Art Salon Chinatown

On View

The Nearness of You: Reflections on Nature

November 9, 2019 – January 11, 2020
Opening Saturday November 9, 2019 from 5:00 – 7:00 pm


Featured artists:

Carole Kim, Cathy Lu, and Victoria Tao.

 September 7 – November 2, 2019

Singing in the Dark: A Meditation on Migrationis an exhibition reflecting on migratory displacement, refuge, and, ultimately, belonging. The exhibition brings together a group of artists who explore this rich yet difficult personal terrain via memory, family, and community. They offer first- and second- generation perspectives on immigration or refuge, inflected with individual approaches to navigating identity formation in their respective practices. As multicultural, diasporic artists working in a country whose current leadership champions racism and xenophobia and punishes refugees, the ongoing enterprise of untangling there/here and then/now is overlaid with the work of channeling power to resist an urgent and disturbing present.

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