Concordia University Department of Studio Arts Presents: BRENDAN TANG
WEDNESDAY January 9th
VA 323 12:30 – 1:30
Brendan Tang was born in Dublin, Ireland, of Trinidadian parents and is a citizen of Canada. He earned his formal art education on both Canadian coasts and the American Midwest. Tang has lectured at conferences and academic institutions across the continent, and his professional practice has taken him to India, Europe and Japan. He has been a resident artist at the Archie Bray Foundation for the Ceramic Arts and has participated in an international residency at the European Ceramic Work Centre. Tang’s work explores the interface between culture and material and his work can be found in the collections of the Seattle Art Museum, the Ariana Muse in Geneva SW, Canada House in London (UK) and the Art Bank of Canada. Tang is the recipient of the 2016 Biennale Internationale de Vallauris contemporary ceramic award.