Alexandra Chang, New York University
Alexandra Chang is the director of the Global Asia/Pacific Art Exchange (GAX) and the Virtual Asian American Art Museum with A/P/A Institute at NYU. She is Associate Professor of Practice with the Art History program at the Department of Arts, Culture and Media and Interim Associate Director of the Clement A. Price Institute on Ethnicity, Culture, and the Modern Experience at Rutgers University-Newark. She is also the Associate Director of the American Studies Program at RU-N. Chang is building coursework as well as local and global programs and exhibitions on EcoArt and Global Asias Art History at RU-N, where she presents a series of monthly EcoArt Salons at the Paul Robeson Galleries at Express Newark and helps organize the campus-wide Eco Working Group. She also organizes the Climate Working Group that bridges Science, Humanities and Arts for collaborations considering climate justice and the eco crisis. She is Co-Founding Editor with Alice Ming Wai Jim of Asian Diasporic Visual Cultures and the Americas (ADVA). She is the author of Envisioning Diaspora: Asian American Visual Arts Collectives (Timezone 8, 2008) and editor of Circles and Circuits: Chinese Caribbean Art (Duke UP, 2018).