1951-2017 Memorial Facebook Page
At 8:00pm, participants will march down Christopher Street to Christopher Street Pier, carrying banners created by Gilbert Baker. They will raise a Rainbow Flag and call for a rededication to progressive and radical activism, completing the tribute at 9:00pm.
The Facebook page for the event is: https://www.facebook.com/gilbertbakermemorial
the creator of the rainbow flag, passed away on March 31.
His family and friends thank you for supporting him
and the LGBTQ movement he fought for all these years.
It is the stated desire of his family and his closest friends
that this website remain an active tool in keeping his legacy alive.
We thank you, his friends, admirers and supporters,
for believing in his vision and ask for your patience
while we update Gilbert baker.com.
NEW 39th Anniversary 2017 Edition: 9-Color Gilbert Baker Rainbow Flag
Untitled Sample – Linen on Chrome. 65″ x31″ x 19″ Gilbert Baker ©2017.
Original Gilbert Baker Rainbow Flag