Featured Artists – Beth Lo & Kensuke YamadaSep 07, 2018 - Sep 28, 2018

Curatorial Statement

Closing Reception: Friday, September 28, 2018 from 5-7 pm MT

Exhibition Posted Online: Monday, September 3, 2018 by 10 am MT

My work in ceramics and mixed media collage revolves primarily around issues of family and my Asian-American background. Cultural marginality and blending, tradition vs. Westernization, language and translation are key elements in my work. Since the birth of my son in 1987, I have been drawing inspiration from major events in my family’s history, the day-to- day challenges of parenting, and my own childhood memories of being raised in a minority culture in the United States. I use the image of a child as a symbol of innocence, potential and vulnerability. – Beth Lo