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...

Dudley Saunders: Artist

The Things We Left Behind With “In These Boxes,” performance artist Dudley Saunders uses objects to bring back lives cut short by Larry Buhl The things we...

Journeys Through Darkness

Journeys Through Darkness by Alina Oswald CreateSpace Reviewed by Chip Alfred To put it simply, Kurt Weston’s story is a writer’s dream. Having endured more than his share...

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...

The End Was Near

MCA Chicago’s “This Will Have Been” Revisits the Political Urgency of the 1980s by Larry Buhl In the 2010 film Hot Tub Time Machine, one character scoffs...

Global Meets Local

Artists Draw on Experiences to Make the Breadth of AIDS Visible by Chael Needle Reflecting on President Reagan’s silence around AIDS in the 1980s, Tony Kushner...

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,...

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...

Joyce McDonald: Artist

Out of the Fire Anointed, Inspired, Delivered & Saved, Artist Joyce McDonald Rewrites Longterm Survival by Chael Needle Photos by Alina Oswald HIV is not the end. Having...

David Hilliard: Artist

Strong at the Broken Places Photographer David Hilliard Draws on Personal History to Create Panoramas of Possibility by Lester Strong Glance at the photography of David Hilliard...

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