Senator Scott Wiener and Joseph Abbati (Curator) will showcase twenty-seven San Francisco Bay Area artists who identify themselves as part of the Asian diaspora for “East on West,” opening March 1, 2019. The artwork displayed at “East on West” reflects how artists of Asian origin from the Far East, Southeast Asia, South Asia, or the Pacific Islands contribute to enrich the arts and cultural diversity on the West coast. The work will include painting, mixed media, video, photography, drawing, and ceramics.
The artists include Martin Hsu, Anita Yan Wong, Junjun Li, Cindy Jian, Stella Zhang, Yao-pi Hsu, Cuong Ta, Nga Trinh, Cynthia e Tom, Salma Arastu, Rachel Maryam Smith, Xunzhi Sun, Usha Shukla, Kay Kang, Sophia Lee, He Yuanming, Jamie Cristal Joaquin, Athena Kim, Xiang Gao, Phillip Hua, Tsungwei Moo, Di Meng, Alice Wu, Anoushka Mirchandani, Olivia Ting, Kenshi Westover, and Cathy Lu.
What: East on West, an API (Asian and Pacific Islander) Art Show
Where: Office of State Senator Scott Wiener
455 Golden Gate Ave., Suite 14800 (State of California Building)
San Francisco, CA
Opening: March 1, 2019
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM PST