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Circles and Circuits II: Contemporary Chinese Caribbean Art

Start
September 15, 2017
End
March 11
Cost
$3

“Circles and Circuits II” 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 focus is on the work of contemporary artists such as Albert Chong and María Magdalena Campos-Pons, as well as artists of the ongoing Chinese Caribbean diaspora. The contemporary works featured explore issues of post-colonial history, popular culture, personal history, and the body.

Join exhibiting artists for an Artists’ Walkthrough of Circles and Circuits II September 16, 2017, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m

Tuesdays – Sundays 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Adults – $3, Seniors and Students – $2, Museum Members – Free

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

Photo caption: Albert Chong, Aunt Winnie, Archival inkjet print on canvas, 52 1/2″ x 36″, 1995

Location

Chinese American Museum
425 N. Los Angeles St.
Downtown Los Angeles, CA United States
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