World AIDS Day Event :: Medicine Wheel Installation

Medicine Wheel Installation

Tuesday November 30, 2010 at 11 pm to
Wednesday December 1, 2010 at 11 pm

The Cyclorama, 539 Tremont St, Boston, MA

Michael Downing presents the 19th annual Medicine Wheel art installation at the Boston Center for the Arts, commemorating World AIDS Day. Medicine Wheel, a public art installation and vigil held annually at the Boston Center for the Arts, is the longest running Boston Area World AIDS Day event. Medicine Wheel provides a safe place to gather and reflect on the impact of the pandemic, while artists from all over Boston offer their gifts of music, dance and poetry.

A procession starts form the BCA plaza at 11:45 pm Tuesday 
November 30. A Vigil of dance, song, ritual and prayer will be observed for the full 24 hours of Wednesday December 1.

Visitors are invited to leave an offering (personal object, letter, picture, poem etc.) for the healing and remembrance of all affected by HIV and AIDS.

Learn more about this installation here.