Persons of Interest reviewed in New York Times, July 29, 2016


The Bureau’s current exhibition, Persons of Interest, received a very positive review in Holland Cotter’s “Art of the AIDS Years: What Took Museums So Long?” in The New York Times, July 29, 2016.

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A version of this review appears in print on July 29, 2016, on page C21 of the New York edition with the headline: Art From the Age of AIDS.

Persons of Interest, curated by Sam Gordon, features a wide cross section of Visual AIDS artist members and friends.

The exhibition includes work by Raynes Birkbeck, Mark Carter, Ben Cuevas, Chloe Dzubilo, Arnold Fern, Tim Greathouse, Keith Haring, Hudson, Affrekka Jefferson, Jerry the Marble Faun, Joyce McDonald, Lucas Michael, Nicolas Moufarrege, Luna Luis Ortiz, Hugh Steers, Hunter Reynolds, Tseng Kwong Chi, Muna Tseng, and Frederick Weston.

The exhibition will remain on view at the Bureau through Sunday, September 18th, 2016.

Image: “Peace” (2004), by Joyce McDonald, in the exhibition “Persons of Interest” at the Bureau of General Services—Queer Division. Credit Byron Smith for The New York Times.