Alarming rise in numbers of HIV infections among African-Americans

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The modern AIDS epidemic is quite different from the one it used to be during the eighties. Yet, no matter its age, AIDS has influenced many lives in many different ways. AIDS-related artworks created during the past 26 years has time-stamped moments in the evolution of the epidemic and on the devastations it brought to those it touched. Looking at the artwork created during the early years of AIDS, we are surprised to recognize some AIDS-related issues of the eighties into the poignant issues of the modern and manageable disease that AIDS has become over the years.