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curator

Steven David Owyoung, American curator. Charles L. Freer fellow Freer Gallery Art, 1976, 77, Horace H. Rackham predoctoral fellow, 1978, Louise W. Hackney fellow American Oriental Society, 1978-1979, Fulbright-Hays fellow, 1978-1979, Social Science Research Council and American Council Learned Societies fellow, 1978-1980; Samuel H. Kress Foundation grantee, 1980, Horace H. Rackham grantee, 1980, Asian Cultural Council grantee, 1990.

Background

Owyoung, Steven David was born on January 14, 1947 in San Francisco, California, United States. Son of Fay and Ethel (Woo) Owyoung.

Education

Bachelor, University Hawaii, 1973. Master of Arts, University Michigan, 1977. Postgraduate, University Michigan, 1978.

Career

Lecturer, editor, National Palace Museum, Taipei, Taiwan, 1971-1972;curatorial associate, Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1980-1982;assistant curator, Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1982-1983;curator Asian arts, St. Louis Art Museum, since 1983. Secretary commission board commissioner St. Louis Art Museum, 1991-1993. Visiting Washington University, St. Louis, since 1990.

Consultant and contributor Getty Art History Information Program, 1993-1996.

Membership

Board of directors World Affairs Council St. Louis, 1984-1986, Nanjing-St. Louis Sister Cities, 1989-1990. Delegate Chinese painting historians to People's Republic China, 1980. Member Asian Art Society Washington University (board directors since 1983).

Connections

Married Diana Lee Wong, August 29, 1971. Children: Christopher Mark, Todd Alexander.

father:
Fay Owyoung

mother:
Ethel (Woo) Owyoung

spouse:
Diana Lee Wong

child:
Christopher Mark Owyoung

child:
Todd Alexander Owyoung