Reading of Martin Wong‘s poetryMartin Wong self-published books of poetry and included his writing into dozens of calligraphic scrolls, ceramics, drawings and paintings. Both poetry reading and sÃ©ance, this event gives voice and new life to the artist, who died of AIDS-related illness in 1999. Performers include Josh Faught, Kevin Killian, Latosha Stimage, Linda Norton, Natalie Catasus, Nicholas Andre Sung, Sister Kitty, Steve Hyman, Tim Englert, and Xiaoyu Weng.
This event takes place in connection with Martin Wong: Painting Is Forbidden, an exhibition organized by the CCA Graduate Program in Curatorial Practice, which took place in 2015. Click here for images and more information.
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