Yi (Evie) Gu

Yi (Evie) Gu

Associate Professor and Program Director

Yi Gu joined University of Toronto in 2009, after receiving her Ph.D. from the Department of History of Art and Architecture at Brown University. She is currently working on a book manuscript on outdoor sketching and the reconfiguration of art in modern China, as well as developing a book project concerning cultural exchanges and inter-communist imagination.


BA, M.A., PhD (Brown)

Research Interests

Modern Chinese art; Chinese photography history; Cultural production in contemporary China.