Wu Hung

As a University of Chicago-based curator and historian, Wu Hung is widely acknowledged as one of the foremost writers working on contemporary Chinese art. Wu Hung is a Professor in Chinese Art History, Director of the Centre of Art of East Asia, and Consulting Curator of the Smart Museum of Art at the University of Chicago. He is an elected member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and the American Philosophical Society, and sits on the boards and advisory committees of many research institutes and museums in the United States and China. Wu Hung has also published widely on both traditional and contemporary Chinese art.