American artist Lorna Simpson, whose first solo exhibition in China opened this week in Hong Kong. Photo: James WangAmerican artist Lorna Simpson, whose first solo exhibition in China opened this week in Hong Kong. Photo: James Wang
American artist Lorna Simpson, whose first solo exhibition in China opened this week in Hong Kong. Photo: James Wang

Lorna Simpson: ‘Who knew coronavirus would bring about a political change?’ New York artist living in the moment

  • Simpson continues to create despite being away from her studio in Brooklyn, and in Hong Kong show she explores painting, a medium to which she is still new
  • She highlights her art’s universality despite its past rejection by some for having an African-American perspective, and expects it to connect with Hongkongers
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American artist Lorna Simpson, whose first solo exhibition in China opened this week in Hong Kong. Photo: James WangAmerican artist Lorna Simpson, whose first solo exhibition in China opened this week in Hong Kong. Photo: James Wang
American artist Lorna Simpson, whose first solo exhibition in China opened this week in Hong Kong. Photo: James Wang
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