Filipino-American artist Jana Benitez, who explores identity, energy and the ways we communicate in her paintings, has an exhibition currently showing in Hong Kong. Photo: Joshua Langlais
Filipino-American artist Jana Benitez, who explores identity, energy and the ways we communicate in her paintings, has an exhibition currently showing in Hong Kong. Photo: Joshua Langlais
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‘Am I home yet?’: Filipino-American artist’s paintings explore identity, energy and the ways we communicate with art – and with one another through it

  • Filipino-American artist Jana Benitez’s work is showing at Pearl Lam Galleries, in Hong Kong. She shares her thoughts behind the art in the exhibition
  • Benitez hopes visitors can communicate with her art how they would with someone face-to-face – ‘When you’re in front of somebody, you feel their energy’

Filipino-American artist Jana Benitez, who explores identity, energy and the ways we communicate in her paintings, has an exhibition currently showing in Hong Kong. Photo: Joshua Langlais
Filipino-American artist Jana Benitez, who explores identity, energy and the ways we communicate in her paintings, has an exhibition currently showing in Hong Kong. Photo: Joshua Langlais
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