About FAM

The Foundation for the AIDS Monument is comprised of volunteer Board members who share a passion for ensuring that the history of the AIDS epidemic, both locally and nationally, is chronicled and preserved for younger generations.

Paris Chong

Paris Chong is the Gallery Manager and Curator of the prestigious Leica Gallery Los Angeles. With her extensive involvement in the art community, Ms. Chong’s duties over the many years have also seen her coordinating both intimate and large group art events at Leica Camera’s flagship store in West Hollywood. Celebrated artists range from the legendary Henri Cartier Bresson to contemporary powerhouse names such as Neal Preston, Julian Lennon, Lenny Kravitz and Ralph Gibson to name a few. Ms. Chong also volunteers as Curator at still life photography showings held by the American Society of Cinematographers at its historic Hollywood headquarters.

(photo by J.J. Geiger)