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Stanley Abe

Associate Professor of Art and Art History
Art, Art History & Visual Studies
Box 90766, Durham, NC 27708-0766
114 S. Buchanan Blvd., Smith Warehouse Bay 9, Room A289, Durham, NC 27708
Office hours Monday 2:45-4:00pm and by appointment  


Stanley Abe has published on Chinese Buddhist art, contemporary Chinese art, Asian American art, Abstract Expressionism, and the collecting of Chinese sculpture. He is now writing a narrative account of how Chinese sculpture came into existence as a category of Fine Art during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.

Current Appointments & Affiliations

Associate Professor of Art and Art History · 2001 - Present Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Trinity College of Arts & Sciences

Education, Training & Certifications

University of California, Berkeley · 1989 Ph.D.
University of California, Berkeley · 1984 M.A.
University of California, Berkeley · 1981 B.A.