UNIVERSITY ART MUSEUM: Start Journal (Vol 7, No. 1) (University Art Museum, Berkeley)

Start Journal (Vol 7, No. 1) (University Art Museum, Berkeley), coverYoo, Jin Soo (editor). Start Journal (Vol 7, No. 1) (University Art Museum, Berkeley). University Art Museum, Berkeley, 1995. Unmarked. Some sun fading on cover. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26758) $16.00

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Includes an interview with Larry Rinder (the current Director, than a curator), an interview with Stephen Gong and Asian American film, Tyler Cann on Sam Francis, and more, 48p. Black and white illustrations throughout. Measures 9×7 inches.

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LEONG, R: Moving the Image: Independent Asian Pacific American Media Arts

Leong, Russell (editor). UCLA Asian American Studies Center Press and the University Moving the Image: Independent Asian Pacific American Media Arts. of Washington Press, 1991. ISBN: 0934052131. Unmarked. Large corner crease on back cover. Good. Paperback. (#26380) $12.00

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Profusely illustrated. Source book with documents the remarkable body of film, video, and radio produced by Asian and Pacific Americans from the 1960s to the 1990s. 287p. Measures 7.25×10.5 inches.

Fifty award-winning filmmakers, media artists, and writers speak firsthand to issues of generation and gender, ethnicity and nationality, which shape their imagery and identities.

Three introductory essays:
Stephen Gong surveys the role of Asian American media organizations in key locations;
Renee Tajima charts twenty years of Asian American filmmaking; and
Russell Leong brings forth key issues on media culture and the Asian American experience.

DESAI, VN: Contemporary Art Commissions at the Asia Society And Museum (Sara Sze, Xu Bing, and others)

Desai, Vishakha N. Contemporary Art Commissions at the Asia Society And Museum. Asia Society, 2002. ISBN: 0878480919. Unmarked. 80p. Very Good. Paperback. (#25698) $12.00

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Beautifully Illustrated. Highlights nine artists commissioned by the Asian Society to create new works for their renovated building. Artists include Sarah Sze, Xu Bing, Shahzia Sikander, Xu Guodong, Yong Soon Min, and others.

LIU, H: Summoning Ghosts: The Art of Hung Liu

Summoning Ghosts: The Art of Hung Liu, book cover Liu, Hung. Summoning Ghosts: The Art of Hung Liu. University of California Press, 2013. ISBN: 9780520275218. Unmarked. Measures 9.5×11 inches. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#25608) $56.00

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Published to accompany a major retrospective exhibition on Hung Liu. 140 illustrations. Essays examine how Liu’s paintings, murals, video, photography, and installation work is bound up with her complex history. 216p.