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Beth Lo

My work in ceramics and mixed media collage revolves primarily around issues of family and my Asian-American background. Cultural marginality and blending, tradition vs. Westernization, language and translation are key elements in my work. Since the birth of my son in 1987, I have been drawing inspiration from major events in my family’s history, the day-to- day challenges of parenting, and my own childhood memories of being raised in a minority culture in the United States. I use the image of a child as a symbol of innocence, potential and vulnerability.
Beth Lo - Vase, Brothers and Sisters Beth Lo - Plate, Open Border Series Beth Lo - Plate, Real New Series
Beth Lo - Cups, Meditation Series Beth Lo - Cups, Meditation Series, Reverse view Beth Lo - Butter
Beth Lo - Noodles