The University of Arizona Museum of Art and Archive of Visual Arts

Summer Series | Asian Americans & Pacific Islanders: Art, Alienation and Accomplishments


July 12, 2021 @ 3:00 p.m.

Join Drs. Becky Black and Tom Keefe from Rocky Mountain College of Art + Design as they explore the history of Asian American and Pacific Islander heritage in America.

To celebrate the AAPI community as well as provide context for the historical and ongoing problem of anti-Asian hate, their presentation will explore AAPI struggles, accomplishments and visual culture alongside a U.S. history of institutionalized discrimination.

Register for Zoom details.


Image (from the collection): Roger Yutaka Shimomura, Yellow No Same, No. 5, Suite of 12, 1992, Lithograph, Museum purchase with funds provided by the Edward J. Gallagher, Jr. Memorial Fund