Kia Labeija: Artist

Kwan's Song & the Allure of Immortality by Sean Black “He has kept me alive,” describes native New Yorker and multidisciplinary artist Kia Labeija during...

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...

Well Beyond HIV

by Alina Oswald Ask anybody over a certain age, and they’ll tell you that getting old is not easy, especially when living in a society...

Bill Bytsura: Artist

Retooling the Fight In his upcoming coffee-table book, photographer Bill Bytsura captures a portrait of early AIDS activism, offering a candid visual memoir of the...

Eric Rhein: Artist

Possibilities of Transcendence Multidimensional artist Eric Rhein talks about the impact that HIV/AIDS has had on his life and his work as he preps a...

Kurt Weston: Artist

Metamorphoses Award-winning fine art photographer Kurt Weston uses art as a “trans-portal” between a pre-AIDS past and a post-AIDS future by Alina Oswald A generation unaware of...

Urban Theater

All New York Is a Stage An Exhibition & Book Explores 1980s New York as Theater, When Artists Grappled with New Media, New Fame, and...

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...

Ephemera as Evidence

Ephemera as Evidence A new Visual AIDS show explores the legacy of AIDS by Alina Oswald In recent history, the AIDS pandemic has prominently highlighted our…limitations, as...

Gerard H. Gaskin: Artist

Through the Lens Award-winning photographer Gerard H. Gaskin captures a then-and-now portrait of the AIDS pandemic by Alina Oswald While many may not recognize his name, photographer...

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Nancy Ledins: Advocate

Unwanted hair is a drag, especially when it propagates on the upper lip of a classy woman like myself. A moustache I don’t need!...