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...

Toni Kitti: Artist

Tale of a "Crazy Artist" Finnish Photographer Toni Kitti Talks Art, AIDS, Shame & Recovery by Lester Strong "There is always a deep inner peace when I...

Grahame Perry: Artist

Materials of Survival Photographer Grahame Perry blends portraiture and pop art to convey the weight and exuberance of living long-term with HIV by Brent Calderwood In honor...

George Towne

Band of Brothers Artist George Towne Draws Inspiration from the Circle of Men in His Life by Chael Needle Light was fading when I arrived at the tail...

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...

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...

Darcy Padilla

Heartbreak & Humanity Photographer Darcy Padilla Addresses the Complexities of Poverty and the Difficult Task of Documenting Pain by Sean Black It was February 28, 1993, and...

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...

Saul Bromberger & Sandra Hoover: Artists

Portrait of the AIDS Generation The Work in Progress of Photographers Saul Bromberger and Sandra Hoover Documents Both Positive and Negative Long-Term AIDS Survivors by Hank...

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