From abLA :: MAKE ART/STOP AIDS @ the Fowler Museum


On Saturday night I attended the opening of MAKE ART/STOP AIDS at UCLA’s Fowler Museum where works by artists (such as Robert Gober, William Kentridge, Sue Coe, David Wojnarowicz, General Idea) from the U.S., Brazil, India and South Africa highlight awareness regarding the epidemic of HIV and AIDS and explore the questions/history surrounding it. The media bombardment in the 80s and 90s regarding AIDS and HIV and how to protect ourselves has settled down to a wimper in the past decade. Remember all of the safe sex commercials on MTV?…continue reading on