The Next Project

The Next Project

Even as someone with HIV, I sometimes struggle to find the exact forms of infectious behavior. There seems to be a prevalent “half-knowledge” of what is seen as risky, and of what is seen as safe sex. People tend to have a bit of an idea, but nobody really knows the details or exact ways of transmission. The HIV Kama Sutra will hopefully change that.

Women I

Women I

Images confronting the challenge of an HIV confession, as well as the perception of my approach to women after my diagnosis. What was before? What is after?

The Everyday

The Everyday

Photography documenting the everyday - medication and procedures that accompany an HIV diagnosis. Holy relics of a science based life.

Blood

Blood

Combined with the medical approach, the contradictions between the medical and the poetic confrontations are in constant contrast to one another. My perception of blood and its meaning shifts constantly. Poisonous, reason for my infection, but giver of life.

Self Portraits

Reviewing and recapturing, my life as a negative continues to pop its head into my life as a positive. Wearing a mask, my search for the artistic identity continues - trying to find a balance between the now and the has-been. Who was I as a negative? Who am I as a positive?

Going Viral – My Exhibition in Vienna – February 2018

Going Viral – My Exhibition in Vienna – February 2018

Zu Allererst; Vielen Dank an die MA7 und 1030 Wien für die Unterstützung! Ohne diese Unterstützung wäre die Ausstellung nicht möglich gewesen! Die Ausstellung "going viral" ist eine Dokumentation meiner Diagnose und meines anfänglichen Lebens mit HIV. Der Ausgangspunkt der Ausstellung „Going Viral“, die meine aktuelle und gleichnamige Fotoserie erstmals Öffentlichkeit präsentiert, ist meine Infektion [...]