In Santa Monica, at Bergamot Station…On May 7, 2022, bG Gallery hosts an art talk from 4-8pm in conjunction with its current exhibition “Intersections,” a solo show for the artist Mike Saijo, curated by Deepa Subramanian. The talk features Mike Saijo, Deepa Subramanian, and will be moderated by Deandre Santee. The show remains up through May 16, 2022. Remember to confirm with gallery’s website for up-to-date covid protocols and guidelines – (proof of vaccination and masks MAY be required).
“Intersections,” examines the intersections of Latino, Japanese, and Jewish communities in Boyle Heights. Saijo explores the experience of being an US immigrant and how these cultures intersected among many challenges. The exhibit includes Saijo’s own street photography, wall painting, and book pieces in this exploration of cultural intersection.
In the spirit of intersection Mike will present the Gallery’s new influences section will be street photography by Daido Moriyama.
On view: April 16,2022 – May 16, 2022
What: “Intersections,” Mike Saijo,
Where: bG Gallery, Bergamot Station, 2525 Michigan Ave #A2, Santa Monica, CA 90404
When: May 7, 2022, 4:00pm – 8:00pm
Phone: (310) 906-4211