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Architect

Joe Bing Wong was American architect. Registered architect, California, 1952, Arizona, 1954, Nevada, 1963, Colorado, 1968, Texas, 1990, National Council Architectural Registration, 1964.

Background

Wong, Joe Bing was born on August 17, 1921 in Clifton, Arizona, United States. Son of Hing Chong and Mock See Wong.

Education

Student, University California, Berkeley, 1938—1941. Student, California School Fine Arts, 1946—1948.

Career

Ship conversion engineer General Engineering-Drydock, San Francisco, 1941—1942. Designer, chief draftsman Higgins & Root Architects, San Jose, 1946—1953, Nichols-White Architects, Palo Alto, 1945—1946. Architect, owner Wong Associates, Scottsdale, Arizona, 1954—1998.

Retired, 1998

President Associated Scottsdale Architects, 1968—1985. With United States Army, 1943-1946.

Achievements

  • Registered architect, California, 1952, Arizona, 1954, Nevada, 1963, Colorado, 1968, Texas, 1990, National Council Architectural Registration, 1964.

Membership

Active Scottsdale Library. Board, 1962—1968; member, chairman Scottsdale Design Review Board, 1968—1971, Scottsdale Building Advisory Board, 1971—1983, Scottsdale Advisory Board Appeals, 1983—1990. Fellow: International Institute Arts and Letters (life).

Member: American Institute of Architects (emeritus), National Society Literature and the Arts, Scottsdale Charros (life).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Fishing, painting.

Connections

Married Lillian Phyllis Jew, December 19, 1942. Children: Jeffrey(deceased), Judy Margaret.

father:
Hing Chong

mother:
Mock See Wong

spouse:
Lillian Phyllis Jew

child:
Jeffrey Wong (deceased)

child:
Judy Margaret Wong