At the Lowe, the group's themes include country folk leaving traditional homesteads for the bright lights of China's big cities, gender and identity issues, prostitution, the emergence of a thriving club and music scene, and a shifting urban citizenry in light of recent economic changes.

From Kadir Nelson's "We Are the Ship: The Story of Negro League Baseball "
From Kadir Nelson's "We Are the Ship: The Story of Negro League Baseball "

Just as China is discovering an ever-widening path on uncharted ground, the artists' works take divergent tacks on the subject matter, ranging from classic documentary to unexpected experimental styles. The result is a grab bag of images that lift the veil on a vibrant culture still as exotic and inscrutable as it is grand. Call 305-284-3535 or visit lowemuseum.org.

« Previous Page
 |
 
1
 
2
 
All
 
My Voice Nation Help
0 comments
Sort: Newest | Oldest
 
Loading...