An Artist’s Quest to Discover Home
For Brian Doan, the idea of home is abstract: “Home is a place [where] you’re born, but home is [also] where you feel you belong to.” In his new exhibition hôme hôme hôme, Brian draws inspiration from his past growing up in Vietnam as he continues the journey to find home.
Sitting down for an interview with Anne Schruth, associate program officer at the Vilcek Foundation, Brian reveals the complex nature of his past, memory, and identity. In this new body of work for the exhibition, Brian uses imagery both political and personal as he grapples with memories of a lost childhood and his identity as a member of two very different cultures.
New to the Vilcek Foundation Gallery, visitors can now dial in to an audio guide that describes the background and inspiration for each work in the exhibition. hôme hôme hôme is open Wednesday to Saturday, noon to 6 pm, through November 9th.
Announcing the 2018 Vilcek Prizewinners
Congratulations to the remarkable biomedical scientists and professionals in the architecture field who have been awarded the 2018 Vilcek Prizes. Learn more about their incredible accomplishments:
In Support of DACA
2017 was a tumultuous year for immigration policy in the United States, with several controversial restrictions issued by the new administration. As former refugees and green card holders, our founders Jan and Marica Vilcek share their thoughts on these policies.