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Assistant Professor of Photography Job Talk: Ka-Man Tse

Friday, March 9, 2018 at 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Auditorium (Room N101), Sheila C. Johnson Design Center 66 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10003

Candidates for the Assistant Professor of Photography faculty position at Parsons will present to The New School community about their teaching philosophy, work and creative practice. These job talks are open to all and we encourage all to attend--particularly the Parsons Photo and AMT communities.

Ka-Man Tse is a photographer, video artist and educator.  She received an MFA from Yale University, and a BA from Bard College.  She has exhibited her work at the Lianzhou Foto Festival in Guangdong, China; Para Site in Hong Kong, the 2016 Hong Kong Contemporary Film Festival, and Videotage's Both Sides Now III – Final Frontiers in Hong Kong, Taipei, Shanghai, and the U.K.   U.S. shows include the Museum of Chinese in America in New York, NY, the Bronx Museum of the Arts; the Palm Springs Art Museum, Cornell University, Capricious Gallery, the Philadelphia Photo Arts Center, and the Eighth Veil in Los Angeles.  She has mounted solo shows at Lumenvisum in Hong Kong, the Silver Eye Center for Photography in Pittsburgh, PA and the New York Public Library, Mulberry Street Branch.  She was a SPARC Artist-in-Residence through the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, and completed the Artist in the Marketplace Program through the Bronx Museum of Arts.   She is the recipient of the 2014-2015 Robert Giard Fellowship, and a 2017-2018 Research Award from Yale University Fund for Lesbian and Gay Studies. Her photographs have appeared in Monocole, Papersafe Magazine, Newspaper, GR-09022017 published by Skreid in Oslo, Norway, The New York Times, The New Yorker, Capricious Magazine, O Magazine, Performa 07: Everywhere and All at Once, Salon, Huffington Post, Slate, Hyphen Magazine, Time Out New York, Time Out Hong Kong, and MingPao. Her work is currently s on view in the group exhibition Queering Space at Alfred University.  This spring her work be included in the forthcoming WMA Masters Exhibition, Transition, in Hong Kong.   She is co-curating Daybreak: New Affirmations in Queer Photography at the Leslie-Lohman Museum with Matt Jensen, opening in June 2018. She teaches at Yale University, and at Parsons since 2011.

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Students, Faculty, Staff


Art and Design


Parsons School of Design, School of Art, Media and Technology


Fine Arts, Photography

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