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AIDS memorial quilt


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Men and women dressed in white holding up a section of the 'Patchwork of Names' [AIDS memorial quilt] with a couple holding hands below, further details of people working on the quilt and a view of crowds with the quilt on the ground; verso: text in four blocks referring to the origin of 'Le Patchwork des Nomes' in France and extract quotes from dedications that appear on the quilt. Colour lithograph by Sophie Vinualés.


Le Patchwork des Noms. Perpétuer la mémoire des personnes décédées du SIDA, soutenir leurs proches, témoigner de la réalité de l'épidémie par des manifestations publiques. Le patchwork des Noms France a été créé en 1989. Il s'inspire du Names Project fondé en 1987 aux États-Unis. Le panneau ... Des ateliers ... La remise du panneau ... les déploiements ... Daniel Defert: "Qui ne ressent devant le Patchwork ..." ... Richard: "Son prénom, maintenant dans nos mémoires ... À son absence. Graphisme: Sophie Vinualés.


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AIDS memorial quilt. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY-NC

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