Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Curatorial - Japanese Art
Curatorial Records, 1991-2018
This accession consists of records created and maintained by James T. Ulak, Curator of Japanese Art, 1995-2003; Chief Curator, 2002-2003; Deputy Director, 2003-2010; and Senior Curator of Japanese Art, 2010- . A large portion of the records document the Shimada Prize for distinguished scholarship in the history of East Asian art. Additional records document exhibitions, scholarly activities, and special events. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, meeting materials, object labels, floor plans, press releases, brochures, invitations, images, a videotape, and related materials. Some materials pre-dating Ulak's tenure were created by Toni C. Lake, Executive Assistant to the Director.
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2034; Transferring office; 11/29/2018 memorandum, Wright to Adib; Contact reference staff for details.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Ulak, James T.
- Lake, Toni C.
- Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)
- Freer Gallery of Art
- Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Office of the Deputy Director
- Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Chief Curator
- Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Office of the Director
- Art, Japanese
- Museum curators
- Art museums
- Art -- History
- Museum exhibits
- Special events
- Shimada Prize
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-082, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Curatorial - Japanese Art, Curatorial Records