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May 16 – June 19
Asian Contemporary Art Exhibition, promise to be beyond bamboo & panda:
An exquisite collection of art is about the relationship between nature and commerce. Using the ancient technique of Chinese brush painting, modern digital painting, iconic images of nature and financial newsprint, combined to create this stunning collection. The compositions contemplate the role of nature in contemporary culture, as consumption increases, what gets devoured?
About the Artist
Phillips Hua’s work receives multiple awards and honorable mentions nationally and internationally. Phillip also participated in numerous international Art Fairs across Asia Pacific and recently invited to join a group show in Cat Street Gallery Hong Kong, June 2015.
Born: 1979, in CA. Live and work in San Francisco. Phillip Hua is a first generation Vietnamese-American artist living in San Francisco. Growing up in San Jose, CA, he witnessed fields and hillsides vanish into strip malls and office buildings. The once unknown city of San Jose would soon develop into the technology capital of Silicon Valley. But where he had lost the childhood memories of his natural setting, he gained the infusion of technology into his art practice. Hua studied illustration at the Academy of Art in San Francisco and has also studied at the San Francisco Art Institute. His works had been exhibited widely in the United States and Asia Pacific. He also teaches Digital Media at the Academy of Art in San Francisco.