Hung Liu, this year’s Eric Yake Kenagy Visiting Artist, will present a public lecture on Sunday at 7:30 p.m. in Rieth Recital Hall.Liu, a native of China, is an internationally-acclaimed artist whose work has been featured in the Smithsonian Institution, Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography and the National Museum of American Art. Liu’s art combines traditional Chinese imagery and symbolism with her own unique, modern twist.
She currently works as a professor of visual arts at Mills College in Oakland, California.
The lecture is free and will be followed by a reception with the artist and her work in the Hershberger Gallery.
Liu’s work will be on exhibit in the gallery from now until March 3.