Notes on a Flash: Creating Agile Strategies for Social ChangeThis winter, artist Avram Finkelstein and members of the Fucklaws collective out of Montreal joined Visual AIDS in Brooklyn to talk about creating a social movement and  battling HIV criminalization with visual art.
Interested in getting involved or learning more? Check out POZ’s blog coverage of the workshop.

Notes on a Flash: Creating Agile Strategies for Social Change

This winter, artist Avram Finkelstein and members of the Fucklaws collective out of Montreal joined Visual AIDS in Brooklyn to talk about creating a social movement and  battling HIV criminalization with visual art.

Interested in getting involved or learning more? Check out POZ’s blog coverage of the workshop.

AIDS 2.0 by Avram Finkelstein
A member of Gran Fury on why the numbers of AIDS documentaries and gallery exhibitions are on the rise.
Even in the earliest moments of AIDS, and from deep within its swirling vortex, the outlines of its cultural meaning were detectable. Playing out as it did in the public sphere, it was impossible to overlook. So assumptions about it formed quickly in our shared spaces, and almost as immediately, they began to crystallize into canon.
Read more… http://www.poz.com/articles/avram_finkelstein_2676_23355.shtml

AIDS 2.0 by Avram Finkelstein

A member of Gran Fury on why the numbers of AIDS documentaries and gallery exhibitions are on the rise.

Even in the earliest moments of AIDS, and from deep within its swirling vortex, the outlines of its cultural meaning were detectable. Playing out as it did in the public sphere, it was impossible to overlook. So assumptions about it formed quickly in our shared spaces, and almost as immediately, they began to crystallize into canon.

Read more… http://www.poz.com/articles/avram_finkelstein_2676_23355.shtml