Jessica So Ren Tang

Jessica Tang recently completed a Bachelor of Arts in Studio Art from Mills College. Born and raised in San Francisco, California, her main studio practice focuses on ideas of Asian-American identity, authenticity of culture, femininity, gender, and the body. She utilizes embroidery and sculpture to express her thoughts and ideas.

jessicasorentang@yahoo.com

Come see my embroidered sculptures in person at the Eating Cultures Exhibition at SOMArts Cultural Center in San Francisco from May 1-30th. 

Opening reception will be on Thursday May 1st at SOMArts from 6-9pm.

Chinese Bowl

2014

muslin, embroidery floss, wire

©jessicasorentang

My piece Google Translate: Confucius Says has been accepted into 

APATURE 2013: A Window Into the Art of Emerging Asian Pacific American Artist exhibition.

Opening Reception is on October 5th, 7pm-12am

ARC Studios and Gallery

1246 Folsom Street, San Francisco, CA 94103

The exhibition will be up from October 5th to the 20th.

Google Translate: Confucius Says (details)

Embroidered fabric on canvas

2013

(Kearney Street Workshop: Apature 2013 submission)

Google Translate: Confucius Says

Embroidered fabric on canvas

2013

(Kearny Street Workshop: Apature 2013 submission)

Mini Series: Complex Chinese Characters

thread, fabric, embroidery hoop, glue

2013

nàng "snuffle"

xìn "quarrel"

yàn "colorful"

xiān "fresh"

Google Translate:谷歌翻译

2013

Thread, fabric, canvas

Photos taken by Phil Bond (http://www.philbondphotography.com/)

Google Translate:谷歌翻译

2013

Thread, fabric, canvas

 

In the collection of David Buuck.


Photo taken by Phil Bond (http://www.philbondphotography.com/)

Asian/American:Simplified/Traditional
2013
Thread, fabric,canvas

Photo taken by Phil Bond (http://www.philbondphotography.com/)

Take Out Box
2013
Thread, fabric,tape

Photo taken by Phil Bond (http://www.philbondphotography.com/)