Martin Wong: Artist

Human Instamatic Martin Wong Created Eclectic, Gritty, Mythic Queer Art by Hank Trout Walking through the exhibit “Martin Wong: Human Instamatic” at the Berkeley Art Museum and...

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...

David Binder

In 1988, photographer and filmmaker David Binder began documenting Gail Farrow's life and her family's process of coming to terms with her imminent death....

Graphic Encounters

Artist Mark Bennett talks about transforming loss into more abundant living by Lester Strong Whimsy and AIDS may not seem a compatible mix. But sometimes whimsy...

Mario Sostre

Sofrito Magic New York City artist Mario Sostre offers a mixed media recipe for keeping everybody in the know about HIV/AIDS by Alina Oswald Sofrito is a...

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...

Ghee Phua: Artist

Council of Elders With a series of portraits of gay men, artist Ghee Phua celebrates long-term survivors by Hank Trout These portraits of gay seniors are oddly...

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Voice & Dance Lessons

Friends have brought to my attention that my For the Long Run columns for A&U have all dealt with rather somber subjects—overcoming survivor’s guilt,...

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Suzanne Poli: Artist