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#36, 1993-2001

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Gift of funds from anonymous donorsexpand_more  2010.55.36

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Artist commentary: Water was in short supply so it was a welcoming sight when it rains. Instead of running for shelter the kids take out the soap and take a cool rain shower. While many of the kids were clueless to the hopelessness situation of the refugee camps, many of the adults simply gave up hope of a normal life. Funerals were a daily event. Being sick was the rule.

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Title
#36
Artist Life
American (born Laos), 1972
Role
Artist
Accession Number
2010.55.36
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see previous exhibition catalog for illustrations of all 50 paintings

© Cy Thao