Then We Must, 2020
Oil alkyd on canvas over panel
77" X 77"
Courtesy of the artist
Photo Credit: M. Lee Fatherree
Online Exhibition Dates: October 16, 2020 - January 22, 2021
Artist Panel Discussion: October 29th, 5pm via zoom
Curator: Marianne McGrath
To Hear and Be Heard invites us to rethink and redefine what it means to be civil, to be a citizen, to listen and be heard with our votes, voices, words and the visual expression and problem solving that art uniquely provides.
Online Exhibition Participating Artists: Alice Beasley, Sandow Birk, Sheila Pree Bright, Squeak Carnwath, Marie Cameron, Enrique Chagoya, Brian Dettmer, Nazanin Hedayat Munroe, Julie Heffernan, Phillip Hua, Sherry Karver, Lisa Kokin, Roberto Lugo, Amalia Mesa-Bains, Priscilla Otani, Maria Porges, Chelsea Ryoko Wong
Artist Panel Participants: Alice Beasley, Sandow Birk, Sheila Pree Bright, Marie Cameron, Brian Dettmer, Julie Heffernan, Phillip Hua, Sherry Karver, Amalia Mesa-Bains, Nazanin Hedayat Munroe, Priscilla Otani, Maria Porges and Chelsea Wong.
Christine Wong Yap
Belonging Sign #1: 2nd Street SW
Nominated by Jessamyn Lovell ,2017
hand-lettered paint on pine
18 x 11 x 0.75 inches each
(Photo: Michael Apolo Gomez)
Christine Wong Yap (she/her) is a visual artist and social practitioner who works in community engagement, drawing, printmaking, and publishing to explore dimensions of psychological wellbeing, including belonging, resilience, interdependence, and collaboration.