ADAPTED/ADOPTED: JOURNEYS OF ASIANX WOMEN ARTISTS
Tipton Gallery (ETSU) / 126 Spring St., Johnson City, TN November 2 - 21st
Leticia Bajuyo, Nina Ghanbarzadeh, Tao Huang, Cindy Leung, Sisavanh Phouthavong Houghton, Halide Salam, Nichole Schiller, Eun-Kyung Suh, Jan-Ru Wan, Hong Zhang, Lisa Kwong, Brooke Hornberger
Adapted/Adopted: Journeys of Asianx Women Artists explores the creative processes that Asian American women artists employ as adaptation strategies after relocating to the United States. The American women artists featured through an exploration of identity and belonging with additional focus on the transnational adoption phenomenon of Asian descent to American families create amazing work that reconnect, reclaim and empower their new and hybrid identities after experiencing migration, adopted or refugee status.