This calendar features upcoming Visual AIDS events and exhibitions, and those of our Artist Members and colleagues.

Upcoming Events

July 2015

Artist Member Exhibition

Queer Fantasy

OHWOW Gallery

July 11–August 15, 2015

OHWOW Gallery is pleased to present Queer Fantasy, a group exhibition curated by William J. Simmons. Featuring work by ten artists – A.K. Burns, Leidy Churchman, Jimmy DeSana, Celeste Dupuy-Spencer, Mariah Garnett, Jacolby Satterwhite, David Benjamin Sherry, Jack Smith, A...
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AGING FIERCELY WHILE TRANS with Kate Bornstein, Sheila Cunningham, Miss Major, & Jay Toole

Streetwise and Safe, Miss Major-Jay Toole Building for Social Justice

Saturday, July 11, 2015

from 2:00pm–5:00pm

Presentations + Community Discussion: 2–4PMIntergenerational Reception: 4–5PMThis community, open forum event will bring together trans, gender-queer, and gender non-conforming folks from across generations, along with allies, to discuss and celebrate AGING FIERCELY WHILE TRANS. Amidst ongoing violence and increased visibility for...
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Chloe Dzubilo DUETS Book Club

Bluestockings

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

from 7:00pm–8:30pm

The importance of community and dialogue are at the heart of Visual AIDS' new DUETS publication series. In hopes of bringing together the extended Visual AIDS community of artist members, advocates, and affiliates around our latest publications, Visual AIDS is...
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Tongues Untied by Marlon Riggs

Maysles Cinema

Friday, July 24, 2015

from 7:30pm–9:00pm

Co-presented with Dirty Looks: On LocationCurator: Evan GarzaTongues Untied is a film essay by Marlon Riggs, a Texas-born African American poet, filmmaker, educator, and gay rights activist. The film, which Riggs describes as his legacy, celebrates black men loving black...
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John Sex — The True Story

Pyramid Club

Sunday, July 26, 2015

from 8:30pm–10:00pm

Co-presented with Dirty Looks: On LocationCurator: Bradford NordeenJohn Sex (1956 - 1990) was a wily and ribald staple of the East Village scene immortalized in books like Art After Midnight. With his sizzling singles like "Hustle With My Muscle" and "Bump and...
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August 2015

September 2015

October 2015

Visual AIDS Recommends

Art AIDS America: Traveling Exhibition

Tacoma Museum of Art

October 3–January 10, 2016

Art AIDS America underscores the deep and unforgettable presence of HIV in American art. It introduces and explores the whole spectrum of artistic responses to AIDS, from the politically outspoken to the quietly mournful, surveying works from the early 1980s...
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