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artist , designer , Computer science researcher

Lauretta Marie Jones, American Artist, graphic designer, computer interface designer.

Background

Jones, Lauretta Marie was born on March 13, 1953 in Cleveland. Daughter of Richard Llewellyn and Loretta (Jares) Jones.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Cleveland Institute Art, 1975. Postgraduate, New York Institute of Technology, 1987.

Career

Instructor School Visual Arts, New York City, 1984-1994, director undergraduate computer studies, 1988-1990. Adjunct professor art Manhattanville College, Purchase, New York, 1985—1986. Instructor New York Botanical Gardens, since 2000, Western Connecticut State University, since 2001.

Consultant Trintex/Prodigy, White Plains, New York, 1986—1987, International Business Machines Corporation Gallery Science and Art, New York City, 1987—1988. Consultant graphic design International Business Machines Corporation T.J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, New York, 1988—1990, advisory graphic designer, New York, 1990—1995, development engineer, since 1995. Research staff member Network Transaction Systems, 1997—1999, manager, 1997—1999.

Manager Cognitive Human-Computer Interaction, 1999—2000, Next Web Human Computer Interaction Components, since 2001.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Exhibited paintings, drawings in shows worldwide, since 1983. Represented in permanent collection Franklin Institute, Philadelphia, Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago.

Membership

Member American Civil Liberties Union, Association for Computing Machinery-Special Interest Group on Computer Human Interactions, National Computer Graphics Association (speaker 1987), Guild of National Science Illustrators (recording secretary New York chapter), American Society of Botanical Artists (education advisory committee), Small Computers Arts Network (speaker 1984-1989), Computer Arts Discipline Graphic Artists Guild (founding, steering committee 1984-1988), Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)-Special Interest Group on Graphics and Interactive Techniques (New York City chapter editor newsletter, board directors 1986-1992, speaker 1991, national courses committee 1991-1992, design show jury 1993), American Institute Graphic Arts, Amnesty International, National Organization of Women, Nature Conservancy, National Resources Defense Council.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: mountain biking, hiking, birdwatching, ballroom dancing, gardening.

Connections

father:
Richard Llewellyn Jones

mother:
Loretta (Jares) Jones