April 10-May 4**
East Gallery, Buell Hall, Columbia University
Main campus entrance at Broadway and 116th st.
An art exhibit at the Columbia Maison Française and Italian Academy for Advanced Studies, featured as part of the city-wide Season of Cambodia Festival
Exhibit opening, with a performance by Séra, Wednesday April 10, 6-8 p.m.
RSVP required for opening; information at www.maisonfrancaise.org
This exhibit will feature three generations of Cambodian artists: the painter Vann Nath, one of seven survivors of the S-21 concentration camp, painter and comic book author Séra -- in their first U.S. exhibit -- and young artists who created artworks evoking the genocide during "memory workshops" held in Cambodia. Exhibition curated by Soko Phay-Vakalis and Pierre Bayard.
**Exhibit opening is April 10, 6-8 p.m. The Maison Française will be used for the conference on April 11-12. Exhibit open for public viewing April 13-May 4. Generally open Mondays–Fridays, 12:00-5:30 pm; plus first and last Saturdays (April 13 and May 4), 12:00–5:30 p.m. Check www.maisonfrancaise.org for details and exceptions to this schedule.
The Italian Academy is exhibiting the related works by younger Cambodian artists. Gallery hours there are Monday–Friday: 9:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. For Season of Cambodia Festival, visit www.seasonofcambodia.org
Columbia Maison Francaise
515 W. 116th st, Buell Hall, 2nd Floor
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