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#47, 1993-2001

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Gift of funds from anonymous donorsexpand_more  2010.55.47

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Artist commentary: Not only the children are changing, many of the adults also are changing. Under pressure and anxiety of becoming more American, many tragedies erupted. Older Hmong start committing suicides out of loneliness. The middle age Hmong kill their whole family before taking their own lives.

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Title
#47
Artist Life
American (born Laos), 1972
Role
Artist
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2010.55.47
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see previous exhibition catalog for illustrations of all 50 paintings

© Cy Thao