Lena Han

Negative Space

A few years ago while visiting the MoMA, I encountered a painting titled “I and the Village” by Marc Chagall. What I found fascinating about the piece was the lack of negative space; scanning the massive canvas, my eyes skipped from one overlapping scene to the next, swimming in swathes of color and never knowing…

Self-discovery amid stereotypes

Today, I attempt to exist as Asian American, without the expectations of being Asian American. This is far from a perfect solution, but it is the scaffolding I am relying on to pave my path of self-discovery.
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