Proximities 1: What Time Is It There?
|When||24 May 2013 - 21 Jul 2013|
|Where||Asian Art Museum
200 Larkin St.
San Francisco, CA 94102
Elisheva Biernoff, Sonzai shinai: Tsushima leopard cat (detail), 2013. Acrylic on plywood. Courtesy of the artist and Eli Ridgway Gallery
May 24 – July 21 2013
Asian influences are pervasive in U.S. culture, perhaps nowhere more so than in the Bay Area. But we each encounter Asia differently—some have the intimacy of lineage, while others might have little awareness. InProximities, a three-part exhibition, a multiplicity of perspectives comes together at the museum, with works that stimulate dialogue around individual ideas about Asia. Proximities 1: What Time Is It There? (May 24–July 21) presents themes related to landscape, imagined and real.Proximities 2: Knowing Me, Knowing You examines Asia as seen through family and community (Oct 11–Dec 8). Proximities 3: Import/Exportconsiders trade and commerce (Dec 20, 2013–Feb 16, 2014).
This exhibition is curated by Glen Helfand, an independent writer, critic, curator, and educator.
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