Yale / China Association Exhibit: "Michael Sloan: Paintings of Hong Kong Street Markets"
The Yale-China Association presents a new exhibit featuring paintings of Hong Kong by acclaimed illustrator Michael Sloan. "Michael Sloan: Paintings of Hong Kong Street Markets" features 18 works that depict portraits, street markets, and scenes of social crossroads within the Hong Kong metropolis. Michael returns to New Haven after a year-long residence in Hong Kong. A seasoned outdoor sketch artist, MIchael discovers commonplace nooks and overlooked settings as noteworthy subjects and portrays them in his signature style of selective coloring, detailed surroundings, and artistic perspective. Through this exhibit, Michael explores the livelihoods and social conditions in the local street markets of one of the worlds great social and economic intersections.
On view from September 1, 2013 through June 30, 2014, Monday - Friday, 2:00 - 5:00 PM or by Appointment