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Dec 1–Dec 1, 2011

Unleashing The Archive: A World Aids Day Event


The 22nd Day With(out) Art, takes place on World AIDS Day, December 1, 2011, with Unleashing the Archive. A two-part project, Unleashing the Archive is a momentary retrospective that reactivates archival documents as a way of addressing the history of AIDS cultural activism and direct action in the context of the present crisis.

Thu, Dec 1, 2011, 1PM
Excursus I: Ribbon Bee
ICA wishes to thank: the New York Public Library, Manuscripts and Archives Division; Philadelphia FIGHT/AIDS Library; Thomas Devaney; Thadeus Dowad; Ellie Levitt; Thomas Lannon; Peter Lien; GALAEI Project; San Francisco AIDS Foundation; ASIAC; and Mark Seaman.