AAWAA  Asian American Women Artists Alliance

"Eat Art 6"

November 1, 2003
Gallery Viet Nam, 55 North More St., NYC

The spirit of the "Eat Art" exhibit: a conglomeration of food, humor, visual delight, fun, eating, taste, surprise and metaphor.

Participanting artists: Adrienne Abseck, Jacie Lee Almira, Lan Cao, Arlynn Abseck, Candace Hsiao, Yvette Castro, Rose Deluca, Mercedes Nunez, Sirra Crippen, Chie Nishio, Suejin Jo, Cecil Chong, Miyoung Song, Marianne Ramos, Ricardo Woo, Yan Kong, Mei-Te Kuo, Lulu Costanzo, Aimee Margolis, Olgica Radulov, Isabel Serra, Minh Ngoc 

 
Yan Kong, Eat your art out, pita bread sketch books  Yan Kong
" Eat Your Art Out"
Blank sketch books

Books made of gourmet pita bread, bound with silk thread and edible dried gourd strips, and decorated with colors from vegetable juice, Soyu, some food coloring and dried squids
     
Arlynn Abseck, Peace Crackers, A mosaic map of the Middle East constrcted of crackers   Arlynn Abseck
"Peace Crackers"

A mosaic map of the Middle East constrcted of crackers.
     
Almira, Jacie Lee Almira, Jewlery, Gummy candies   Jacie Lee Almira "Jewlery"

Gummy candies
     
Candace Hsiao, Moveable Feast Series, Fast Food, Store bought food items., Interactive assembler using  remote control and food   Candace Hsiao
"Moveable Feast Series"

Fast Food, store bought food items., interactive assembler using remote control and food
     
Yvette Castro, Rose Deluca, Mercedes Nunez, Sirra Crippen   Yvette Castro, Rose Deluca, Mercedes Nunez, Sirra Crippen
"It Takes Two"

Chocolate clay (chocolate white & dark), light corn syrup, fondant, food coloring, dusting powders, chopstick, tree cookies
     
Cecil Chong, Hibernation, Gummi bears, magnifying boxes, plexi glass   Chie Nishio
"New York Aquarium"

Candies in box with photographs
     
Cecil Chong, Hibernation, Gummi bears, magnifying boxes, plexi glass   Cecil Chong
"Hibernation"

Gummi bears, magnifying boxes, plexi glass
     
Cecil Chong, Coco2, coco3, Coco Rico, coconut shells, coconut, shavings, peachy gummies, jelly rings, gummi teeth, Nestle snowcaps, plastic toys,   snowcaps, plastic toys, plexi glass, light box   Cecil Chong
"Coco Rico"

Coconut shells, coconut, shavings, peachy gummies, jelly rings, gummi teeth, Nestle snowcaps, plastic toys, snowcaps, plastic toys, plexi glass, light box
Cecil Chong, Coco2, coco3, Coco Rico, coconut shells, coconut, shavings, peachy gummies, jelly rings, gummi teeth, Nestle snowcaps, plastic toys,   snowcaps, plastic toys, plexi glass, light box   Cecil Chong, Coco2, coco3, Coco Rico, coconut shells, coconut, shavings, peachy gummies, jelly rings, gummi teeth, Nestle snowcaps, plastic toys,   snowcaps, plastic toys, plexi glass, light box
   
     
Miyoung Song, "Wet Grocery" (How to Eat Jello)   Miyoung Song
"Wet Grocery"
(How to Eat Jello)

Interactive food performance/video Installation
     
Miyoung Song, Wet Grocery (How to Eat Jello)  , Interactive food performance/video Installation   Miyoung Song
"Wet Grocery"
(How to Eat Jello)

Interactive food performance/video Installation
     
Yan Kong, Sea Weed Painting 1, Sea weeds, dried bamboo tender shoots   Yan Kong
"Sea Weed Painting 1"

Sea weeds, dried bamboo tender shoots
     
Yan Kong, Light for Night 2, Dried rice noodle, edible wax,, light fixture   Yan Kong
"Light for Night 2"

Dried rice noodle, edible wax,, light fixture
     
Kuo, Mei-Te Kuo, Grandmother"s Garden, Jello   Mei-Te Kuo, "Grandmother's Garden"

Jello
     
Adrienne Abseck, Lulu Costanzo, Sweet Words: Cupcake Poetry , Vanila Cupckes & Frosting   Adrienne Abseck, Lulu Costanzo
"Sweet Words: Cupcake Poetry"

Vanila cupcakes and frosting
     
Adrienne Abseck, Bathing Beauties, Fruit leather, jellied fruits, fruit rolls, hard candies, locorice string assembled on a plastic female form   Adrienne Abseck
" Bathing Beauties"

Fruit leather, jellied fruits, fruit rolls, hard candies, locorice string assembled on a plastic female form
     
Aimee Margolis, Light Bite Chandelier, Organic ginger spice cookies, stain glass sugar, sugar frosting and licorice   Aimee Margolis
"Light Bite Chandelier"

Organic ginger spice cookies, stain glass sugar, sugar frosting and licorice
     
Olgica Radulov, Nest, Cardboard, rice, eggshell, ink, hair, cloth, brown paper, polymer   Olgica Radulov
"Nest"

Cardboard, rice, eggshell, ink, hair, cloth, brown paper, polymer
     
Isabel Serra, Layers, Dough (flour and water, egg white), string, paper, seaweed   Isabel Serra
"Layers"

Dough (flour and water, egg white), string, paper, seaweed
     
Cecil Chong, Homage to CANDYnsky, Fruit roll-ups, plexi- glass   Cecil Chong
"Homage to CANDYnsky"

Fruit roll-ups, plexi- glass
     
Yvette Castro, Rose Deluca, Mercedes Nunez, Sirra Crippen, Untitled, Chocolate clay- chocolate dark), light corn syrup, fondant, white chocolate, alcohol(Kahlua and creme de Menthe), serving platter   Yvette Castro, Rose Deluca, Mercedes Nunez, Sirra Crippen
"Untitled"

Chocolate clay (chocolate dark), light corn syrup, fondant, white chocolate, alcohol (Kahlua and creme de Menthe), serving platter
     
Minh Ngoc, A leading performing artist from Ho Chi Minh City   Minh Ngoc, a leading performing artist from Ho Chi Minh City, during her presentation at Viet Nam Gallery.
     
Audience at Eat Art 6   Audience at Eat Art 6
 

This exhibition is made possible, in part, with a generous donation by David Garth and thanks to Jacie Lee Almira's connection.