If a picture is worth a thousand words, behold 157,000+ and counting! Click on any photo that piques your curiosity, browse around. Keep coming back as we periodically upload more images. Comments are welcome!

If you have photos of/with B.Michael, please consider sharing them for posting here.

Portrait of the Artist as a (Very) Young Man

Bert | Michael | B.Michael

In Recline

B.Michael — Beloved Godfather + Uncle

Kiki-ing with Friends + Chosen Family

Kiki-ing in Community

IBM = I, B.Michael


123 West 117th Street, Central Harlem

Other Countries

Pride Marching

Sustaining Community Institutions

Campus Life at Adelphi University, 1976-81

Andover Bread Loaf

Bert Hunter, Teacher, City-As-School High School, 1990s

Bert Hunter, Senior, Brooklyn Technical High School, 1976

Sophomore Track & Field Athlete, Brooklyn Technical High School, 1973-4 (center in yellow)

Sixth Grader at P.S. 146, Manhattan NY, 1970 (back row, 2nd from left)

Visitors from Overseas


B.Michael’s beloved mom — Sheila Louise Sorden (b. Jan 31, 1934 ~ d. Aug 7, 2000)

Family of Origin – Sorden & Hunter Clans

Cousins Michael & Sheilah

Bert & John

Impromptu Photo Shoot with Kevin Ramos — Mid-1980s, Boston

“Mirror, mirror . . .”

The Bahamas — Country of origin of his father’s people — August 1993

Italy, August-September 1995

Stowe, Vermont USA, Between 1993-95, “Skiing While Black”

Turkey-Greece, August 24 – September 5, 1994

B.Michael composed one of his poems while on the Greek isle of Kos.

New Orleans LA + Biloxi MS :: Bert’s Birthday Surprise for John, March 1991


If you visit the National AIDS Memorial Grove in San Francisco, California, consider taking a photo with B.Michael’s name and sending it back for posting!