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Gideon Mendel (born 1959, Johannesburg, South Africa) is an award-winning photographer who has created "Through Positive Eyes" together with UCLA professor David Gere over the last 10 years. "Through Positive Eyes" is a participatory photography project in which people living with HIV and AIDS (PLWHA) share their stories in the form of photos, video, and narrativefor the last 10 years.

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  • 03. Dec 15. Jan 2017
    DISORDER Kunstverein in Hamburg
  • 09. Dec 26. Feb 2006
    The Body at Risk International Center of Photography, New York