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From Jamaica to China, a new evolution

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© Courtesy of The Painting Center
From Jamaica to China, a new evolution
Curated by: Bryan McFarlane

547 West 27th Street
Suite 500
New York, NY 10001
September 6th, 2011 - October 1st, 2011
Opening: September 8th, 2011 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

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http://www.thepaintingcenter.org
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chelsea
PHONE:  
212-343-1060
OPEN HOURS:  
Tue-Sat 11-6

DESCRIPTION

"From Jamaica to China, a new evolution" examines the work of Three Jamaican artists. In addition to four artists who have lived in China since childhood: Two who currently has residence in New York City. The other two artists, currently live and work in Beijing. All have studied formally in the United States as well as their home country with diverse international „profiles‟; garnering unique critical perspectives by noted writers and critics. Works executed range from large scale paintings, drawings/conceptual video narratives and New Media. These artists travel back and forth to far flung geographical -locations that they each call “home”. Their travels and unique cultural perspectives have impacted their work with a fresh for life.