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Miami Art Deco Weekend

Thank you so much to the Miami Design Preservation League and the Wolfsonian Museum-FIU! I was honored to be invited to lecture for the 46th Annual Art Deco Weekend on January 13-15, 2023. The theme was “Art Deco Worldwide”.

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With Gratitude…

Dear Friends and Family, Thank you to all of those who made it to Gayook’s Memorial. We really appreciate you attending! It was so exciting to see all the people she spoke about gathered together and for some, finally meeting one another!  And for those who couldn’t make it, we know you carry her in…

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Invitation to Gayook’s Celebration of Life Memorial

Dear Friends and Family, My brother, Matthew and I would like to invite you all to participate in a Celebration of Life for our mother, Gayook Wong (1943-2021) Mom loved to travel and she was able to do just that the last 10 years of her life. But this does make holding a memorial for…

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Art Deco Society of New York Recorded Presentation

Maybe you missed Jennifer’s lecture at the Art Deco Society of New York’s “Liu Jipiao (刘既漂): The Father of Chinese Art Deco” or maybe you want to watch it again. Well there’s a full recording of the event! To access the full recording of the event please click the link below and register online to access…

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Art Deco Society of New York Lecture

I will finally be giving a lecture in NYC (well virtually in NYC) My grandfather lived in NYC in Yorktown (Upper Eastside) in the late 1940’s, early 1950’s and it’s always been the home of my heart. Please see below the Art Deco Society of New York’s “January Deco Doings”.

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In Loving Memory – Gayook Wong (1943-2021)

With deepest sadness…My mother, Gayook Wong, eldest daughter of Liu Jipiao, passed away on Wednesday, September 1, 2021. She died peacefully at home, surrounded by her loved ones after battling cancer (GIST) for over 10 years. In the end, the cancer was too aggressive for the medications out there. But she was lucid and still…

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