Created at the height of the AIDS epidemic, the posters are presented alongside the iconic Connie's alter in conversation with local stories of the late 1980s and early ‘90s, bringing to the fore the lived experience, tragedy and enormous strength of the local queer community.
Image Credit: David McDiarmid Q from the Rainbow Aphorisms series, 1994-2012 (detail). Inkjet print on 310 gsm Platine fibre cotton rag, 118.9 x 84.1 cm. State Art Collection, Art Gallery of Western Australia. Purchased through the Art Gallery of Western Australia Foundation: TomorrowFund, 2015. © David McDiarmid, 1994-2012.