Category: Exhibits

Haunted Files: The Eugenics Record Office (October 3, 2014-March 13, 2015)

Curated by Noah Fuller and John Kuo Wei Tchen Associate Curator: Mark Tseng Putterman Asian/Pacific/American Institute at NYU, Gallery 8 Washington Mews On view: Friday, October 3, 2014–Friday, March 13, 2015, Monday-Friday, 11AM-5PM and select Saturdays* Enter a 1920s office with oak tables, rows of file drawers, forms, and reports, an Underwood typewriter clacking away… …

“The Normal”: Images from the Haunted Files of Eugenics (October 31, 2014-January 4, 2015)

Curated by Noah Fuller and John Kuo Wei Tchen Associate Curator: Mark Tseng Putterman NYU Kimmel Windows Gallery LaGuardia Place and West 3rd Street Viewable from the street 24/7 “The Normal”: Images from the Haunted Files of Eugenics re-presents images from public displays of the American eugenics movement. Once exhibited at museums and state fairs …

Memory Prints: The Story World of Phillip Chen (September 25-March 1, 2015)

Presented by the Museum of Chinese in America. Supported by the Asian/Pacific/American Institute at NYU. Memory Prints: The Story World of Phillip Chen is a solo exhibition by Phillip Chen, a visual artist from the Midwest. In fifteen relief etchings centering around his family, Chen reckons with significant moments in Chinese American history. These prints …

Index of the Disappeared (February 11-March 21, 2014; April 7-May 19, 2014)

by Chitra Ganesh and Mariam Ghani, the 2013-14 A/P/A Institute Artists-in-Residence Index of the Disappeared: Secrets Told is a site-specific installation of images, sound, texts, and documents related to leak prosecutions, the surveillance state, and the persistence of the panopticon in the prison-industrial complex. The installation is on view at the A/P/A Institute at NYU …

Prints of Pop (& War) (February 13-May 10, 2013)

Curated by Roger Shimomura A/P/A Institute at NYU Artist-in-Residence, 2012-2013 Feb 13, 2013 – May 10, 2013, 11AM-5PM (except these dates) Exhibition catalog available for purchase “Prints of Pop (& War) is a unique retrospective exhibition of Roger Shimomura the artist, the collector, and the American boy. As a way to contest racism and a way …

Marvels & Monsters: Unmasking Asian Images in U.S. Comics, 1942-1986 (May 26, 2011-July 24, 2014)

May 26, 2011 – August 19, 2011 The William F. Wu Collection at the NYU Fales Library & Special Collections Curated by Jeff Yang, Co-Curated by D. Daniel Kim View full exhibition site If there was any doubt that comic books provide a revelatory window on the American psyche, this exhibition will erase it. Over four …

Still Present Pasts: Korean Americans and the “Forgotten War” (April 7-August 13, 2011)

Asian/Pacific/American Institute at NYU, Gallery 41-51 East 11th Street Still Present Pasts: Korean Americans and the “Forgotten War” is a multimedia exhibition exploring memories and legacies of the Korean War. The exhibition features installation, performance art, documentary film, archival photographs, and oral histories. Amplifying the stories of ordinary Korean Americans who experienced the war, the …

Art, Archives and Activism: Martin Wong’s Downtown Crossings (March 6-December 18, 2009)

March 06, 2009 – December 18, 2009 View full exhibition site The Asian/Pacific/American Institute at New York University is proud to present the exhibition Art, Archives, and Activism: Martin Wong’s Downtown Crossings from March 6-December 18, 2009. From the mid ’80s through the early ’90s, artist Martin Wong and other downtown New York artists were affected by …

kip fulbeck: part asian, 100% hapa (March 10-May 30, 2008)

March 10, 2008 – May 30, 2008                                              Kip Fulbeck View full exhibition site Organized by the Japanese American National Museum, kip fulbeck: part asian, 100% hapa is an exhibition of portraits by award-winning …

Exquisite Crisis and Encounters (February 15-May 31, 2007)

February 15, 2007 – May 31, 2007 Curated by Yong Soon Min, A/P/A Institute Visiting Artist View full exhibition site Taken from the Dadaist/Surrealist game of Cadavre Exquis in which a composition of words or images are collaboratively created, this exhibition will showcase a wide and multidisciplinary array of contributions procured by artist, scholar and …