The Artists Who Brought Asian-Americans Into the Annals of Contemporary Art

How Martin Wong and Tseng Kwong Chi subverted the outsider status imposed on them in early '80s New York City. THE SITES ARE FAMILIAR - the Eiffel Tower, Pisa's campanile, the Hollywood sign, the old World Trade Center towers shot from below - and the images appear like shots of a solitary tourist; his fist grasps the cable release.

Nicole Yeo

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