Of Japanese descent, Kasahara uses the lightness of kitsch and humor to explore the heavy topics of stereotypes and personal identity. An Asian American living in the West, her colorful images pull from Japanese pop culture as well as cowboy hats and hamburgers.
August 18, 2012 to November 4, 2012
Margaret Kasahara, “Foreign and Domestic,” oil and oil stick on canvas
Margaret Kasahara, “Little People (Dolls),” oil and oil stick on canvas
Margaret Kasahara, “Someone Like You,” oil and oil stick on canvas