Leeâ€™s Work Explores Mediaâ€™s Impact and The Search for Hope in a Dystopian Culture
By Sally Deering
We live in the Information Age where we eat, sleep and â€˜digestâ€™ news 24/7. Since Donald Trump became the 45th President of the U.S., and reports of Twitterbots and other Internet propaganda machines churning out lies have become the norm for news, it seems impossible for people to get a grip on the truth.
In an effort to make sense of media messages put out during Donald Trump and Hillary Clintonâ€™s year-long presidential campaigns in 2016, and these dystopian times since Trumpâ€™s election, mixed-media artist Joyce Yu-Jean Lee presents â€œState of The Dysunionâ€ a new art installation on view at the Visual Arts Gallery on Culver Avenue adjacent to the NJCU campus. The show has been extended through Mar. 28. Continue reading ALIGHT IN THE DARK- Artist Joyce Yu-Jean Leeâ€™s â€˜State of the Dysunionâ€™ Extended at NJCU through Mar. 28