Wing Young Huie
March 25 - 31, 2008
Presentation: Thursday, March 27, 2008.
11:45 am to 1:00 pm.
John B. Davis Lecture Hall.
American Studies Colloquia Series 07-08.
Wing Young Huie has received international attention for his many projects that document the changing cultural landscape of his home state Minnesota. The Minneapolis Star Tribune named Wing “Artist of the Year” in 2000. His three published books are Frogtown: Photographs and Conversation in an Urban Neighborhood (1996), Lake Street USA (2001), and Looking for Asian America: An Ethnocentric Tour (2007). He is currently photographing the University Avenue corridor in St. Paul. A six-mile installation that will include projected images will be installed in 2010.
The photographs displayed are from a variety of projects that span the last ten years.