Opening Reception: Jiha Moon
08:00pm | Crisp-Ellert Art Museum
Double Welcome, Most Everyone's Mad Here
An exhibition of painting, drawing, and sculpture by artist Jiha Moon. Based in Atlanta, Georgia, Moon harvests cultural elements native to Korea, Japan, and China, and then unites them with Western elements to investigate the multi-faceted nature of our current global identity as influenced by popular culture, technology, racial perceptions, and folklore. Jiha Moon: Double Welcome, Most Everyone’s Mad Here is organized by the Taubman Museum of Art, Roanoke, Virginia in collaboration with the Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art, College of Charleston School of the Arts in Charleston, South Carolina. The exhibition is curated by Amy G. Moorefield, Deputy Director of Exhibitions and Collections at the Taubman Museum of art and Mark Sloan, Director and Chief Curator of the Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art.