exhibitions
 

 

 

Remember: An AIDS Memorial Retrospective

December 1 - 29, 2018

Opening Reception December 1st. (World AIDS Day) 5-10pm

Kurt Weston, Barbara Romain, Alexandria Allan


The history of AIDS activism and the losses of the ongoing AIDS crisis continue to resonate with multiple generations. Remember is a memorial retrospective exhibition commemorating those lost to AIDS while they were still in their prime before the symptoms of the virus took hold.  The exhibit offers a snapshot of the 1980’s underground, rife with counter culture indignation, sexual exploration and a resistance to the socio-political systems which marginalized alternative, queer lifestyles.  

AIDS Then & Now - a panel discussion 5 – 6PM
Since the beginning of the HIV/AIDS epidemic in the 1980’s the underlying causes of HIV/AIDS such as poverty, homophobia, racism and stigma are still rampant. The panelist will focus on the impact and status of the epidemic then and now.

The Panelist:
Dr. William Thompson IV – Infectious Disease & HIV specialist. 
Philip Yeager – Executive Director/CEO at Radiant Health Centers
Alina Oswald – Author and Editor for A&U - America's AIDS Magazine

Kurt Weston – Artist, Educator and Advocate


Kurt Weston

 


Barbara Romain, HARD RAIN

 

 


Alexandria Allan, Sex at Stations of the Cross

 

Press Mention:

Remembering Without Flinching
Three Artists’ Work Commemorates Those Lost to AIDS in Their Prime

by Hank Trout. A&U Magazine


 

Drone

January 3 - 26, 2019

Opening Reception January 5th. 6-10pm

Kebe Fox, Stephen Anderson


A blind, uncritical follower of an ideology or belief.

One who does tedious, menial work or appears to lack emotion, concern or enthusiasm.

An individual who contributes nothing and lives off the labors of others.

A pilotless, remotely controlled aircraft utilized as a weapon, for surveillance, transporting or recreational use.

A sustained, monotonous sound, hum or buzz.

 

Kebe Fox, Pipe Dreams


 


Stephen Anderson, The End is Calling

 

Recommended listening for Drone:

Everyday Robots | Damon Albarn
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rjbiUj-FD-o

Clones |  Alice Cooper
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U55stSItNHU

Mini Mall | Dancing Lethargic
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dYhrHxwISAU

Monoculture | Soft Cell
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZgbYwDH0Pew

Atomic Cafe | OMD
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CqZDJzN7stk
 
 

To preview the Drone show in progress and visit the artists studios inquire at: kfoxart@aol.com
 
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