Amelia Chau

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Amelia Rivera Court

Hi! My name is Amelia Chau and I am the Assistant Curator of Asian Art at the DIA. I was born in Hong Kong, attended college in California, and hold an MA in the History of Art from the University of California, Riverside. My master’s thesis examined 20th century Chinese paintings in the context of traditional Chinese and modern European painting theories. Since 1996, I have worked on many installations of Asian art at the DIA.

I am interested in works by photographers who explore relationships between traditional and contemporary cultures and aesthetics. Works by Asian photographers Hiroshi Sugimoto, Atta Kim, Watanabe Yoshio, Sze Tsung Leong, and Kenro Izu are among my favorites.
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2 Responses to “Amelia Chau”


  1. 1 Peony July 16, 2008 at 9:18 pm

    Hi Amelia, I was hoping to contact you about the photographer– but cannot find a direct contact for you (your email!) Could you email me when you have a moment?

    Best.

  2. 2 molly renwick October 15, 2008 at 2:29 pm

    hi amelia

    My family has some asian artifacts and paintings that we like to find out more information on. i am lookin for someone who specialized in this. I do have them on a disk and was wondering if i could meet with you or send them to you on a disk. If you cnat help me out do know a anyone in the detroit area who may specialzed in asian art and artifacts.

    thanks

    molly renwick


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