19 December, 2008, 7.30 pm, at Alice Yard
Manga Ormolu version 2.0-f (14.75" high), by Brendan Tang
Brendan Tang was born in Ireland of Trinidadian parents, and is a naturalized citizen of Canada. His work engages with popular/contemporary culture and post-modern philosophy, employing humour, decorative opulence, and craftsmanship as modes of communication. He has exhibited in juried and invitational shows across Canada and the United States. He currently resides in Kamloops, British Columbia.
On Friday 19 December, 2008, at 7.30 pm, Tang will give an artist's talk at Alice Yard, discussing his career and working process, and his current engagement with his Trinidadian roots.
For more information on Tang and his work, visit his website:
Manga Ormolu version 2.0-i (13 x 9.5"), by Brendan Tang
Shooting the Messenger (12 x 8"), by Brendan Tang