Chelsea Foxwell

Director, Center for East Asian Studies
Associate Professor
Department of Art History
The College

5540 S Greenwood Ave
Cochrane-Woods Art Center 265
Chicago, IL 60637
(773) 702-7946

Professor Foxwell is an art historian at the University of Chicago's Department of Art History whose work focuses on Japan’s artistic interactions with the rest of East Asia and beyond. Her scholarship ranges from the medieval through modern periods of Japanese art with special emphasis on the 19th and 20th centuries.

For more information, visit Professor Foxwell's profile at the University of Chicago's Department of Art History.

 


Ellen Larson

CAEA Postdoctoral Instructor

Ellen Larson is a Center for the Art of East Asia (CAEA) Postdoctoral Instructor in conjunction with the Department of Art History. Her research underscores the nature of temporalities as represented in moving image art made primarily in Mainland China.

For more information, visit Ellen's profile at the University of Chicago's Department of Art History. 


Wei-Cheng Lin

Associate Professor
Department of Art History
The College Chinese Art and Architecture

268 Cochrane Woods Art Center
5540 S Greenwood Ave.
Chicago, IL 60637
773-702-0268

Professor Lin specializes in the history of Chinese art and architecture, with a focus on medieval periods. His primary interests in research are visual and material cultural issues in Buddhist art and architecture and China’s funerary practice through history.

For more information, visit Professor Lin's profile at the University of Chicago's Department of Art History.


Erez Golani Solomon

Japanese Architecture and Cities

Erez Golani Solomon is a Senior Lecturer in Architectural Design and Theory at the School of Architecture and the Graduate Program in Urban Design at the Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem. His research work encompasses a range of issues concerning the contemporary city, and the ramifications of architectural developments under contemporary cultures and politics. 

For more information, visit Erez's profile at the University of Chicago's Department of Art History.


Katherine Tsiang

Associate Director of the Center for the Art of East Asia
Department of Art History

5540 S Greenwood Ave
Regenstein 420
Chicago, IL 60637
(773) 834-1060

Professor Tsiang is the Associate Director of the Center for the Art of East Asia. Her research concentrates on the fields of Chinese Buddhist art, Chinese ceramics and material culture, and cultural interactions and political rhetoric in the production of art in medieval China. Her professional experience also includes teaching and collaborative work with museums and organizing exhibitions. For more information, visit Professor Tsiang's profile at the University of Chicago's Center for East Asian Art.


Hung Wu

Harrie A. Vanderstappen Distinguished Service Professor
Department of Art History
Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations
The College
Director, Center for the Art of East Asia
Consulting Curator, Smart Museum of Art

5540 S Greenwood Ave
CWAC 274
Chicago, IL 60637
(773) 702-0274

Professor Wu focuses on early Chinese art and relationships between visual forms (architecture, bronze vessels, pictorial carvings and murals, etc.) and ritual, social memory, and political discourses. Professor Wu is also the Director of the Center for the Art of East Asia and a Consulting Curator for the Smart Museum of Art.

For more information, visit Professor Wu's profile at the University of Chicago's Department of Art History.