21st Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
Heklina: A Memorial

In 2023, one of San Francisco's most adored drag queens, Heklina, suddenly passed away. A large memorial was organized in her honor, with hundreds from the community taking part. This photo was taken at her memorial, which began with a large outdoor street party and show.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 05.2023
Date Uploaded: 11.2023
Photo Location: San Francisco, California, United States of America
Camera: X100V
Copyright: © Christine Kemp