Translate 翻譯

The electronic translation service is hosted by Google Translate. The quality of the translation may vary in some of the languages offered by Google. The goal of the basic translation is to capture the general intention of the original English material.

Google Translate is a free service and currently offers translation in over 50 languages.

Richmond Art Gallery cannot guarantee the quality, accuracy, or completeness of any translated information. Before you act on translated information, the City encourages you to confirm any facts that are important to you and the decisions you make.

Brenda Joy Lem

Homage to the Heart

April 1, 2011 - June 12, 2011

Brenda Joy Lem’s  exhibition addresses themes of memory, oral history, spirituality, and “the enduring heart,” as the artist explores her family history and the threads that connect generations.  Lem recounts fragments from the history of her family’s immigration from China and the hand-laundry business they operated in the 1930s, layered over family and archival images.  As with all early Chinese immigrants, Lem’s grandparents came through the Victoria/Vancouver port  when they arrived in Canada over 100 years ago, and that history will create a basic context for the installation at Richmond



Teachers Guide

Themes: Printmaking

Brenda Joy Lem: Homage to the Heart

Authors: Stuart Reid

Not available / Sold Out


Interview with Brenda Joy Lem