Review: Oakland artist Hung Liu's moving works captured in lush exhibit at Oakland Museum of California

By Jennifer Modenessi for Inside Bay Area on March 21, 2013

the series of diminutive canvases bearing Liu's emotive brushwork are just as powerful as her larger, better-known paintings. Using photography and daily life as a starting point, Liu illustrates her take on personal and cultural history, crafting visually stunning narratives that unite past and present.

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Hung Liu, of Oakland, a Chinese-American artist and Mills College professor of art, stands in front of her 2008 mural entitled "Music of the Great Earth II" at Mills College in Oakland, Calif., on Monday, Jan. 21, 2013. Liu's art work will be on exhibit at the Mills College Art Museum from January 23, to March 17, 2013. (Doug Duran/Staff)
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