The UCLA New Wight Biennial, Compassion Fatigue, will present work from 16 international emerging artists using installation, performance, video, photography and sound to enable intimate ways of viewing political crisis. The exhibition will run from October 2 to 16, 2014, at the New Wight Gallery (located at 1100 Broad Art Center, Los Angeles, California). The opening reception takes place on Thursday, October 2, 5:00-8:00pm.
Puerto Rican artist Jason Mena is one of the participating artists, which include Sajjad Abbas, Carolina Caycedo, Omar Mismar, Noor Abed, Curtis Grahauer, Lee Relvas, Christina Blue, Yaron Guerrero, Daniel Terna, Julien Bonnin, Yuki Kishino, Miloš Trakilović, Josephine Callaghan, Ju Hyun Lee, and Katja Verheul.
Curated by UCLA Department of Art
Co-Curated by Damir Avdagic and Abigail Collins
For more information, see http://www.art.ucla.edu/gallery/2014-15/WightBiennial.html
[Image above from video by Ju Hyun Lee.]