Emeritus College

Sam Wang, Alumni Distinguished Professor Emeritus Honored

Centripetal Discovery–Lee Gallery

October 10 to November 9 2022


Head shot of Artist
Professor Emeritus of Visual Arts, Sam Wang

Sam Wang, Alumni Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Visual Arts work is being showcased at the Lee Gallery October 10-November 9.  The Gallery is opened M-Th, 9am to 4:30pm.

The Film Screening of “Sam Wang Centripetal Persistence” (2021 Best Multi-Cultural Film Award Winner) Directed by John Rash, will be shown on Thursday, October 20th, at 5:30pm Lee Hall 1-room 100. An Artist Talk and Reception will follow at 6PM in Lee Gallery.

This documentary follows pioneering Chinese-American photographer Sam Wang from his birthplace in Beijing, China to Clemson, South Carolina, on a journey of shifting cultural identity and constant visual creation. Sam’s mastery of hand-crafted processes and his creative curiosity inspired four decades of American students and excites emerging Chinese photographers today.