Art AIDS America

Art AIDS America

Art AIDS America

October 3, 2015 - January 10, 2016

This groundbreaking exhibition 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 to the present.

Audio Tour of Art AIDS America

Hear directly from artists and experts about artworks in Art AIDS America. We hope their stories encourage you to look closely and consider how HIV and AIDS have impacted our community, the art world, and still continue to affect all of our lives today.

Director Introduction

Director Introduction

Izhar Patkin

Izhar Patkin

Alon Reininger artwork discussed by Sue Fenoglio

Alon Reininger artwork discussed by Sue Fenoglio

Deborah Kass

Deborah Kass

Rudy Lemcke

Rudy Lemcke

Andres Serrano

Andres Serrano

Daniel Goldstein

Daniel Goldstein

William Powhida artwork discussed by Nelson Santos, Visual AIDS

William Powhida artwork discussed by Nelson Santos, Visual AIDS

Artworks discussed on the audio tour