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26 Jun - 15 Aug

Lehmann Maupin: be/longing

By Localiiz 11 June 2020

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START DATE 26 Jun 2020
END DATE 15 Aug 2020
407 Pedder Building, 12 Pedder Street, Central

For Lehmann Maupin’s first exhibition since the re-opening of Hong Kong, and following the global onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, the gallery is thrilled to present work by Heidi Bucher, Catherine Opie, Suh Se Ok, and Angel Otero. In light of the recent self-isolation measures taken across the globe, this exhibition, titled be/longing, examines the myriad ways each artist has dealt with feelings of alienation stemming from gender and sexual orientation discrimination, the longing for family and home, and feeling distance from a community. The title’s play on words evokes the human need to feel a sense of belonging as well as the universal longing for companionship and connection in moments of isolation.

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