Harrie A. Vanderstappen Distinguished Service Professor of Art History and East Asian Languages & Civilizations, Wu Hung, received the 2018 Distinguished Scholar Award during the College Art Association's Annual Conference which took place at the LA Convention Center from February 21-24, 2018.

The 2018 Annual Conference included over 300 themed sessions, covering discussions on medieval tapestry, contemporary issues in Latinx art, and community engagement through the arts, among many other topics.