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Julia Killin Murray

Julia Killin Murray, American art history educator. Wang Institute Chinese Studies fellow, Lowell, Massachusetts, 1986-1987, Andrew Mellon fellow Metropolitan Museum Art, New York City, 1979-1980. Member College Art Association, Association Asian Studies.

Background

  • Murray, Julia Killin was born on December 14, 1951 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Daughter of Heslett Killin and Lucie Clark (Killin) Murray.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Yale University, 1974. Master of Arts, Yale University, 1974. Master of Arts, Princeton University, 1977.

      Doctor of Philosophy, Princeton University, 1981.

    Career

    • Researcher Asian art Metropolitan Museum Art, New York City, 1977-1979. Museum specialist Freer Gallery Art, Washington, 1979-1983. Curator Asian art Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1983-1986.

      Visiting professor Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, 1988-1989. Professor art history University Wisconsin, Madison, since 1989. Consultant exhibition North Carolina Museum Art, Raleigh, 1988-1991.

      Curatorial consultant East Asian legal studies Harvard Law School, Cambridge, 1988-1989. Founder, organizer New England East Asian Art History Forum, Cambridge, 1987-1989. Associate Fairbank Center for East Asian Research, Harvard University.

    Works

    • Ma Hezhi and the Illustration of the Book of Odes
    • This book is the first comprehensive study of an important monument of twelfth-century Chinese art, the imperially sponsored set of handscrolls transcribing and illustrating the poems in the ancient anthology known as the Book of Odes (Shijing), long canonized as a "Confucian classic.

    Membership

    Member College Art Association, Association Asian Studies.

    Personality

    Interests

    Squash.

    Connections

    • Married Andrew Michael Reschovsky, July 27, 1985. 1 child, Nina Michelle.
    • father: Heslett Killin Murray
    • mother: Lucie Clark (Killin) Murray
    • spouse: Andrew Michael Reschovsky
    • child: Nina Michelle Murray
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    Born December 14, 1951
    (age 65)
    Nationality
    • 1974
      Yale University
    • 1974
      Yale University
    • 1977
      Princeton University
    • 1981
      Princeton University
    • 1977 - 1979
      Researcher, Asian art Metropolitan Museum Art
    • 1979 - 1983
      museum specialist, Freer Gallery Art
      Washington, United States
    • 1983 - 1986
      curator Asian art Harvard University Art Museums
      Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1988 - 1989
      visiting professor, Mount Holyoke College
      South Hadley, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1989
      professor, art history University Wisconsin
      Madison, Tennessee, United States
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