Christina Yang

Ph.D. Candidate

Christina Yang

Christina Yang works on topics in visual culture including spectatorship, performance and the camera, the politics of invisibility, and archive practices. She holds two MAs and a BA in art history from CUNY Graduate Center, Williams College and the University of California, Berkeley. She has been serving as the Director of Public Programs at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum since 2005.

Why PS @ NYU?

I have a longstanding research topic on The Kitchen's Video Archive which I wanted to situate within a theoretical context specifically centered around concerns of performance and its documents as objects, duration, temporality, and subjectivity.


New York University

Ph.D. Candidate - Performance Studies

New York, New York


Williams College

Master of Arts - Art History

Williamstown, Massachusetts


CUNY Graduate Center


New York, New York


University of California, Berkeley

Bachelor of Arts - History and History of Art

Berkeley, California