Chiura Obata’s America - Curator Talk with ShiPu Wang

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Chiura Obata ranks among the most significant California-based artists and Japanese American cultural leaders of the last century. Join ShiPu Wang, professor at the University of California, Merced, and guest curator for the exhibition Chiura Obata: American Modern, as he discusses Obata’s career as a painter, teacher, and cultural ambassador. Wang will also highlight the Archives of American Art’s newly acquired Obata papers.