All posts by Doris Sung
As an Assistant Curator for Exhibitions and Research, Sung works on a variety of projects related to the Chinese and East Asian collections at PEM. She earned her Ph.D. from York University in Toronto, Canada. Her research interests include modern and contemporary art of East Asia, cultural interactions between Asian and European artists, and feminism and visual culture.
Chinese export painting was an intriguing phenomenon in the 18th and 19th centuries, when the West’s fascination with decorative arts in the chinoiserie style gave rise to the production of …