Self Not Whole : Cultural Identity & Chinese-Canadian Artists in Vancouver

Tsang, Henry and Chang, Heesok and Ho, Rosa and Lee, Karin and Chang, Ana and Li, Diana and Wong, Mary Sui-Yee and Wong, Paul and Yee, Kiri and Yuen, Sharyn. Self Not Whole : Cultural Identity & Chinese-Canadian Artists in Vancouver. Vancouver, BC: The Chinese Cultural Centre, 1991.

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Abstract (English)

Tsang introduces this exhibition of contemporary Chinese-Canadian art addressing issues of cultural identity, race and heritage through artworks, essays, performances and a presentation of recordings produced by the Pender Guy Radio Collective. Chang discusses notions of community; Ho examines the multiplicities of Chinese identities and languages, and articulates her own experiences living in both countries; Lee discusses the transcultural spectrum of possible Chinese-Canadian identities, contemporary versus historic cultural traditions, marginalization and the dynamic of the cultural "self". Circa 48 bibl. ref.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Tsang, Henry (Curator); Tsang, Henry (Editor); Tsang, Henry (Author); Chang, Heesok (Author); Ho, Rosa (Author); Lee, Karin (Author); Chang, Ana (Artist); Chang, Ana (Author); Li, Diana (Artist); Li, Diana (Author); Wong, Mary Sui-Yee (Artist); Wong, Mary Sui-Yee (Author); Wong, Paul (Artist); Wong, Paul (Author); Yee, Kiri (Artist); Yee, Kiri (Author); Yuen, Sharyn (Artist); Yuen, Sharyn (Author); Mah, Fred (Prefacer); Wong, Saintfield (Prefacer)
Dossier: 353 - CHINESE CULTURAL CENTRE, The (Vancouver)
Collation: 68 p. : 23 ill. (10 col.) ; 28 x 22 cm
ISBN: 0969570406
Language of Publication: English; Chinese
Publishers: Vancouver, BC: The Chinese Cultural Centre
Artists: Chang, Ana; Li, Diana; Pender Guy Radio Collective; Wong, Mary Sui Yee; Wong, Paul; Yee, Kiri; Yuen, Sharyn
Critics / Curators / Historians: Tsang, Henry; Chan, Lorraine
Art Organizations: Chinese Cultural Centre, The (Vancouver)
Event Statement: Exhibition dates: 2 - 30 Nov. 1991, The Chinese Cultural Centre (Vancouver).
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Date Deposited: 08 Mar 1993
Last Modified: 25 Oct 2012 13:38
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