Day With(out) Art 2023: Everyone I Know Is Sick

A video still showing the tightly framed face of a person. Patchy white paint partially covers their skin; their eyes are outlined in blue, and a blue symbol resembling an eye appears on their forehead.

Hiura Fernandes and Lili Nascimento, still from the video Aquela criança com AID$ (That Child with AID$), 2023. Commissioned by Visual AIDS for Everyone I Know Is Sick

In recognition of the 2023 Day With(out) Art, the Yale Office of LGBTQ Resources, the Yale University Art Gallery, the Yale Center for British Art, and Public Humanities at Yale are proud to partner with Visual AIDS to present Everyone I Know Is Sick, a screening of five short videos highlighting connections between HIV and other forms of illness and disability. The program features work by Dorothy Cheung, Hiura Fernandes and Lili Nascimento, Beau Gomez, Dolissa Medina and Ananias P. Soria, Vasilios Papapitsios, and Kurt Weston. Introduction by Alex Fialho, a Ph.D. candidate in History of Art and African American Studies and the former Programs Director for Visual AIDS.

In order to create a space that is most accessible and welcoming to those in our community who are immunocompromised, face coverings are recommended.