Alice Phan

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Alice Phan

PhD Candidate

phan.102@osu.edu

Area of Study: Contemporary Japanese Art

Alice is a PhD candidate specializing in postwar Japanese art and visual culture. Her research interests includes photography, the reconstruction of space, politicization of bodies, and media theory. Her dissertation, "The Creative Destruction of Tokyo: Rethinking Site-Specificity in Postwar Japan," examines the role of artistic production from the late 1960s and 70s through a close study of Mono-ha and other artists. Alice received her B.A. in Art History, Theory, & Criticism from the University of California, San Diego and her M.A. from the University of California, Los Angeles. She has been involved in several curatorial projects including the Front International Triennial (2018) in Cleveland and is a recent recipient of the Ishibashi Fellowship.