All American Girl

 

In the past series of paintings, All American Girl, I am sharing my Asian American perspective.
Through metaphorical images of everyday objects, traditional symbols, and pop culture references, I address some of the stereotypes, expectations, and misconceptions that are based on physical appearance and cultural presumption.

 

 

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Full Circle (She)

2015. Oil and oil stick on canvas, 48 x 48 inches.

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Between the Lines

2013. Oil and oil stick on canvas, 48 x 48 inches.

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Little People (Paper Doll)

2012. Oil and oil stick on canvas, 32 x 32 inches.
Private Collection

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Someone Like You

2011. Oil and oil stick on canvas, 48 x 48 inches.
Private Collection
 
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Look Alike

2010. Oil and oil stick on canvas, 48 x 48 inches.
Private Collection

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Role Models

2010. Oil and oil stick on canvas, 48 x 48 inches.
Private Collection

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Americanese: 180 Degrees

2009. Oil and oil stick on canvas, 40 x 38 inches.
Collection of the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center

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Foreign Accents

2008. Oil and oil stick on canvas, 48 x 48 inches.
Private Collection
 
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A Gathering of Orientals

2007. Oil and oil stick on canvas, 32 x 60 inches.
Private Collection
 
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Fortunate 4

2006. Oil and oil stick on canvas, 20 x 24 inches.
 
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Asians and Orientals: Yellow on Red

2005. Oil and oil stick on canvas, 34 x 34 inches.

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Coffee, Tea & Me

2004. Oil and oil stick on canvas, 27 x 26 inches.

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Fish ‘n Rice

2003. Oil and oil stick on canvas, 40 x 38 inches.

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Yellow (She)

2002. Oil and oil stick on canvas, 50 x 48 inches.