Performers in "Positive Motion," 1991

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Title

Performers in "Positive Motion," 1991

Subject

Halprin, Anna
AIDS (Disease) and art

Description

A photograph from the documentary "Positive Motion" which follows a unique HIV/AIDS dance group in San Francisco led by pioneering dancer Anna Halprin. It shows a group of men with AIDS or HIV-infection using their condition as a resource for creative expression. The film follows seven months of the group's emotionally-charged workshops, culminating in a poignant performance of a work titled "Carry Me Home." (https://openeyepictures.com/positive-motion-1)

Creator

Photographer Unknown

Source

Anna Halprin Papers

Date

1991

Contributor

Cataloging, digitization, and access supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts. Art Works.

Rights

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Type

Still Image

Identifier

AH-0629

Original Format

Photograph 8 1/2" x 11"

Citation

Photographer Unknown, “Performers in "Positive Motion," 1991,” Anna Halprin Digital Archive, accessed July 19, 2024, https://annahalprindigitalarchive.omeka.net/items/show/751.

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