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Jen Pack

Jen Pack is a bicultural and bigender artist who has created home in Albuquerque, New Mexico. S(he) is an explorer of color, liminal spaces, and the porous relationship between truth, beauty, and identity.

Sharon Mizota and Jen Pack

Discussions of spirituality have long been missing from the discourse on contemporary art. This act of erasure limits our perception of the art we seek to embrace. It imposes a Western, secular lens on the work of Asian American and other marginalized artists who evoke faith traditions. Skewing away from this lens allows space for an eruption of multiple cultural, gender, and psychic layers, dual consciousness, traversing borders, and integrating fragments of self otherwise obscured by opaque whiteness.

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The Brooklyn Rail

JUL-AUG 2022

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