prof Eugene Wand

Founder and Director of Harvard CAM Lab

Abbey Aldrich Rockefeller Professor of Asian Art, Harvard University. A recipient of the Guggenheim Fellowship and other awards, he is the art history editor of the Encyclopedia of Buddhism (Macmillian, 2004). His book, Shaping the Lotus Sutra: Buddhist Visual Culture in Medieval China (2005), garnered the Academic Achievement Award from Japan in 2006. His extensive publication covers all periods and aspects of Chinese art history. His current research interests include the exploration of artful mind and its materialization. He has served on the editorial board of the Art Bulletin, and the advisory board of Center for Advanced Study in Visual Arts, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.

 

Gan Yu 喻干

Course Designer

 

Gan Yu is currently a postdoctoral fellow at Harvard University Chinese Art Media Lab. He received his Ph.D. in Chinese Painting from China Academy of Art and his M.A. in Studio Art from Minnesota State University. Gan has organized exhibitions, conferences and events in the United States and China including Harvard University, Yale University, New York State University and China Academy of Art. Gan has had solo and group exhibitions at many museums and galleries, such as The National Art Museum of China, Hong Kong Museum of Art, Shanghai Art Museum, China Academy of Art Museum, University of Wisconsin Art Gallery, Ethan Cohen Fine Arts, Asia Art Miami, etc.

 

 

Chenchen Lü 吕晨晨

Course Designer

 

A multidisciplinary artist. Trained as an architect, her areas of interest extend to exhibition design, film making, music production, and screenwriting. She gained her B.Arch in Tsinghua University(2012) and M.Arch in GSD Harvard (2015). She has worked with a wide range of companies, including Zaha Hadid Architects, Teamminus Artelier, Xuweiguo Studio, etc. Chenchen is working with the team at Cam Lab while completing her Ph.D. in art history at Harvard University.