Herb Tam

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Herb Tam (traditional Chinese: 譚海俊; simplified Chinese: 谭海俊; Jyutping: Taam4 Hoi2zeon3;[1] born in Hong Kong) is the curator and director of exhibitions at the Museum of Chinese in America in New York City.[2]

Biography[edit]

Prior to MOCA, he was a well-regarded curator of contemporary art working in New York CIty, working independently[3] with institutions such as the Queens Museum of Art,[4] Exit Art, the Asia Society, Creative Capital Foundation and the New York Foundation for the Arts.[2]

He attended San Jose State University and has an MFA in Fine Arts from New York City's School of Visual Arts.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Press release: MOCA Announces Appointment of New Curator & Director of Exhibitions" (PDF). May 5, 2011. Retrieved December 29, 2013. 
  2. ^ a b c "Press release: MOCA Announces Appointment of New Curator & Director of Exhibitions". Museum of Chinese in America. May 5, 2011. Retrieved June 12, 2006. 
  3. ^ Genocchio, Benjamin (February 6, 2005). "Art Review". New York Times. Retrieved June 19, 2012. 
  4. ^ Schwendener, Martha (December 15, 2006). "Art From Everywhere". New York Times. Retrieved June 19, 2012. 

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