Roger Shimomura: The Return of the Yellow Peril

Warning: Missing argument 3 for acme_format_date(), called in /srv/www/glasstire/public/wp-content/themes/themeforest/urbanmag-v1-02/library/functions/events.php on line 1067 and defined in /srv/www/glasstire/public/wp-content/themes/themeforest/urbanmag-v1-02/library/functions/events.php on line 936Warning: Invalid argument supplied for foreach() in /srv/www/glasstire/public/wp-content/themes/themeforest/urbanmag-v1-02/library/functions/events.php on line 1100

Roger Shimomura: The Return of the Yellow Peril

June 6 - August 9, 2009

Crow Collection of Asian Art

2010 Flora Street, Dallas, TX 75201 Get directions

(214) 979-6430

"A third-generation Japanese American, Roger Shimomura (b. 1939) has emerged as an elder statesman of contemporary social commentary. For almost forty years, his art has focused on racial insensitivities levied at Asian-Americans. Named after the series of paintings the artist completed in 1993, the exhibitions title Return of the Yellow Peril plays on the derogatory color metaphors for Asians that originated in the 19th-century."

Print Friendly

Leave a Reply

Funding generously provided by: