Trans artists' creative sanctuary

Uplifting and empowering marginalized trans individuals through funding, initiatives, and workshops

About Us

TransGates is a creative haven for trans artists in Alabama, embracing a wide spectrum of identities. We prioritize uplifting and empowering Black, Indigenous, people of color, immigrant, and disabled trans individuals, recognizing their unique challenges and contributions.

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clear wine glass with red wine

Our Services

Direct Funding: We Provide unrestricted support and resources to trans artists, enabling them to pursue their creative endeavors without financial barriers. .

Cultural Initiatives: Hosting events, exhibitions, and performances that showcase the diverse talents of trans artists and promote cultural exchange and appreciation.

Empowerment Workshops: Offering workshops and training sessions aimed at empowering trans artists, fostering skill development, and building confidence in their artistic pursuits.

Advocacy and Representation: Advocating for the rights and visibility of trans artists, particularly those from marginalized communities, and working to create spaces where their voices are heard and respected.

Leadership Development: Nurturing diverse and inclusive leadership within our organization, with a strong emphasis on prioritizing the leadership of Black, Brown, Indigenous, and disabled trans individuals, in alignment with our commitment to trans justice and intersectionality.

Art Supplies
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sun rays on forest
white concrete dome building interior
white concrete dome building interior
a large cathedral with rows of wooden chairs
a large cathedral with rows of wooden chairs
Workshops
Merchandise
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empty church building

Feedback

Transgates has provided me with the resources and support I need to pursue my art. I'm forever grateful.
The workshops offered by Transgates have helped me grow as an artist and as a person.

Testimonials

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landscape photo of fogs between gray mountains at daytime
brown dock on calm body of water during golden hour
brown dock on calm body of water during golden hour
red sofa
red sofa
trees on forest
trees on forest

Contact Us

Email
Phone

info@transgates.com

938 465 1335

Our Location

Hours
Address

416 Lance Way, Birmingham, Alabama

Mon-Fri: 9am-5pm