Tristan Cai, assistant professor of photography, presents a solo exhibition of his ongoing project, A Celebration: The Origin of Life at the CICA Museum inGimpo, South Korea.The project takes the form ofan archiveof both fictional and realphotographs in the areas of evolution research, offering a critical perspective on the issues of how visual culture shapesour shared knowledge and experiences.

In conjunction with the exhibition, Cai will be conducting a performance lecture, “Understanding Visual Culture through Evolution,” in a session at the CICA New Media Art Conference, Art in the Digital Age,May 31-June3,2018.