Cookie Mueller and Vittorio Scarpati at Studio Voltaire, London

Vittorio Scarpati, Untitled, 1989.
Since HIV has decided to bless me, my life for good and for bad has had a series of uncontrollable spins, in which I continue to rotate complacently. Yes, I’m your steamroller and it flattens me.

ANDY KEATE/COURTESY THE ESTATE OF COOKIE MUELLER