Gideon Mendel (1959)
LOOKING AIDS IN THE FACE: ANONYMOUS (2001)
Digital photographic print, mounted between metal and glass / 590 x 395 mm
Donated by the artist
A student at a university in Maputo, Mozambique, is depicted as an anonymous male. The extreme stigma relating to his HIV/AIDS status led him to remove his clothing, hoping that would make him unidentifiable.