Yookyoung Choi

Visiting Assistant Professor
History of Art and Architecture
Research Interests:
Contemporary Asian Asian American Art
Phone: 541-346-7315
Office: 217 Lawrence Hall

Professor Choi received her Ph.D in Art History in 2012 from the University of Maryland, College Park, writing her dissertation titled Globalization and Ethnic Identity in the Art Works of Theresa Hak Kyung Cha, Yong Soon Min, and Nikki S. Lee.  Her research centers on the issues of race, gender, and ethnic identities, exploring the ways in which Asian and Asian American artists respond to the globalization and negotiate their gender and cultural identities in contemporary world. She has taught Art History survey courses and Modern and Contemporary Art courses as a visiting assistant professor at Wells College prior to joining the faculty at the University of Oregon.

 

Selected Courses Taught

ARH 399: ARH 399: Intersections of Race, Gender, and Ethnicity: Contemporary Asian American Art

ARH 407/507: Women and Contemporary Asian Art