Created by AVEN community on 11 August 2010
Unveiled at asexuality.org.
“Sometimes shortened to ‘ace’. A person who does not experience sexual atrraction. Asexuality is a sexual orientation and is different from celibacy, in that celibacy is the choice to refrain from engaging in sexual behaviors and does not comment on one’s sexual attractions.”
– The Transgender Language Primer. See the full asexual definition.
This flag has four even horizontal stripes which are colored (top to bottom) black (#000000), grey (#A3A3A3), white (#FFFFFF), and purple (violet #800080).
The black stripe represents asexuality. The grey stripe represents other ace-spectrum identities including demisexuality and grey-asexuality. The white stripe represents allosexuality, and the purple stripe represents the asexual community.
About the Creator
“The Asexual Visibility and Education Network (AVEN) was founded in 2001 with two distinct goals: creating public acceptance and discussion of asexuality and facilitating the growth of an asexual community.”
– AVEN about page