New Honolulu Academy Asian art curator
Posted on 12. Feb, 2009 by James Miller
|Title||New Honolulu Academy Asian art curator|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2006|
|Keywords||Curators – Selection and appointment, Eichman, Honolulu Academy of Arts – Officials, Shawn American museum curator|
A profile of Shawn Eichman, the new curator of Asian art at the Honolulu Academy of Arts in Honolulu, Hawaii. Trained in Chinese studies, Asian studies, Chinese literature, and East Asian philosophy, Eichman is a specialist on Chinese and Japanese art, and is also known for his expertise on Daoist (Taoist) and Buddhist arts. He has held various positions at institutions in the United States, coauthored the catalog Taoism and the Arts of China, published several articles, and lectured widely on East Asian art.