MOCA - Museum of Chinese in America

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How Do I Fit Into This?

by Tema Stauffer
What is perhaps most effective about America through a Chinese Lens is the vision of its curator. Herb Tam, who is also director of exhibitions at the Museum of Chinese in America, draws from his own insight as a Chinese American. Using his intricate understanding of the history of American photography, Tam presents a powerful exhibition that examines not only the perspectives of Chinese photographers confronting American ideals and realities, but more broadly illuminates some of the essential concerns that have defined the last century of photography in America. America through a Chinese Len... [more]
Posted by Tema Stauffer on 6/17/12