Circles and Circuits I: History and Art of the Chinese Caribbean Diaspora - Department of Cultural Affairs Circles and Circuits I: History and Art of the Chinese Caribbean Diaspora - Department of Cultural Affairs

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Circles and Circuits I: History and Art of the Chinese Caribbean Diaspora

Start
September 15, 2017
End
February 25
Cost
Free

“Circles and Circuits I” explores the art of the Chinese Caribbean diaspora from the early 20th century to the present day. By examining the contributions of artists of Chinese descent in Cuba, Panama, Trinidad and Tobago, Jamaica, and beyond, the exhibition will reveal the hidden complexities of the transcultural art of the Caribbean. The presentation at CAAM will trace the history of Chinese Caribbean art from the 1930s through the period of the region’s independence movements, showcasing the contributions of artists little known outside their own countries.

Opening reception September 15, 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Join exhibiting artists, for an opening-day walk-through of Circles and Circuits I:

Tuesdays – Saturdays 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Sundays 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Sponsor: Pacific Standard Time is an initiative of the Getty. The presenting sponsor is Bank of America

Photo caption: María Magdalena Campos-Pons, Finding Balance (detail), 2015

Location

California African American Museum
600 State Drive, Exposition Park
Los Angeles, CA 90037 United States
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Phone:
213-744-2024
Website:
www.caamuseum.org

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