Stolen Glances: LGBT Work with the Tessa Boffin Archive

Beige LGBT magazine has released two more interpretations of AIDS images of from the Tessa Boffin Archive.

Tessa Boffin, working in the 1980s, undertook photography work in LGBT issues, which included work around AIDS and the way homosexuals were portrayed by the media. As AIDS was only just coming to the fore, it was especially terrifying, and LGBT groups were particularly marginalized and demonised.

The two students work featured play around with the idea of being masked, and hidden away

Visit the students work and the source of the inspiration on the beige website

 

http://www.beigeuk.com/2014/06/shannon-mcgraths-stolen-glances/

http://www.beigeuk.com/2014/06/emily-gardners-stolen-glances/

 

Shannon McGrath

 

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