi Task Force hosted its fifth annual Bi Arts Fest at the LGBT Center’s Village location. In addition to live performances, the event marked the opening of the art exhibit “Bi: Life on the Spectrum” in the Center’s art gallery.

For more information about Bisexual Awareness Week, visit www.bisexualweek.com. The hashtag #biweek is being used on social media.

Full disclosure note: WEHOville.com contributing editor Stevie St. John serves on the NLGJA-LA board and was one of the organizers of the “Bisexuality in the Media” panel.