HIV

Film

‘beats per minute’ is an urgent drama about 90s aids activism

The Oscar-buzzed film illustrates how indebted modern LGBT culture is to the ACT UP movement.
André-Naquian Wheeler
10.24.17
News

2 chainz turned his pink trap house into an hiv testing clinic

The Georgian native is giving back to his community in an awesome way.
Hannah Ongley
7.5.17
Music

exclusive: mykki blanco discusses gender politics and being hiv-positive in new grindr series

In “Chi Sessions,” Mykki Blanco, Cakes Da Killa, and Young Assata discuss the complexities of being LGBTQ in America today.
André-Naquian Wheeler
6.23.17
Music

​mykki blanco’s new video aims to raise awareness of youth hiv and aids

'Hideaway' focuses on a couple, one HIV positive, one negative. The film queers the tropes of hip-hop videos to raise awareness on Youth HIV and AIDS Awareness Day.
Charlotte Gush
4.11.17
News

what if robert mapplethorpe got into a twitter feud with a kardashian?

The new sci-fi documentary 'FATHERS' imagines a world where AIDS never happened, Robert Mapplehorpe and Keith Haring survived, and we have a gay president.
Hannah Ongley
12.1.16
News

aussie teens replicate martin shkreli’s $750 hiv drug for $2

Shkreli, the abominable pharma-bro who hiked the price of a live-saving HIV drug more than 4,000%, is unimpressed at the Sydney students who cooked up a replica in their high school lab.
Hannah Ongley
12.1.16
Culture

why world aids day matters

On the 28th World AIDS Day, i-D asked activists, artists, and academics what they think the world needs to know.
Tom Rasmussen
12.1.16
Culture

in london, protestors demand access to hiv prevention drug prep

We have the tools to prevent HIV transmissions, but the NHS is withholding the drugs. These protestors are leading the fight back.
Edward Siddons
7.8.16
Culture

meet the fashion student changing the way we look at hiv

Jacob Alexander started the Positive Project to build awareness around the causes and symptoms of HIV.
Lula Ososki
6.28.16
Culture

you’re hiv positive. now what?

How a community workshop in New York City is changing the way we think about treating HIV/AIDS.
Alice Newell-Hanson
12.1.15
Culture

today is world aids day, be aware if you dare

To show our support and raise awareness of the disease, we flick back through i-D's 100th issue, devoted to the positive response from fashion, music, film, photography, sport and activism. Wise up Earthling!
Felicity Kinsella
12.1.14
Fashion

beauty without irony is the charity using fashion to make the world a better place

Beauty without Irony and its offshoot, Designers Against AIDS are working towards making the world a more beautiful place. We speak to its founder, Ninette Murk.
Felicity Kinsella
2.27.14