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Asian American Culture

Join us at the 14th Annual Asian Pacific Filmmakers Experience at Sundance 2018!

Asian and Asian Pacific filmmakers are making history once again in Park City with a vast array of remarkable films and creative projects at the 2018 Sundance and Slamdance Film Festivals. Our artists, creators and industry insiders are coming together celebrating a day of discussions and sharing of resources and experience, as we recognize our […]

January 14, 2018 • by Kollaboration

Asian American Culture

APAHM 2017 Project: #DearFutureAAPI

Dear Future AAPI, In honor of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, we present to you this #DearFutureAAPI series which features some amazing Asian American Pacific Islanders who have changed Asian representation for the better. Through this campaign, we want you to recognize a growing community of individuals making strides in the AAPI movement. Let’s continue to celebrate […]

May 1, 2017 • by candicetan

Asian American Culture · Video

On Graduation – A Poem by Kavi Vu

As we approach Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, Kollaboration is proud to share a visualization of Kavi Vu’s (Kollaboration ATL ’12) award winning poem, “On Graduation” Have you ever felt the same? Credits: Narrator – Kavi Vu Daughter – Kelli Chu Mother – Rose Kai Lee Directors – Minji Chang & Brianna Kim Producers – […]

April 27, 2017 • by Marvin Yueh

Asian American Culture

Artist Kamea Hadar Celebrates Identity and President Obama with His New Mural “Hapa”

Earlier this summer, Honolulu became a little bit more presidential when a new mural of President Barack Obama came into existence. Found on a street corner in the city the 44th President of the United States was born and raised, the piece of art is the latest handiwork of local artist, Kamea Hadar. “So the mural […]

July 26, 2016 • by Lauren Lola

Asian American Culture

Asian Americans Share Their Experiences With #BeingAsian

In this year alone, I’ve seen Asian Twitter blowing up my feed with different hashtag conversations including: #OscarsSoWhite, #PraisinTheAsian, #StarringJohnCho and #WhitewashedOUT. To continue the conversation, we saw another hashtag spark more tweets about the Asian American experience. On Tuesday, 17-year-old Michael Tarui sent out the following tweet: “I’m in a group chat and we’ve […]

July 1, 2016 • by Frankie Victoria