Artist and photography professor Al-An deSouza discusses their exhibition, Elegies of Futures Past, at Cornell University’s Johnson Museum of Art, and its meditations on family memory, colonial empire and diasporic identity. Listen to the episode here. (original air date: November 4, 2022)
Other current solo and group shows of Al-An deSouza include Voice a Wild Dream: Moments in Asian American Art and Activism, 1968 – 2022, at Occidental College, and Past/Present/Future, at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
The Scene’s theme song is “Follow Me,” by Aly-US.