Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Homes Are a Language of Self-Expression in Queens

In “All the Queens Houses,” architect and photographer Rafael Herrin-Ferri explores the language of homes in New York City’s largest borough.

The title of the project refers to a line from the children’s story Humpty Dumpty: “All the king’s horses and all the king’s men / couldn’t put Humpty together again.” Herrin-Ferri sees the inability to return something to its original state as a blessing in disguise.

Having moved to Queens 15 years ago, the Sunnyside resident became interested in the archit…