Jörn Wolters was born in Bremen, Germany, and lives in Amsterdam, Netherlands. With a PhD in biochemistry, he worked as taxonomy manager at the scientific publisher Elsevier between 2001–2017. Since 2006, he has been associated with the Stichting NAMENproject Nederland.
AIDS memorials from obituaries to artworks – a photo essay
Based on the online repository AIDSmemorial.info, this essay highlights the diversity of AIDS memorials worldwide by defining twenty categories, reflecting on their origins and evolution as well as attempts to preserve this cultural heritage.