Topic: aids

Pacifico Silano
Out There

Dear Uncle Frank: A Photographer’s Exploration of Gay Myths and Family Truths

After his uncle died of AIDS in the late 80s, photographer Pacifico Silano set out to examine the myths, truths and visions of gay culture.

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Philip-Lorca diCorcia
Out There

Trade: Philip-Lorca diCorcia’s Hollywood Hustlers

The photographer’s groundbreaking portrait series, made during the AIDS pandemic of the early 90s, exists in the space between documentary fact and postmodern fiction. It’s being reissued this month in an expanded monograph.

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Zanele Muholi—Courtesy of the Artist and Yancey Richardson Gallery
Out There

Saving Face: The Portraits of Zanele Muholi

On view at the Yancey Richardson gallery in New York, photographer Zanele Muholi’s work explores the identity of an often-maligned community in South Africa.

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Jonathan Torgovnik—Reportage by Getty Images for TIME
Photo Essay

Generation of Orphans: South Africa’s Children of AIDS

Jonathan Torgovnik’s photographs put a face on the destructive legacy AIDS has brought upon the families of South Africa.

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Katja Heinemann
In Progress

The Graying of AIDS

On World AIDS Day, TIME looks at photographer Katja Heinemann’s project, which documents the effects of the disease among senior citizens.

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Krisanne Johnson—Prospekt Fotografi
Out There

Krisanne Johnson Awarded the W. Eugene Smith Grant in Humanistic Photography

After receiving the prestigious prize Wednesday evening, Johnson writes about I Love You Real Fast, a project that documents young women’s struggles with HIV/AIDS in Swaziland.

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Krisanne Johnson—Magnum Foundation Emergency Fund
Man on the Wire

Krisanne Johnson’s Kickstarter: From the Series Photojournalism at the Crossroads

Krisanne Johnson looked to Kickstarter, an online funding platform, to raise the money that enabled her to return to Swaziland to complete her long-term project on HIV/AIDS

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