Oregon Art Beat

Season 13, Episode 26

Season 13 Episode 1326 | 29m 27s

Oregon Art Beat highlights just some of the immigrant artists and their stories of personal journeys to Oregon. After fleeing war in his homeland of Iraq, Farooq Hasson restarts his career as a painter. Renowned artist Wang Gongyi shares her experience of growing up during China’s communist revolution. And musician Edna Vazquez uses her incredible voice to create a female take on Mariachi.

Aired: 03/02/17

Rating: TV-G

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Funding provided by James F. & Marion L. Miller Foundation, Robert D. & Marcia H. Randall Fund for Lifelong Learning, The Kinsman Foundation, US Bank, Jackson Foundation and Roundhouse Foundation.