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Barbara Diaz

Barbara Diaz, American entrepreneur, artist, designer. Recipient Star Stop Management's 1993 Achievement Award for professional and creative excellence. Member The African American Women in Music Sista Friends' Network.

Background

  • Diaz, Barbara was born on February 13, 1966 in New York City. Daughter of Joaquin and Ana (Lawton) Diaz.

  • Education

    • Associate of Applied Science in Fashion Buying and Merchandising, Fashion Institute of Technology/State University of New York, 1986. Associate of Applied Science in Display and Exhibit Design, Fashion Institute of Technology/State University of New York, 1988. Bachelor of Fine Arts in rEstoration of Decorative Arts, Fashion Institute of Technology/State University of New York, 1990.

    Career

    • Sales consultant Charrette Corporation, New York City, 1986-1989. Freelance display/design assistant Food and Agriculture Organization Schwartz, Queens, New York, 1989-1990. Special archives intern Scalamandre, 1990.

      President and founder Black Faces Are Beautiful, Richmond Hill, New York, since 1990.

    Works

    • Permanent collections include American Society of Composers. Patentee on necklace pendant, 1992.

    Membership

    Member The African American Women in Music Sista Friends' Network.

    Connections

    • father: Joaquin Diaz
    • mother: Ana (Lawton) Diaz
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    Born February 13, 1966
    (age 51)
    • 1986
      Fashion Institute of Technology/State University of New York
    • 1988
      Fashion Institute of Technology/State University of New York
    • 1990
      Fashion Institute of Technology/State University of New York
    • 1986 - 1989
      Sales consultant, Charrette Corporation
    • 1989 - 1990
      freelance display/design assistant, Food and Agriculture Organization Schwartz
      New York, United States
    • 1990
      president, and founder Black Faces Are Beautiful
      Richmond Hill, Georgia, United States
    • 1990
      special archives intern, Scalamandre