Video - How Chinese is Chinese Contemporary Art?

Wednesday, January 9, 2013 - 4:30pm

Event Location
William S. Richardson School of Law
2515 Dole Street
Honolulu, HI 96822-2350


Classroom 3

Joan Lebold Cohen, art historian/photographer, has been writing about contemporary Chinese art and curating exhibitions since the 1970s. Her book, New Chinese Painting, 1949-1986, was the first book to introduce the new generation of artists after the Cultural Revolution. She has lived and worked in China, curated many exhibitions of contemporary Chinese art. She taught at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts,Tufts University for 22 years. Ms. Cohen is an associate of the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies and a member of the modern China seminar at Columbia University.

Co-Sponsored by
The William S. Richardson School of Law
&The Center for Chinese Studies

Video of the Event (Posted 1/17/2012)

Event Contact Information

Professor Alison Conner

Contact Phone
(808) 956-6552