David Khang



  • 2016

    The tank, the poem, and the uniform 2016

    UPCOMING EVENT @ Malaspina Printmakers, Vancouver

    Opening Reception: Thurs. January 14, 2016 6pm-9pm
    Poetry reading & Discussion: Sun. January 17, 2pm 

    Exhibition catalogue available for pre-order:
            Introduction by Justin Muir
            Exhibition essay by Dina Al-Kassim
            Publication launch date - TBA

  • 2015

    FUSE, Vancouver Art Gallery
    November 6, 2015

    Performance with Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte, Igor Santizo, and Stefan Smulovitz
    Curated by Glenn Alteen 

    A soldier begins playing his viola.
    A poem is read in Spanish, in French, and in Korean.
    Camouflage is removed, to reveal a butterfly soldier and tank.
    The tank - with a tricycle inside - is manouveured through the gallery space.
    Audience is saluted and thanked.


  • 2014

    A Space Gallery, Toronto
    May 16 - June 15, 2014

    Wrong Place / Mauvais Endroit / Lugar Incorrecto / 틀린 장소 is an ongoing series of site-specific public works that are performative. By researching geopolitical histories, seemingly disparate political events are 'remixed' - cross-culturally and linguistically. Performed in various international sites - Nicosia (Cyprus), Santiago (Chile), Valdivia (Chile), Mexico City (Mexico), Edmonton (AB), Montréal (QC) - each...