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Jenny Holzer Creates Mobile Exhibition for World AIDS Day

On the first day of December, a fleet of trucks illuminating the words of activists, poets, artists, educators and people living with H.I.V. and AIDS will travel through the city, competing with the billboards, neon and other distractions, in a mobile art exhibition for World AIDS Day.

 
 
 
 

GMHC 35TH ANNIVERSARY

Gay Men’s Health Crisis / GMHC marked their 35th Anniversary with a walk to the Memorial

 
 

THE READING FOR AIDS REMEMBRANCE

On June 22, 2017, PEN America hosted The Reading for AIDS Remembrance  at the Memorial, an incredibly moving event where poets, storytellers and performers gathered to mark the first-ever NYC Pride in a public space “dedicated specifically to AIDS remembrance.”

 
 
 
 

Saint Vincent’s Project: Novens For a Lost Hospital

The NYC Memorial was featured in the New York Times for it’s role in a unique, immersive performance titled, Saint Vincent’s Project: Novens For a Lost Hospital. Playwrite Cusi Cram tells the New York Times, “the play grew from discussions with Rattlestick’s artistic director, Danielle Topol, about moving theater outside the walls of a building.” … Continued

 
 
 
 
 
 

ACT UP 30 YEAR MARCH AND RALLY

On March 30, 2016, the AIDS Coalition To Unleash Power/ACT UP, held its 30th Anniversary March and Rally at the Memorial.