Michelle Wong

Convener

Michelle Wong is Researcher at Asia Art Archive. Based in Hong Kong, her projects include the Hong Kong Art History Research Project with the Hong Kong Museum of Art, the Ha Bik Chuen Archive Project, the undergraduate course developed in collaboration with Fine Arts Department, The University of Hong Kong, and “London, Asia”, a collaborative project with Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art. Wong is part of “Ambitious Alignments: New Histories of Southeast Asian Art,” a research program funded through the Getty Foundation’s Connecting Art Histories initiative. She was also Assistant Curator for the eleventh edition Gwangju Biennale, South Korea. Wong holds a Bachelor of Arts in Music from Wellesley College, Massachusetts, USA and a Masters of Arts in Art History from Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK.  Her research interests are in histories of exchange and circulation through exhibitions and periodicals.