Selfies with my new mask, which was made in Mexico to help support indigenous (mostly female or trans) communities in Mexico affected by Covid-19.

Quarantine Self-Portraits

A visual representation of the evolution of mental distress caused by the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic I’ve thought about photographing pain … More

Covid-19 State of Mind. ©Alina Oswald. All Rights Reserved.

Pandemic-Inspired Creative Work

On using creative work to capture pandemics such as HIV and AIDS, and the Coronavirus pandemic Oftentimes in life we … More

"The Ghost of Covid-19" Each evening at 7pm people appear on their balconies to clap, cheer and make noise for the Covid-19 first responders. ©Alina Oswald.

The Symbolism of 7pm [cheer] in a (post) Covid-19 World

A visual interpretation of the meaning and symbolism of 7pm cheer for Covid-19 first responders during and post coronavirus pandemic … More

NYC Pride 2020 Fireworks. ©Alina Oswald.

Half-Year Mark: Six Notes for the First Six Months of 2020

Six notes for the first six months of 2020.

Rainbow Flag at Night

Photographing LGBTQ+ Activists

On art and activism, collectives and community responses “[…] Everything about political and social engagement is a part of a … More