Using food as a lens, artist share stories of global migration, adaptation, entrepreneurship, and the central importance of food in Asian communities around the world Saturday, May 17, 2–4pm.
This Saturday, join food scholars and contributors to the Eating Asian America anthology among the art in Eating Cultures for a lively discussion about the cultural significance of Asian foods in America.
Asian American Women Artist Association (AAWAA) and Asian Pacific Islander Cultural Center (APICC) join forces to present the multidisciplinary art exhibition Eating Cultures, for the United States of Asian America Festival, May 1–May 30, 2014. Click here to read about the exhibition & accompanying events.
Catered by La Cocina, the opening reception on Thursday, May 1, 2014, 6–9pm is a first look at a deliciously provocative multi-disciplinary arts exhibition of artworks inspired by Asian American food and foodways.
Saturday, May 25th, explore the cultural patterns affecting the collective Asian American consciousness through art and public dialog at the closing event for underCurrents & the Quest for Space.
underCurrents & the Quest for Space is a multidisciplinary arts exhibition and discussion investigating the space occupied by Asian America, socially, artistically and physically.
Activist poets read their original poems in reaction to specific art pieces in the group exhibition underCurrents on Wednesday, May 15, 7pm, free admission.
On Thursday, May 2, 5–8pm, meet the artists whose work detonates a discourse on the under-discussed issues impacting Asian Americans.