Performance and tour with Sur Rodney (Sur) with Art+ members Lola Flash, Hunter Reynolds, and Babirye Leilah Burns
1:00pm to 3:00pm: Survival AIDS "Into the Light" performance by Hunter Reynolds and Babirye Leilah Burns.
Reynolds and Burns will create an interactive ritual space using a combination of Ugandan ritual traditions. The performance will begin on the 2nd floor North Wing Terrace and come to rest in the Art AIDS America galleries during the tour. Reynolds’ performance will include an interactive piece, during which visitors may adhere the ART+ Positive flag stickers to the artist along with ritual objects made by participants. to adorn the artists body.
3:00pm: Tour of the Art AIDS America exhibition with archivist, writer and curator Sur Rodney (Sur) and photographer Lola Flash at the Bronx Museum.
The tour will focus on the absence and history of People of Color and Women in ACT UP and AIDS activism, and speak to the representation of People of Color and women in the exhibition along with artworks represented in the exhibition that speak to each of them in remarkable ways.