Uncomfortable: The Art of Christopher Cozier (2005, 47 min.) is a film documentary about the internationally exhibiting artist Christopher Cozier. Fung will screen Uncomfortable at the Museum of the African Diaspora (San Francisco) on Wed., Jan. 25, 2017, 6:30-8:30 p.m. After the film is shown, Richard Fung will discuss the film with Christopher Cozier via Skype.
The Museum of the African Diaspora, 685 Mission Street (at Third Street), San Francisco, CA 94105. The museum is accessible. See:
Richard Fung (born 1954, Port of Spain, Trinidad) is an award-winning, internationally recognized artist and film director. He now lives in Toronto, Canada, where he studied art and earned a Master’s degree in Sociology and Cultural Studies. Fung is also a professor at the Ontario College of Art and Design and an activist.
Christopher Cozier (born 1959, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad) is the child of Grenadians who migrated to Trinidad in the 1960s. He’s a contemporary artist who was trained in Trinidad and in the US (Master’s of Fine Arts in Painting from Rutgers University). Cozier is also a curator, writer, and critic. Please see: http://www.enciclopediapr.org/ing/article.cfm?ref=12020407