Bachelor, Indiana University, 1967. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1970. Master of Philosophy, Columbia University, 1976.
Doctor of Philosophy, Columbia University, 1983.
Lecturer Oriental Art, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, New York, 1974-1979; curator Asian Art, assistant director programs, Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth, 1979-1989; deputy director collections and exhibitions, Dallas Museum Art, 1989-1992; deputy director, chief curator, Asian Art Museum, San Francisco, 1993-1995; director, Asian Art Museum, San Francisco, since 1995.
(Catalog of the first exhibition of classic Japanese sculp...)
Active Association Art Museum Directors. Visiting committee Harvard University Art Museum.