AIDS Art and Activism Today

AIDS Arts and Activism Today - MCNY event - 6-7-2017

June 7, 2017 | 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Join us for a discussion considering the legacy of HIV/AIDS activism in the ‘80s and ‘90s and how activists and artists continue to develop new models of treatment, prevention, and campaigns today. This program delves into the themes of our upcoming exhibition AIDS at Home: Art and Activism.

Avram Finkelstein, founding member of the Silence=Death Project, ACT UP, and Gran Fury;  Kia LaBeija, multidisciplinary artist, HIV/AIDS activist, and Overall Mother of the House of LaBeija; Reed Vreeland, Director of Policy, Housing Works; and
Sarah Schulman (moderator), novelist, playwright, and journalist.

Cost: $10 for adults | $5 for seniors, students & educators (with ID), and Museum members. Includes Museum admission. Attention Members: To receive your discount, click on the “Buy Tickets” button online, then sign in to your account on the ticketing page. Groups of 10 or more get discounts and priority seating, email or call us at programs@mcny.org or 917-492-3395.

Museum of the City of New York

1220 Fifth Avenue btwn 103rd and 104th Streets

New York, NY 10029

Tel: 212-534-1672

More info/tickets: http://www.mcny.org/event/aids-art-and-activism-today

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