Assistant Professor
erc037@ucsd.edu
Office/Studio
Building 4, Visual Arts Facility, #414

Biography


WINTER 2016 Office Hours (appointment required by email)
- Undergraduate: WED 4-6 pm
- Graduate: FRI 10am-12pm
SPRING 2016 Office Hours (appointment required by email)
- Undergraduate: WED 1-2 pm
- Graduate: THU 9-10 am

ACADEMIC POSITION & EDUCATION
- Assistant Professor of Narrative Media, Department of Visual Arts, UCSD
- Affiliate Faculty, Program in Transnational Korean Studies
- MFA in Studio Art from University of California at Irvine

ABOUT
Erica Cho is an artist working in experimental film, short-form narrative, and LGBTQ and Asian American media art. Exploring subjects such as the intersection of settler-colonialism and climate change, and the history of the Korean War and migration, Cho's creative work has screened and exhibited at the San Jose Museum of Art, Brooklyn Museum of Art, Japanese American National Museum, Wing Luke Museum, and at film festivals worldwide. Cho's stop-motion animation Our Cosmos Our Chaos toured North America and South Korea as part of Still Present Pasts, a multi-disciplinary exhibition on the legacy of the Korean War. Other works include the queer video School Boy Art and We Got Moves You Ain’t Even Heard Of (Part One). Cho is the past recipient of grants and awards from Creative Capital, The Third Wave Foundation, Leeway, Traction, and California Community Foundation. Cho's L.A.- based work includes film and television editing, and film curation for the Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival. Cho has been honored as one of OUT Magazine's OUT100 for "remarkable contributions to LGBTQ culture.

FALL 2015 COURSES
- Non-Teaching Quarter

WINTER 2016 COURSES
- VIS175: Editing - Theory and Production
- VIS183A: Strategies of Self - Questions of Home in Film & Art

SPRING 2016 COURSES
- VIS177: Scripting Strategies
- VIS183: Advanced Editing

FALL 2016 COURSES
- VIS175: Editing - Theory and Production
- VIS183A: Strategies of Self - Asian/American Experimental Media

WINTER 2017 COURSES
- Non-Teaching Quarter

SPRING 2017 COURSES
- VIS175: Editing - Theory and Production
- VIS182: Advanced Editing

Artwork Images

Film Still, GOLDEN GOLDEN (dir. Erica Cho, 2016)
Film Still, GOLDEN GOLDEN (dir. Erica Cho, 2016)
OUR COSMOS, OUR CHAOS (dir. Erica Cho, 2004)
OUR COSMOS, OUR CHAOS (dir. Erica Cho, 2004)
OUR COSMOS, OUR CHAOS (dir. Erica Cho, 2004)
OUR COSMOS, OUR CHAOS (dir. Erica Cho, 2004)
SCHOOL BOY ART (dir. Erica Cho, 2004)
SCHOOL BOY ART (dir. Erica Cho, 2004)