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Leonard Suryajaya — Artist Talk

Thursday October 25, 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. This event is FREE! Leonard Suryajaya, Two Bodies, 2017, Archival Inkjet Print, 40 x 50 inches   Thursday October 25, 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. Parsons Theresa Lang Community and Student Center, Arnhold Hall 55 West 13th Street, Room I-202 New York, NY 10011 Leonard Suryajaya, 2016-2017 Robert Giard Fellow, will present his latest work and talk about the process behind his lushly provocative art. Leonard Suryajaya uses photography, videos, and installation to test the boundaries of intimacy, community,...

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October 4 — Paul Mpagi Sepuya print edition benefiting the Robert Giard Foundation

Join the Robert Giard Foundation Thursday, October 4 for the launch of a limited print edition by artist Paul Mpagi Sepuya, to benefit the Foundation's Fellowship Program. The FREE event will include a raffle ($20/ticket) for one of the prints. Purchase raffle tickets in advance or in person at the event. Raffle to be drawn at 7:30 p.m. at the October 4th event. Prints from the edition can be purchased for $1,000 each at the event or online through NYCharities. All...

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Efrem Zelony-Mindell joins the Board of the Robert Giard Foundation

The Robert Giard Foundation welcomes Efrem Zelony-Mindell as the newest member of the Board. Zelony-Mindell is an independent curator, writer, and painter. His curatorial endeavors include shows in New York City: n e w f l e s h, Are You Loathsome, the International Center of Photography-Bard’s 2017 MFA thesis show Familiar Strange, and Re: Art Show's This Is Not Here. He writes about art for DEAR DAVE, VICE, HuffPost, Baxter Street Camera Club of New York, Rocket...

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Recent Exhibitions

New York Book Launch for narrow distances

Ka-Man Tse, author of narrow distances, will be in conversation with Herb Hoi Chun Tam, Curator and Director of Exhibitions Thursday November 1st 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. The Museum of Chinese in America 215 Centre St, New York, NY 10013 https://www.mocanyc.org/ This event is the New York premier and book launch for narrow distances, photographs by Ka-Man Tse made between 2004-2018. Featuring essays, poetry and texts in both English and Chinese by Yau Ching, Kaitlin Chan, Ken Chen, Anita Wong, Dorothy Cheung, Alfa Chan, and an interview with Elle Pérez. Made between New York and Hong Kong, the book asks questions of place and home, identity, community, and subject-hood.  What does it mean to look, who has the right to look, what does it mean to be seen? narrow distances addresses a desire to negotiate multiple and diasporic identities within the intersection of Asian and Pacific Islander (API) and LGBTQ communities. Free and Open to the public. http://www.candorarts.com/goods/narrow-distances/ http://www.tsewhat.com/

November 01, 2018 through November 01, 2018

The Museum of Chinese in America
215 Centre Street
New York, NY 10013

http://www.mocanyc.org/

Particular Voices: Portraits of Gay & Lesbian Writers

Robert Giard's images from Particular Voices: Portraits of Gay & Lesbian Writers are at the Leslie Lohman Museum from April 25-May 20, 2018. These portraits commemorate the 30th anniversary of the Lambda Literary Awards and the annual Lambda Award Reading taking place at the Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art. For more information visit https://www.leslielohman.org/project/particular-voices-portraits-of-gay-lesbian-writers/  

April 25, 2018 through May 20, 2018

Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art
26 Wooster Street
New York, NY 10013
(212) 431-2609