The group exhibition is intended to explore different artistic approaches that reflect on systemic power, exclusionary development and policies, as well as people’s unruly interventions. This comes as Portsmouth Square, one of San Francisco’s Chinatown’s public spaces, is set to undergo extensive reconstruction over several years, leading to its closure.
1. Defense and Resistance
3. Heaviness and lightness
Venue: Chinese Culture Center of San Francisco, 750 Kearny Street, 3rd Floor, San Francisco
Curated by C&G Artpartment.
Images: Installation view of South Ho’s works at “Present Tense 2023: Perilous Playground”. Image courtesy of artist.