About The Program
Join us for a special sneak peek of Mr. Society of 23 the night before it opens to the public! Meet multi-media artist Jeffrey Augustine Songco, and learn about the inspiration, process, and themes of his work. Enjoy a glass of wine from our cash bar as you step into the immersive, thought provoking, and playful experience of this exhibition. An informal artist talk will begin at 7 pm, where you can learn more and engage in conversation with Jeffrey in the gallery.
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Jeffrey Augustine Songco (b. 1983) is a multidisciplinary artist. Born and raised in New Jersey to devout Catholic Filipino immigrants, his artistic identity developed at a young age with training in classical ballet, voice, and musical theater. He holds a BFA from Carnegie Mellon University and an MFA from San Francisco Art Institute. His artwork has been exhibited throughout the USA including Mattress Factory in Pittsburgh, the Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience in Seattle, SPRING/BREAK Art Show in New York City, the Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts in Grand Rapids, and the Asian Art Museum in San Francisco. He is featured in the publication Queering Contemporary Asian American Art, and his own writings have appeared in Art21 Blog, Bad at Sports, HuffPost, and Hyperallergic. He resides in Allendale, Michigan.