Lifting the Veil

A New Exhibit Proves It Takes at Least Two to Play Hide and Seek by Chael Needle There’s a danger that “Hide/Seek: Difference and Desire in...

Richard Hofmann: Gallery

Retrospectives Artist and show coordinator Ellie Winberg talks about a retrospective of the work of Richard Hofmann, a show revisiting the early years of the...

J. Tomás López: Artist

Dare Look Capturing faces of AIDS, photographer J. Tómas López dares people to look the early pandemic in the eye by Alina Oswald It all started with...

Richard Haines

Art Belongs to Us Fashion Blogger Richard Haines Talks to Lester Strong About the Consolations of Beauty and Art in the Age of AIDS artist’s time,...

Curtis Carman

Defying Conformity With His Unconventional Artistry, Curtis Carman Makes a Statement and Makes Us Laugh by Chip Alfred Curtis Carman is a man of many talents—a sculptor,...

Richard Vechi: Artist

Different Blessings With wit and passion, artist Richard Vechi explores sexuality, faith and living as a long-term survivor by Lester Strong Photography, painting, videos, constructions, installations—New Jersey-based...

Jesse Finley Reed: Artist

Bleakness & Becoming Jesse Finley Reed Explores Sexuality & Empowerment in the Age of AIDS by Stevie St. John When his lifelong physician grew serious and addressed...

Read My Lips

The First Retrospective of Gran Fury Reminds that Kissing Doesn’t Kill (Greed and Indifference Do) by Angela Leroux-Lindsey In November 1989, New York Archbishop John O’Connor opened...

Bearing Witness

Documenting Thirty Years of AIDS, Art Creates a Different Kind of History by Chip Alfred It was the summer of 1981. After several reported cases of...

Piedad “Pete” Fontanes Bernikow

Confronting the Furies Piedad “Pete” Fontanes Bernikow Celebrates Life in the Face of Challenges by Lester Strong Approach the visual art of Piedad “Pete” Fontanes Bernikow and...

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