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Issei, Nisei, Sansei,… an installation at the Washington Project for the Arts (WPA) in Washington, DC. shows the progression of three generations of a Japanese American family. Viewers walk over a glass covered path and through three successive doorways representing a traditional Japanese house, a wartime Internment camp barracks, and an aluminum-sided American home. The interior space is composed of several sculptures commenting on the artist's Japanese American experiences.

Issei, Nisei, Sansei,…, Kristine Aono, Installation, Washington Project for the Arts, Japanese American,
Issei, Nisei, Sansei,… (detail)