Art After Hours: World AIDS Day Event and Screening

Art After Hours: World AIDS Day Event and Screening
Thursday, November 29, 2018,
5:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.

4:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. As part of World AIDS Day 2018 #knowyourstatus, screening of ALTERNATE ENDINGS, ACTIVIST RISINGS from Visual AIDS 2018 Day With(out) Art in Rembrandt Hall 104, Pomona College

ALTERNATE ENDINGS, ACTIVIST RISINGS reflects the persisting urgencies of today’s HIV/AIDS epidemic by pointing to pressing and intersecting political concerns, including HIV criminalization, Big Pharma, access to healthcare, and the disproportionate effects of HIV/AIDS on marginalized communities. At a moment of growing interest in the histories of AIDS activism, ALTERNATE ENDINGS, ACTIVIST RISINGS foregrounds contemporary engagements between activists, artists, and cultural workers on the front lines.

7 p.m. Decorate luminary bags to line the candlelight vigil and walk on World AIDS Day 2018. Help bundle donated hygiene products to distribute to homeless individuals living with HIV/AIDS. “Painting with prophylactics” activity with condoms and tempera paint.

Refreshments will be served.

This event is co-sponsored by the Office of Black Student Affairs, Queer Resource Center, McAlister Center, Claremont United Church of Christ, Foothill AIDS Project, and Health Education Outreach.