Lecturer
858 534 2860
ydchou@ucsd.edu
Office/Studio
Mandeville B111A

Biography

Diana Chou, Associate Curator of Asian Art at The San Diego Museum of Art, received her Ph.D. in Chinese Art History, focusing on the 10th to the 14th century Chinese Painting, from the University of Kansas; and a M.A. in Western and Japanese Art History from Northern Illinois University. Her publications include a book, several essays on Chinese painting and collecting tastes of the 13th to 14th centuries in China and Japan, and encyclopedia entries on contemporary Asian Art. Dr. Chou recently curated Modern Japan: Prints from the Taisho Era (1912–1926) & Beyond. She was also twice recipient of Summer Institute grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities to study the Silk Road and Indian art. Her most recent fellowships were awarded by the National Museum of Korea (2017) and the Hamad bin Khalifa Symposium on Islamic Art (2017).

Artwork Images

Yeongchau D. Chou