Lenora Lee. Photo by Lei Chen
de Young Artist Fellow Lenora Lee and collaborating artists and partners take up residence in the Artist Studio as they prepare and present works in progress throughout the month.
The Escape and Rescued Memories: New York Stories are two new performances that incorporate dance, music, media design, text, and film to shed light on the experiences of women immigrants to the United States in the early twentieth century.
For more information on the artists, collaborators, or performances, visit the Artist Fellows page.
May 1–June 2
Wednesdays–Sundays, 1–5 pm, plus 6–8:45 pm on Fridays
Artist Reception: Friday, May 31, 6–8:45 pm
Friday, May 10 | 6 pm | Kimball Education Gallery
Open rehearsal and panel discussion of The Escape with representatives from Donaldina Cameron House, Asian Women’s Shelter, and Asian Pacific Islander Legal Outreach
Saturday, May 11 | Kimball Education Gallery
Poem and etching activity based on the Angel Island Immigration Station experience, hosted by the Chinese Historical Society of America Museum
Friday, May 31 | 6–8:45 pm | Kimball Education Gallery
Artist Reception and lion dance by Kei Lun Martial Arts