Gayle Chong Kwan

TALK Artistic Responses to the Pandemic in China

21 May 2021
Yale University

Event Details

21st May 2021

Yale University, US

A Disturbance in the Force: Artistic Responses to the Pandemic in China
This discussion focused on how artists and visual culture about and in China have shifted in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. The webinar featured artists and art historians who have continually engaged with China and its received histories, geopolitical boundaries, and hybridized subjectivities, with implications for national and individual identity. Speakers included Professor Pedith Chan, artists Gayle Chong Kwan and Yinan Song '14, and moderator Nixi Cura '88.