Walk and Talk: The Lives of Celestials - John Young Zerunge

Sat 31 August 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Town Hall Gallery

360 Burwood Road
Hawthorn VIC 3122

Free
Accessible
08/31/2019 1:00pm 08/31/2019 2:00pm Walk and Talk: The Lives of Celestials - John Young Zerunge Join us for a curator-led tour of John Young Zerunge: The Lives of Celestials. Hear directly from the artists and gain a deeper understanding of the artworks and the exhibition. Free, but bookings are essential. About the exhibition Artist John Young Zerunge invites us on a journey into the lives of significant figures of the Chinese diaspora in Australia, exploring important events in Chinese-Australian history from the 1840s onwards. Re-interpreted memories are distilled into large-scale installations of chalk drawings, photographs, video works and paintings. A culmination of 3 recent History Projects by the artist, this exhibition reflects on the forces of survival, memory and otherness that continue to shape Australia's contemporary social context. Featuring: John Young Zerunge , City of Boroondara [email protected] Australia/Melbourne public
Event details

Join us for a curator-led tour of John Young Zerunge: The Lives of Celestials. Hear directly from the artists and gain a deeper understanding of the artworks and the exhibition.

Free, but bookings are essential.

About the exhibition

Artist John Young Zerunge invites us on a journey into the lives of significant figures of the Chinese diaspora in Australia, exploring important events in Chinese-Australian history from the 1840s onwards. Re-interpreted memories are distilled into large-scale installations of chalk drawings, photographs, video works and paintings.

A culmination of 3 recent History Projects by the artist, this exhibition reflects on the forces of survival, memory and otherness that continue to shape Australia's contemporary social context.

Featuring: John Young Zerunge

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Boroondara Arts
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Visual Arts
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