Related Objects
Current Location:
Allendale Campus -> Thomas J. and Marcia J. Haas Center for Performing Arts
Location Notes:
PAC Portrait Wall

Inside Out!: Jer (17)

Artwork
Identifier:
2016.6.1
Artist:
Sarah Wong
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Photograph
Date:
2010
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 43 in Width: 35.25 in
Description:
A teenager stands in front of a pond in the tall grass. She faces the camera wearing a black tank top with a black lace sweater and a long-chained gold and black necklace.
Historical Context:
Sarah Wong studied at the Gerrit Rietveld Academie for Visual Art and Design and works regularly for The New York Times, the Science and Health supplement. She is intrigued by Identity, her latest search for identity are the transcending florals. What happens when we get in touch with our authentic self? Her compassionate portraits from cross-gender children, looking for a new identity, were published in international newspapers: Le Monde and Huffington Post. In July 2015, Al Jazeera America filmed the photo project for an audience of 60 million people.

Library of Congress Subjects:
Portrait photography