Year of the Dog  Design by Willie Yao.

Year of the Dog Design by Willie Yao.

China Pop: Contemporary Year of the Dog

Friday, February 16, 7 - 9 PM | Ages 18+

Join us for this modern take on a cultural celebration inspired by contemporary Chinese art. Come dressed with a splash of red for good fortune and enjoy activities to bring peace and prosperity in the New Lunar Year!

    This event will feature a silent art auction offering a unique art collectors' opportunity to acquire contemporary Chinese art.

    PARTICIPATING ARTISTS:

    • Colette Fu, one-of-a-kind collapsible book artist based in Philadelphia who combines photography with pop-up paper engineering 
    • Zhihui Xie, ceramic sculpture artist based in Philadelphia
    • Decue Wu, graphic artist and an illustrator originally from Shenzhen, China and currently based in Los Angeles
    • Dongze Huo, painter born and raised in Xi’an, China and currently based in New York City 
    • Han Wang, ceramic artist based in Philadelphia

    ADDITIONAL FEATURES INCLUDE: 

    • DJ Zip spinning his signature disco house and funky breaks mixed with Chinese pop music interludes
    • Fish tacos, crab cake sliders, and dumplings catered by Koi on the go
    • Dog lovers' luxury auction items
    • Balloon drop-and-pop to ward off the bad luck
    • Cash bar

    Year of the Dog design by Willie Yao, painter and digital artist born in Shanghai, China, currently based in New York City.

    Tickets: $30 at the door

     

    We are grateful for the sponsors supporting this event - THANK YOU!

    Waggies By Maggie & Friends will be onsite selling their "all-natural, vet-approved dog treats made with the finest ingredients."

    Faithful Friends will be present during the event with an adoptable dog. 

      Artworks Preview

        Yi Costume Festival, scroll,  by Colette Fu

      Yi Costume Festival, scroll, by Colette Fu

        Revolution I,  by Zhihui Xie

      Revolution I, by Zhihui Xie

       
        Relationship & Existence #3 , by Dongze Huo

      Relationship & Existence #3, by Dongze Huo

        Across the ocean project_container 3,  by Han Wang

      Across the ocean project_container 3, by Han Wang

        White Cube,  by Decue Wu

      White Cube, by Decue Wu