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John Edward Flynn

John Edward Flynn, American architect. Recipient Arnold Brunner Scholarship award Architectural League New York, 1965; registered professional architect, Ohio.

Background

  • Flynn, John Edward was born on January 10, 1930 in Cincinnati. Son of John George and Ethel Mary (Brauer) Flynn.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Architecture, University of Michigan, 1953.

    Career

    • Staff architect General Electric Company, Nela Park, Cleveland, 1955-1964. Principal John Flynn, Architect and Cons., Cleveland, 1964-1973. Professor archaeology Kent (Ohio) State University, 1967-1973.

      Professor architectural engineering Pennsylvania State University, 1973-1980.

    Works

    • Author: Architectural Lighting Graphics, 1962. Architectural Interior Systems, 1970. Contributor articles to professional journals Research on effects of light and color on judgment and behavior.

    Membership

    Served with United States Army, 1953-1955. Fellow Illuminating Engineering Society (director 1974-1980, senior vice president 1978, president 1979-1980), International Association Lighting Designers. Member American Institute of Architects, International Commission Illumination (international Chairman of Commission), Inter-Society Color Council, Tau Sigma Delta, Alpha Rho Chi.

    Connections

    • Married Iris Pumroy, February 1, 1954. Children: Sheryl Ann, J. Michael, James P., Shawn Louise.
    • father: John George Flynn
    • mother: Ethel Mary (Brauer) Flynn
    • spouse: Iris Pumroy
    • children: Sheryl Ann Flynn
    • J. Michael Flynn
    • James P. Flynn
    • Shawn Louise Flynn
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    Born January 10, 1930
    Died August 25, 1980
    (aged 50)
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