ACAW Program Schedule - Thursday, October 30

Asian Contemporary Art Week (ACAW)
Oct 17, 2014 2:59PM

Japan Society 6:30 – 8:30 pm | IN CONVERSATION + RECEPTION

FUTURE NOW: CONTEMPORARY ART & ASIA

Gallery Director Miwako Tezuka speaks with Melissa Chiu, new Director of Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden in Washington, DC, about her new role and perspective on contemporary Asian Art.

$18 for nonmembers / $15 for members, students & seniors.

333 E 47th Street (1st & 2nd Aves.)

 

Lombard Freid Gallery 6 – 8 pm OPENING RECEPTION

HUGUETTE CALAND

An exhibition of paintings by the Lebanese artist with a focus on her early works from the ‘70s and ‘80s: erotic, abstract paintings and “body-part” landscapes.

518 West 19th Street (10th & 11th Ave.)

 

Shirin Gallery 6 – 9 pm | CLOSING RECEPTION AND SPECIAL TALK

FARAH OSSOULI: THE ART OF POETRY

A special discussion with art historian Mina Roustayi, Ph.D., as part of the closing reception to Farah Ossouli’s Wounded Virtue. The informal, interactive invites viewers to explore the intricate and soul-searching synthesis of Farah Ossouli's new paintings. 

511 W 25th St (10th & 11th Ave.)

Tyler Rollins Fine Art 6 – 8 pm OPENING RECEPTION 

HERI DONO

Internationally acclaimed Indonesian artist Heri Dono is known for constructing fantastic worlds, hybrid creatures, and oblique narratives in his paintings, installations, sound and performance works.

529 W 20th St # 10W (10th & 11th Ave.)

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