ART & AIDS: 35 Years of Survival

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  ART & AIDS: 35 Years of Survival Exhibit at the Leslie-Lohman Museum will commemorate GMHC’s 35th anniversary and will feature dozens of works created by people living with HIV and AIDS. The artworks, created in a variety of media, are the products of GMHC clients and weekly therapeutic art classes run by GMHC’s Volunteer, Work … Continue reading

Don’t Forget To Remember

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  Yesterday London Underground (known locally as ‘the Tube’) unveiled a stunning series of artworks by the late Australian artist/LGBT activist David McDiarmid that reference the AIDS Crisis.   McDiarmid who died aged 43 in 1995  was known for his Rainbow Aphorisms that he produced in response to his own, and his community’s, experience of the AIDS … Continue reading

Designers Against AIDS

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The ‘Love Life”T Shirt above is from N.I.C.E. Collective in San Francisco and is just one of the many fab garments you can buy online from DESIGNERS AGAINST AIDS website.  This is run by the ‘Beauty Without Irony’ a not-for-profit fundraising charity in Antwerp Belgium which was launched in 2004 to raise AIDS awareness in the international … Continue reading

(BPM) Beats Per Minute

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  If David France’s Oscar nominated ‘How To Survive a Plague‘ is recognized as the seminal movie on AIDS in the US, then Robin Campillo’s stunning new masterpiece BPM (Beats Per Minute) is undoubtably Europe’s candidate for the title.  His sprawling and somewhat harrowing tale that centers on the ACT UP group in Paris is … Continue reading

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