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artist , writer

Jo Mary McCormick-Sakurai, American writer, artist. Recipient certified award NBC-television, 1945. Member Mystery Writers American (associate), Art Students League (life).

Background

McCormick-Sakurai, Jo Mary was born on March 6, 1918 in New York City. Daughter of Mochichika and Bridget Ann (McCormick) Sakurai.

Education

Student, Columbia University, 1947-1955; student, School Visual Arts, New York City, 1976-1978; Bachelor of Science, State University of New York, 1976; student, Art Students League, New York City, 1947-1949.

Career

Associate editor, Hall Public, 1955-1959; editor woman's page, Rural New Yorker Magazine, New York City, 1959-1961; art critic, Pictures on Exhibit magazine, New York City, 1959-1974; columnist, New York Column newspaper, New York City, 1970-1971; columnist, Business and Commercial Aviation, New York City, 1972-1974; freelance editor, photographer, writer, New York City, since 1971. Founder Urban Wildlife Press International, since 1991.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: An Ant is Born, Etti-Cat, Pearls. Contributor articles to magazines.

Membership

Member Mystery Writers American (associate), Art Students League (life).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: ice skating, animal rights, photography.

Connections

father:
Mochichika Sakurai

mother:
Bridget Ann (McCormick) Sakurai