Every Moment Counts, 1989, Rotimi Fani-Kayode

Lola Flash curated this month's web gallery, Stay Afloat, featuring barubaro, Rotimi Fani-Kayode, Antonio Lopez, Ralph Hall, Morris Lane, Michael Kopp, Javier Soriano, Sam Kirk, Ray Navarro, Daphne Von Rey, Keith Haring, Nancer LeMoins, Affreka Jefferson, Tara B, Kia LaBeija, Kissa Millar, Luis Carle, Bryan Hoffman, W. Benjamin Incerti, Mr. Johnson, Marcelo Maia, Kelvin Atmadibrata, and Joyce McDonald.

Flash says, "We now witness a different America. This happens right as we finally start to behold a shift in LGBT+ rights, along with a stream of consciousness considering the notion of equality for all. Many are angry about the election results; many in fear for their lives and many are becoming or continuing to be ambassadors for the cause. Under the Obama administration I, for the first time in my life felt proud to be an American, I knew he had my back. Though as an activist, and an alumni of ACT UP, I have never lost sight of our continued global fight for justice, to challenge society’s ignorance and to find a cure! It is the 21st century and “AIDS is not over”! " Read more.

Each month, Visual AIDS invites guest curators, drawn from both the arts and AIDS communities, to select several works from the Frank Moore Archive Project and Visual AIDS Artists Registry.

View past Web Gallery here.


Rotimi Fani-Kayode

Antonio Lopez

Ralph Hall

Morris Lane

Michael Kopp

Javier Soriano

Sam Kirk

Ray Navarro

Daphne Von Rey

Keith Haring

Nancer LeMoins

Affrekka Jefferson

Tara B

Kia LaBeija

Kissa Millar

Luis Carle

Bryan Hoffman

W. Benjamin Incerti

Mr Johnson

Marcelo Maia

Kelvin Atmadibrata

Joyce McDonald