Crystal LaBeija by Richard Alvarez
Crystal LaBeija



Binder and glitter on acrylic

28.5 x 26.5 inches (72.4 x 67.3 cm)


Crystal LaBeija (1930s-1990s) was the founder of the legendary House of LaBeija. She started the house in 1977, and has been cited as the originator of the term “House” when marketing the first annual “House of LaBeija Ball.”

Work by Richard Alvarez