"Heroes: A Tribute" with Doug Meyer
Media Type |
audio
Publication Date |
Jun 24, 2019
Episode Duration |
00:51:58
Doug Meyer joins Natalie on the podcast to discuss the release his book of Heroes: A Tribute. The book grew out of a traveling exhibition, which included 3 shows in New York, Miami and Los Angeles. "In 1981, Doug Meyer lost a dear friend to a mysterious new disease we now know was AIDS. Over the next few years, Doug went to seventy-nine funerals. In HEROES, Doug pays homage by way of portraiture to 50 innovative pioneers from the worlds of art, design, film, and dance, who were some of the first victims of AIDS and AIDS-related diseases. Among these individuals whose lives are celebrated in HEROES are Robert Mapplethorpe, Keith Haring, Alvin Ailey, Gia, Rudolf Nureyev, Freddie Mercury, Rock Hudson, Tina Chow, Klaus Nomi, and Halston."https://dougmeyerstudio.comPurchase Heroesinstagram: @doug_meyerHeroes: A Tribute Trade Edition | Doug Meyer’s SF Book TourCanopy Space SF https://www.canopy.space/doug-meyer-book-signing/Monday, June 24 | 5:30PM - 8:00PM595 Pacific Ave 4th floor SF,  CA 94113Talk and signing event with this cool new space in SF’s design area.San Francisco Public Library’s James C. Hormel LGBTQIA Centerhttps://sfpl.org/index.php?pg=1038338401Tuesday, June 25 | 6:00PM - 7:30PM100 Larkin Street, SFThe James C. Hormel LGBTQIA Center is the gateway to the Library’s broader collections documenting lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning, intersex, asexual and allies’ history and culture, with a special emphasis on the San Francisco Bay Area.Book Passage Ferry Plazahttps://www.bookpassage.com/event/doug-meyer-heroes-san-francisco-ferry-building-storeThursday, June 27 | 6:00PM - 8:00PMFerry Building, One, #42, San Francisco, CA 94111Oakland Museum of Art https://museumca.org/2019/friday-nights-omca-june28Friday, June 28 | 6:00PM - 8:00PMOMCA Store, Level 21000 Oak Street, Oakland CA   Signing only in the bookstoreAHB YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/c/TheArtHistoryBabes Check out our Patreon for bonus episodes: www.patreon.com/arthistorybabes Website: www.arthistorybabes.com Insta: @arthistorybabespodcast Twitter: @arthistorybabes Email: arthistorybabes@gmail.comLearn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

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