AIDS Memorial Quilt

This section features a collection of audio relating to the AIDS Memorial Quilt - both in New Zealand and internationally.


Cleve Jones

Cleve JonesCleve Jones, founder of the NAMES Project, talks to Ian Kember about the AIDS Memorial Quilt. The quilt was first unfolded on 11 October 1987 in Washington DC. This recording was possibly made at the offices of the NAMES Project on Market Street...

Published: June 1991

Gifting the Quilt to Te Papa

Gifting the Quilt to Te PapaIn May 2012 the New Zealand AIDS Memorial Quilt was gifted to Te Papa - the national museum of New Zealand...

Published: April 2012

Gilbert Smith

Gilbert SmithGilbert talks about the history of the quilt in New Zealand and promotes an upcoming silent auction fundraising event. The source of this recording is unknown (possibly a radio station in Auckland). If you know the radio station, or who the interviewer is...

Published: October 1993

International AIDS Memorial Quilt Conference

International AIDS Memorial Quilt ConferenceAs part of the United Nations 50th anniversary in 1995, an international AIDS Memorial Quilt conference was held in San Francisco. A selection of presentations and keynote speeches were recorded. Please note that we have removed participant names from audio items where we...

Published: March 1995

Michael Bancroft

Michael BancroftMichael, guardian of the NZ AIDS Memorial Quilt, talks about the history of the quilt in New Zealand...

Published: June 2010

Michele Cinq-Mars

Michele Cinq-MarsMichele Cinq-Mars, Director of Communications for the NAMES Project, talks to Ian Kember about the AIDS Memorial Quilt. This recording was possibly made at the offices of the NAMES Project on Market Street. Ian recorded the interview for the Gay BC radio programme in...

Published: June 1991

Nicki Eddy and co (1992)

Nicki Eddy and co (1992)Nicki and Allan talk to Mike Bakers on Radio Pacific about the New Zealand AIDS Memorial Quilt. Special thanks to MediaWorks (owners of Radio Pacific) for allowing us to make this archival recording available...

Published: September 1992

Nicki Eddy and co (1993)

Nicki Eddy and co (1993)Nicki, Audrey and Beverly talk about the New Zealand AIDS Memorial Quilt and promote an upcoming silent auction fundraising event. The source of this recording is unknown (possibly a radio station in Auckland). If you know the radio station, or who the interviewer...

Published: October 1993

Radio advert

Radio advertRadio advert used to promote viewings of the New Zealand AIDS Memorial at the Manukau City Shopping Centre in late 1994. This advert was one of four that promoted viewings of the quilt around Auckland in late 1994. The quilt panels were also...

Published: October 1994

Video of quilt panels

Video of quilt panelsA short video highlighting some of the panels on the New Zealand AIDS Memorial Quilt...

Published: June 2010