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Szu-Han Ho

    Associate Professor, Art and Ecology
    Graduate Director

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Szu-Han Ho is an Associate Professor in the Department of Art within the College of Fine Arts. Her work in sculpture, performance, installation, and writing addresses the practice of exchange in diverse collaborations and constellations. Recent projects include Colectivo Fronteristas, an artist collective creating disturbances within the discourse of immigration and at the US-Mexico border ; BORDER TO BAGHDAD, an exchange between artists from the US-Mexico border and Baghdad, Iraq; The Mirror Duet, a series of performances based on W.A.Mozart’s Der Spiegelkanons; and A medida del deseo, an installation in Ciudad Juárez, Mexico. Szu-Han is active in migrant justice coalition-building in Albuquerque and nationally.

Education

  • MFA in Film, Video, and New Media, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
  • MA in Visual and Critical Studies, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
  • BA in Architecture, University of California Berkeley

Research Areas

  • Sculpture, Performance, Installation, Sound
  • Immigration
  • Art and Activism

Country Specialization(s)

  • US Southwest
  • US-Mexico Borderlands

Latin American Studies Courses

*Latin America-related courses offered during the past three years*

  • ARTS 446/546 The Politics of Performance
  • ARTS 593 Graduate Theory & Practice