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Hanes Visiting Artist Lecture Series: Jiha Moon (Zoom)

Zoom

Chapel Hill, NC 27599
Dates: September 23, 2021
Phone: (919) 962-2015
Time: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Price: free

(Zoom event) Jiha Moon’s gestural paintings, mixed media, ceramic sculpture, and installations explore fluid identities and the global movement of people and their cultures. She says, “I am a cartographer of cultures and an icon maker in my lucid worlds.” She is taking cues from wide ranges of history of Eastern and Western art, colors and designs from popular culture, Korean temple paintings and folk art, internet emoticons and icons, fruit stickers and labels of products from all over the place. She often teases and changes these lexicons so that they are hard to identify yet stay in a familiar zone.