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artist , writer , Computer graphics consultant

Joan Lam Schwartz, American Computer graphics consultant, writer, artist. Avocations: golf, photography, biking. F C. Recipient national 3d prize Beaux Arts Institute Design, 1949, Benedictine award, 1967, honorable mention Corel Draw International Design Contest, 1991, Excellence award Corel International Design Contest, 1993. Member New York Artists Equity, Los Angeles Computer Society, Association Computing Machinery, Westside PC Users Group.

Background

Schwartz, Joan Lam was born on December 19, 1928 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Alfred C. and Sara (Maybaum) Lam.

Education

Bachelor of Architecture, University Pennsylvania, 1951. Master of Arts in Administration, Antioch University, 1983. Postgraduate, Northrop University, 1984.

Career

Architectural designer, Pullinger, Stevens, Bruder and Associations, Philadelphia, 1951-1952; private practice, Philadelphia, 1952-1975; accountant executive, Fahnestock and County, New York Stock Exch., Philadelphia, 1975-1980; research consultant, The Rand Corporation, Santa Monica, California, 1982-1983; research analyst, Information Displays, Inc., Los Angeles, 1984-1985; research analyst, Information International, Inc., Culver City, California, 1985; computer graphics consultant, Los Angeles, since 1985.

Achievements

  • Certified community college instructor, California.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One man shows Barzansky Galleries, New York City, 1966, 68. Represented in museum collections. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member New York Artists Equity, Los Angeles Computer Society, Association Computing Machinery, Westside PC Users Group.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, photography, bridge, travel.

Connections

Married Arthur J. Schwartz, September 17, 1952. Children: Charles, Dona.

father:
Alfred C. Lam

mother:
Sara (Maybaum) Lam

spouse:
Arthur J. Schwartz

children:
Dona Schwartz

Charles Schwartz