Dave R's last in this series of artistic HIV+ personalities, Herb Ritts was responsible for many iconic images of the 80’s and 90’s. He brought back glamour to image-making and the shoddy media reaction to his death was an undeserved tribute to his talent
From Impulse Group and The Advisorie, comes this artistic and educational short, a sexy portrayal of a couple taking the next step in their relationship, and the influence that knowledge, communication and compassion has on their deeper connection.
Dave R: Very few people who are not HIV-positive truly understand what that means. Nan Goldin does. She lived through the worst years of the plague and through photography, documented its effects on the margins of society
Does art have a place in gay men’s sexual hangouts like bathhouses? These artists say yes in this short film which explores the closing days of one of Toronto’s most well-used bathhouses, and the original art that decorated some of its rooms.