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Donald Alan Wood

Donald Alan Wood, American curator. Recipient Gold medal American Creativity awards, 1986; Samuel H. Kress Foundation fellow, 1983-1984; grantee Metropolitan Center for Far Eastern Art Studies, 1983-1984, 86, 87, National Endowment for Arts, 1987, 90, 92, Japan Foundation, 1991, Institute Museum Services, 1991. Member Association Asian Scholar, Japan-American Society Alabama (charter,, chairman education committee 1992).

Background

  • Wood, Donald Alan was born on September 14, 1951 in Barberton, Ohio, United States. Son of Raymond J. and Marion Jean Wood.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Wittenberg University, 1974. Master of Arts, University Kansas, 1977. Master of Philosophy, University Kansas, 1982.

      Doctor of Philosophy, University Kansas, 1985.

    Career

    • Research fellow National Palace Museum, Taipei, Taiwan, 1977. Lecturer Kinran junior College, Osaka, Japan, 1977-1980, Kansai University, Osaka, Japan, 1978-1980. Assistant registrar Helen Foresman Specner Museum Art., Lawrence, Kansas, 1984-1985.

      Curator oreintal art New Orleans Museum Art, 1985-1987, Brimingham (Alabama) Museum Art, since 1988. Instructor Tulane University, New Orleans, 1986-1987. Adjunct assistant professor University Alabama, Birmingham, since 1988.

      Speaker and consultant in field.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Exhibited in group shows at New Orleans Museum Art, 1985, 86, 87, Birmingham Museum Art, 1990, 91, Knoxville Museum Art, 1992.

    Membership

    Member Association Asian Scholar, Japan-American Society Alabama (charter,, chairman education committee 1992).

    Connections

    • father: Raymond J.
    • mother: Marion Jean Wood
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    Born September 14, 1951
    (age 65)
    Nationality
    • 1974
      Wittenberg University
    • 1977
      University Kansas
    • 1982
      University Kansas
    • 1985
      University Kansas
    • 1977 - 1980
      lecturer, Kinran junior College
      Osaka, Japan
    • 1977
      Research fellow, National Palace Museum
      Taipei, T'ai-pei, Taiwan
    • 1978 - 1980
      lecturer, Kinran junior College
      Osaka, Japan
    • 1984 - 1985
      assistant, registrar Helen Foresman Specner Museum Art.
      Lawrence, Kansas, United States
    • 1985 - 1987
      curator oreintal art New Orleans Museum Art
    • 1988
      curator oreintal art New Orleans Museum Art
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