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About the Curators

This exhibition is guest-curated by Jasmine Alinder, Associate Professor of History, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, and John Tain, Head of Research, Art Asia Archive, Hong Kong.

Jasmine Alinder holds a PhD in the History of Art with a focus on the History of Photography from the University of Michigan.  She is an Associate Professor of History, Coordinator of Public History and Director of Urban Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Alinder published a book, Moving Images: Photography and the Japanese American Incarceration in 2009 (University of Illinois Press) and has published articles and essays on photography and incarceration.

John Tain is Head of Research at the Asia Art Archive and previously served for a decade as a curator for modern and contemporary collections at the Getty Research Institute, Los Angeles. He has published articles and essays in Artforum, The Brooklyn Rail, Flash Art International, ArtReview Asia, ART PAPERS as well as exhibition catalogs including Come as You Are: Art of the 1990s and E.A.T.: Experiments in Art and Technology.