Vida was raised by the Tan Matriarch, streets of Chinatown, and San Francisco. She is drawn to visual storytelling to bring forth her hxstories into existence along with a legacy of cultural workers who work to keep her community thriving. She is a sister and daughter before an artist, who experiments with various visual art medium in hopes of moving the hearts and minds of the masses towards envisioning a decolonized present and future.
Senator Scott Wiener and Joseph Abbati, Curator, invite you to apply to participate in an art exhibit at the office of the Senator in the State of California Building, San Francisco. We are looking to showcase San Francisco Bay Area artists who identify themselves as part of the Asian diaspora for "East on West," our next exhibit opening February 22, 2109. The artwork displayed at "East on West" will reflect how artists of Asian origin from the Far East, Southeast Asia, South Asia, or the Pacific Islands contribute to enrich the arts and cultural diversity on the West coast. We can accommodate small to large artwork including painting, photography, sculpture, video, drawing, digital, and mixed media. All artwork must be ready to hang with the appropriate hardware (hooks and/or wire) and delivered to the office between February 11-15, 2019.
Call for submissions: January 4th- February 1, 2019
Senator Scott Weiner's Office: 455 Golden Gate Ave., Suite 14800, State of California Building, San Francisco