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...

Ronnie Queenan: Artist

Awaken On a Journey of Self-Acceptance, Artist Ronnie Queenan Uses Paint & Brush to Create Healing Art & Talk About HIV/AIDS by Alina Oswald Ever since he...

David Spiher: Artist

The Prickliness of Life Artist David Spiher Documents the Struggles and Triumphs of Love & Loss by Hank Trout David Spiher certainly knows the prickliness of life....

Linda Stein: Artist

Compassionate Knights Painting, drawing, assemblage and construction, collage, sculpture, jewelry, digital prints, even calligraphy—the art of New York City-based Linda Stein encompasses many genres and...

Leah Nash

Tell the Story V. Anderson talks with photojournalist Leah Nash about documenting individuals living with HIV/AIDS in India The interpretation of “carnal intercourse against the order...

Scott Pasfield

Photographer Scott Pasfield Finds Inspiration in the Stories of Gay Men by Lester Strong In the Preface to his recently released book Gay in America (Welcome...

Duane Michals: Artist

Asking the Hard Questions Through his photography Duane Michals explores the great themes and problematics of human life by Lester Strong When I was first introduced a...

Héctor Toscano

The Artist's Voice In his words as well as his art, Héctor Toscano reveals what makes him tick, what ticks him off, and how he...

David Zaintz: Artist

Local Treasure Artist David Zaintz Talks About Making Paintings and Confronting AIDS in the Desert Southwest by Lester Strong Disc jockey, masseur, graphic and interior designer, artists’...

Larry Clark: Artist

In His Words His masculine, gravelly voice, weighted by mounting years, American art hero and cinematic bad-boy Larry Clark elucidates his passion for living while...

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Thanks to Whom?

When people discover that I have been a committed atheist since the age of nine (blame Methodist Sunday “Bible School”), they often ask, “Well,...