Arthur Mu-sen Kao
Arthur Mu-sen Kao, born in Taiwan in 1942, immigrated to the United States in 1970 to further his art history study at the University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas, and finished his PhD in 1979. Between 1974 and 1989, he taught art history in several universities in the United States, Hong Kong, and Taiwan. He took the job at San Jose State University, California, in 1989 and retired in 2011. In the past thirty years he also served as Visiting Professor at various universities in the United States, Taiwan and China. The courses he taught include Introduction to Western Art, Art of Asia, Art of China, Art of Japan, Art of India and Southeast Asia, and East Meets West in Art. Over 30 years, he has published seventeen books and over 180 articles, and won various awards from the government and universities in Taiwan and the United States. In addition to his scholastic achievement, Arthur is also an artist. His painting covers traditional and modern styles, manifesting his solid training in drawing, calligraphy, and humanity studies. His works have been recognized internationally and have been exhibited in Taiwan, Korea, Hong Kong, Japan, China, and many places in the United States. Many of his works are collected by private collectors and public organizations. Arthur is also very active in artist communities, participating in various kinds of community activities and curated many exhibitions for the artists. He founded the “Chinese American Art Development Foundation” and “Chinese American Art Association” in 2001 to be a platform for the interaction of artists from different communities. For more information, please visit Google website and input “Arthur Kao SlideShare”.
高木森，于1942年出生于台湾，1970年移民到美国。之后，在位于 堪萨斯州劳伦斯的堪 萨斯大学学习艺术史并于 1979 年完成他的博士 学位。 在1974至1989年期间，他在美国、香港和台湾的几所大学里教授艺术史。1989年，他在加利福尼亚州圣何塞州立大学 任职并于2011年退休。在过去的30年里，他也在美国、中国和台湾(中国)的几所大学里担任客座教授。其教授的课程有：西方艺术概论、亚洲艺术概 论、中国艺术概论、日本艺术概论、印度于东南亚艺术概论以及东西方艺术碰撞。高木森教授在30年的时间里，出版了 17本书，发表了超过180篇文章，并获得了台湾(中国)及美国政府和大学颁发的许多奖项。除了学术成就，高木森教授也是一位艺术家。他的画作涵盖了传统和现代风格，在书法和人文研究方面也体现了他扎实的绘画基础。他的绘画作品得到了国际性的认可，并且已经在台湾(中国)、韩国、香港(中国)、日本、中国和美国多地等进行展览。他的许多画作为收藏家和公共组织所收藏。 高木森教授在艺术圈也是非常活跃的，参与了很多社区活动并为许多艺术家策展。在2001年，高木森教授创办了“美籍华裔艺术发展基金会”和“美籍华裔艺术协会”，为不同地区的艺术家们提供了互动平台。有关更多信息，请访问Google 网站搜索“Arthur Kao SlideShare”。