Water to Paper, Paint to Sky: The Art of Tyrus Wong

Collection Name: Drachen Foundation Collection
Artist or Author: Michael Labrie
Creation Year: 2013
Width: 7/8 inches
Length: 12 1/4 inches
Height: 9 3/4 inches
Summary: A special exhibition tribute to life, work and passion of Chinese American artist Tyrus Wong, born in 1910, now 103 years old. A resident of Santa Monica, California, this catalog is published in conjunction with the retrospective exhibition, Water to Paper, Paint to Sky: The Art of Tyrus Wong, August 15, 2013-February 3, 2014, at the Walt Disney Family Museum, San Francisco, California. Front cover: Boy Flying Kites, c.1968, opaque watercolor on paperboard/ 14 x 40 1/2 inches. Back cover: Tyrus Wong at his home in Sunland, California, 2004, photograph by Peter Brenner. Mural by Tyrus Wong, c. 1955
Type: Book
Geographic: Peoples Republic of China, United States
Kite Type: Figure
Materials: Bamboo, Paper
Significance: Art, Cultural
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Tyrus Wong:  Water to Paper, Paint to Sky 2013  Back cover:  Water to Paper, Paint to Sky 2013, photo credit Peter Brenner