Engage | Event

Curator’s Gallery Talk on “Global Asias”

February 27, 2022 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Join Dr. Chang Tan, curator of Global Asias: Contemporary Asian and Asian American Art from the Collections of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family Foundation for an in-gallery discussion. Space is limited.

Chang Tan specializes in Chinese and East Asian art in the 20th and 21st centuries. Her research interests include global modernism and avant-gardism, public and socially engaged art, art and ecocriticism, and the history of collecting and exhibiting Asian and Asian American art in the U.S.. She has published in Art JournalWorld ArtThird Text, among others. Her upcoming monograph studies Chinese artists’ engagement with the marginalized sectors of the public. Her current research, supported by the Chiang-Ching Kuo Foundation and the Humanities Institute, studies early studio photographic practices in China and the Chinese diaspora.  Dr. Tan is the Assistant Professor of Art History and Asian Studies at Penn State.

Registration for this event is FULL.