Saturday, January 25, 2014

Yun Gee at the Brooklyn Museum


The New York Times
June 12, 1931
Show by Brooklyn Museum.
Annual Summer Exhibition
…Painters not in the International Group are provided…with little cubicles, which plan gives each artist a chance to appear to the best advantage.

The following participate: Ben Benn, Douglas Brown, Frieda Hauswirth Das, William de Leftwich Dodge, Raphael Doktor, Paula Eliasoph, Yun Gee, Kai Gotzsche, Stefan Hirsch, George Laszlo, Joseph Lomoff, Hanz Meyer, Ann Neagoe, Agnes Pelton, Princess Paule de Ruess, Olive Rush, Miklos Suba and Irene Weir.

The New York Times
June 13, 1931
Brooklyn Exhibits Art.
Notables Attend Opening of Display at Museum.
...Among the exhibitors present were: Yun Gee, Kai Gotzsche, Hanz Meyer, Aaron J. Goodelman, Minna R. Harkavy, Jane Kende Rakhit, Joseph Teichner and Leo Ziemssen Moll.

Brooklyn Eagle
(New York)
June 13, 1931
…Among the paintings, the pictures by Frieda Hauswirth Das, the Hindu artist, and Yun Gee, the Chinese representative, attracted the most attention.

Brooklyn Eagle
June 22, 1931
















The New York Times

June 14, 1931
Brooklyn Museum Annual Summer Show
…There are nine paintings by the young Chinese artist, Yun Gee.

The New York Times
September 24, 1931
...Yun Gee held his first New York one-man show last season. Fifteen of his paintings were included in the Summer show at the Brooklyn Museum, and he is to be represented in the self-portrait exhibition held by the College Art Association in its headquarters in West Fifty-eighth Street, opening next Monday.

Brooklyn Eagle
December 3, 1942








The New York Times
September 18, 1943
A concert of Chinese music will be presented tomorrow at 3:30 at the Brooklyn Museum by the Chinese People's Chorus, under Liu Liang-mo, and Yun Gee, singer and instrumentalist.

(Tomorrow: Yun Gee at the Museum of Modern Art)

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