Queer Threads

Positive Threads Artists Allyson Mitchell, Jessica Whitbread and L.J. Roberts use art & activism to start a new dialogue about all self-identified women, their sexuality...

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...

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...

Kelly L. Taylor: Artist

The Risk of Difference Artist Kelly L. Taylor creates unexpected communities by Chael Needle We expect artists to take risks in their work, but society forgets (or...

Carmine Santaniello: Artist

The Test of Time A conversation with New York City-based artist Carmine Santaniello about surviving the AIDS crisis, and creating art that helps today’s youth...

Frank Moore

Let It Shine Angela Leroux-Lindsey explores the long-lasting effects of Frank Moore’s toxic beauty From the moment of his HIV diagnosis, Frank Moore’s painting became an...

Michael Johnstone & David Faulk (Mrs. Vera): Artists

Picture This With the help of his partner and subject, a San Francisco photographer commemorates the colorful lives of friends lost to AIDS by Chip Alfred When...

Sam Shahid: Artist

And the Band Was Playing a Gay Tune Photographer Sam Shahid promotes pride & positivity in a new book benefitting HIV/AIDS service organization ACRIA by Michael...

Art & AIDS

Perception as Muse In Anticipation of an Upcoming “Art & AIDS” Exhibit, Participants Share Their Perspectives About Creative Inspirations by Angela Leroux-Lindsey Throughout history, artists often speak...

Carrie Moyer: Artist

Authentic Voice As She Preps for Her Inclusion in the 2017 Whitney Biennial, Carrie Moyer Reflects on Her Agitprop Activist Projects & the Power of...

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Jonathan & Derrick Allen-Young: Advocates

Someone once sang, Love is a many splendored thing. Well, it seems it applies to these two doves. Twenty-seven year old Jonathan Allen and twenty-five...

John Wikiera: Advocate

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