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Past Event

The Great Escape: Art and Our Pandemic Landscapes

Sep 30 2022

Seattle Asian Art Museum

Emma Baillargeon Stimson Auditorium

6:30 PM – 8 PM

Join an intimate conversation with FOONG Ping, SAM’s Foster Foundation Curator of Chinese Art, Hong Kong artist Lam Tung Pang, and joining remotely, Tina Pang, Curator of Hong Kong Visual Culture at M+. We'll take a deep dive into Lam’s art and discuss perspectives on contemporary art in Hong Kong and beyond. The Great Escape, Lam’s kinetic installation touches on his pandemic experiences and is currently on view at the Seattle Asian Art Museum as part of the special exhibition, Beyond the Mountain: Contemporary Chinese Artists on the Classical Forms.
This event is free to the public. RSVP required.
Installation view of Beyond the Mountain: Contemporary Chinese Artists on the Classical Forms at the Seattle Asian Art Museum, 2022. Photo: Scott Leen. Detail of The Great Escape, 2020. Kinetic video projection, ink and pencil on paper, scale models, fabric, wooden structure, acrylic and UV-print on plywood. Lam Tung Pang. Chinese, born 1978. Courtesy of Lam Tung Pang Studio.

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