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After an Education in Art, What Next?

by Jenny F. So

Illustration by Ping Zhu

As the academic year begins, and students arrive at, or return to, their chosen institutions with high hopes for their pursuit of knowledge, I feel a sense of anxiety that some might consider inappropriate at this time of such promise.

I have been professor of Fine Arts at the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) since 2001, and currently also serve as the director of its art museum, which acts as a teaching museum for the university. For…

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