Life Positive

E.A. Conner's avatar E.A. Conner Vote Code: 53038
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This series paintings was created using semen and acrylics. Each symbol, the scorpion, bio-hazard, and red ribbon are common tattoo iconography HIV+ gay men may get to indicate their positive status. Just over 4 oz. of semen was used per painting. The red spots on the Scorpion and Bio-hazard paintings are actual HIV+ semen and the gold spots on the Red Ribbon painting are HIV+. These paintings were created as a reminder that we all come in contact with people every day who are HIV+. Unlike the 70's, 80's and early 90's, Being HIV+ is no longer a death sentence. Today people are living Positive, Long, Healthy lives.

Entry Details
  • Art form: 3-D
  • Depth: 1.75
  • Medium: Life Positive - Acrylics Semen and HIV Semenon on Wood Panel
  • Width: 24
  • Year created: 2012
  • Height: 24

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