BK Art Exhibit Made With Blood Confronts Ban On LGBTQ Donors.
An art exhibit featuring the blood of LGBTQ people restricted from donating despite a national blood shortage is headed to Crown Heights. The art installation — featuring blood preserved in resin panels — will debut Friday at the Major R. Owens Health and Wellness Community Center, which opened last year in the former Bedford Union Armory. A blood drive hosted by the New York Blood Center will happen alongside the event in the Brooklyn Pride Community Pride Center’s headquarters at the building. Read article at Patch