Haowen Wang

MA '06

Haowen Wang

Haowen Wang currently serves as Program Officer, Performing arts, at Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation, where he is responsible to lead a roster of MAAF’s longstanding regional performing arts touring grants. Between 2010-2016, Haowen was Program Manager at Lower Manhattan Cultural Council and managed a number of grant and professional development programs. During his time at LMCC, Haowen spearheaded two major re-design processes to create LMCC’s flagship regrant programs: Creative Engagement and Creative Learning. Prior to joining LMCC, Haowen was Program Associate at Asian American Arts Alliance, where he piloted a two-year grants and professional development program serving grassroots/traditional cultural groups in Manhattan’s Chinatown.

Haowen previously served as Executive Director of Yangtze Repertory Theatre of America, whose annual, full-length drama productions offer an entry point for contemporary Chinese-speaking playwrights to bring their works to the US. Prior, Haowen was General Manager at Ping Chong & Company. A Taiwan native and New Zealand citizen, Haowen holds M.A. in Performance Studies at NYU and Certificate at Institute of Curatorial Practices in Performance at Wesleyan University (expected 2017).

Education

Wesleyan University

Certificate - Institute of Curatorial Practices in Performance

Middletown, Connecticut

 

New York University

Master of Arts - Performance Studies

New York, New York

 

Fu-Jen Catholic University

Bachelor of Arts - English Language and Literature

New Taipei, Taiwan