VAV GALLERY

Rituals of Grief

benni

benni

Project Statement

Rituals of Grief is a collaboration between Alex Apostolidis and benni ritualizing grief and memorializing those lost to the overdose crisis.

Artist Bio

benni (they/elle) is a queer artist, community worker, facilitator, and settler working and living in Tio'tia: ke / Mooniyang / Montréal. they are a writer for L'Injecteur at AQPSUD. benni uses their lived experience with drug use, art, and advocacy work to advocate for harm reduction and meaningful participation of people who use drugs in policy and practice.