Hung Liu stands in front of Mu Nu / Mother Daughter, a painting the permanent collection of the Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art.

By Gina Kaufmann for KCUR on November 14, 2014

When Liu paints colorful canvases using black-and-white photographs as source material, she isn't just updating technology...she's transforming memory, or "Summoning Ghosts" — that's the title of her retrospective at the Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art...

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Images Credit:
Above: Hung Liu in front of of Mu Nu (Mother and Daughter), 1997; oil on canvas, diptych, 80 x 140 inches (overall);
Collection of Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Museum purchase 1997.22a–b
Photo by Paul Andrews.

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