Tiffany Beres

Email:

tberes@ucsd.edu

Biography:

Tiffany Wai-Ying Beres is Asian contemporary art specialist and art historian. Her area of research is modern Chinese painting, with a special focus on visual culture in its global context. She has worked as a curator and exhibition planner with museums and institutions around the world such as the Museum of Photographic Arts in San Diego, the Asian Art Museum in San Francisco, the Hong Kong University Museum and Art Gallery, the Pagoda Paris in France, the Today Art Museum in Beijing, and many more. Previously, Ms. Beres was based in Beijing, where for ten years she worked with artists and published extensively about topics in Asian contemporary art for publications such as Orientations, The Asian Art Newspaper, Art AsiaPacific, and the Wall Street Journal. She is also involved with the local California arts and culture scene as a nonprofit volunteer, Asian community activist, and member of the San Diego Public Art Committee.

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