JULY 27 - JULY 31, 2009
Artist: Jiawei Gong
Location: Immigrant Social Service (ISS)
Sponsored by Asian American Arts Centre with support from a collaboration with Immigrant Social Service, the artist Jiawei Gong will be in residence for this week from July 27 to July 31, 2009 Monday to Friday daily from 3pm to 6pm at the Immigrant Social Service at 137 Henry St. He will install some of his new art work as it is developing and work on his computer in the basement community space of Immigrant Social Services where local teenagers gather daily. During the Residency he will interact with these teenager on a casual, informal basis, spending time with them, answering their questions and curiosity, and in this way introduce young people to creativity & how technology can be used to further creative goals.
More about Jiawei Gong can be found at www.jiaweigong.com Read more on AAAC & its programs at www.artspiral.org. Immigrant Social Services, Inc. programs can be view at www.issnyonline.org
Jiawei Gong "Liquid Emotions"