Peter Han-Chih Wang

Faculty Profiles

Peter Wang

Peter Han-Chih Wang

Assistant Professor
Art

Education 

PhD, Art History, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
MA, Art Studies, National Central University, Taiwan
BFA, Fine Arts, National Kaohsiung Normal University, Taiwan

Areas of Expertise 

  • Contemporary Art
  • History of Photography
  • American Art
  • Visual Studies

Courses Recently Taught 

  • ART241: Art History Survey I
  • ART242: Art History Survey II
  • ART355: Art Today: Art Since 1990
  • ART371: Reframing American Art

Professional Experience 

Instructor, Art History Department, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA

 

Creative and Scholarly Work 

  • “The American Way: An Overview of American Road Photography” in Image and Concept: Selected International Contemporary Artists. Taipei, Taiwan: S-An Cultural Foundation, 2015. 5–46.
  • “Map of the American Wandering: An Encounter between Street and Road Photography” in Modern Art Bimonthly, October, 2013, no. 170, 30–37, Taipei Fine Art Museum, Taipei, Taiwan.
  • “New Aspects of the Street Image in Contemporary Art and Photography” in Modern Art Bimonthly, October, 2013, no. 170, 38–44, Taipei Fine Art Museum, Taipei, Taiwan.
  • “The Visual Representation of the American Highway in the 1930s: On ‘An American Exodus’ and ‘The Grapes of Wrath’” in Film Appreciation, 2009, no. 140, 67-76, Taipei, Taiwan.

Professional Memberships 

  • College Art Association
  • Association of Historians of American Art
  • American Alliance of Museums
  • Association of American Studies