Joe Wilkes, Architect

Joseph Allen Wilkes - 1919 - 2010

 

Education:

1937 - 1941 - Bachelor of Arts, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire

1945 - 1949 - Master of Architecture, Columbia University, New York City, New                          York

Professional Affiliations:

1959 - National Research Council Building Research Advisory Board,

            Washington D.C.

 

Registered

New York, Florida, Maryland, District of Columbia and Virginia

 

Academic Appointments:

1953 - Professor of Architecture, College of Architecture & Fine Arts, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida

1971 - 1985 - Professor of Architecture, Planning and Preservation, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland

 

Publications:

1988 - Editor, Encyclopedia of Architecture

1999 - Co-Editor, Architectural Acoustics

 

Firms:

1950 - 1952 - White & Helm, Geneva, New York

1960 - Wilkes & Faulkner, Maryland

 

Public Service:

1976 - 1982 - President, Committee Employment of Handicapped,                                                Washington, D.C.

1977 - 1980 - Professional Advisory Council National Easter Seals                                                 Society of Crippled Children, Washington, D.C.

1978 - President, National Center for a Barrier Free Environment, Washington,                 D.C.

 Accessibility Standards for Americans with Disabilities Act, Washington, D.C. 

 

Military Service:

1942 -1945 - United States Army Air Corps

 

Honors:

1948 - Alpha Rho Chi Medal, Columbia University, New York City, New York

 

Notable Works:

1960 - 1970 - National Zoo’s, Great Ape House, Small Mammal House and                                  Reptile House, 3301 Connecticut Avenue North West, Washington                          D.C.

Japanese Embassy Additions and Renovations, 2520 Massachusetts Avenue North West, Washington, D.C.

1953 - Wilkes Residence, Highland Court Neighborhood, Gainesville, Florida

1960 - 1970 - Venezuela Embassy Additions and Renovations,1099 30th Street                               North West # 2, D.C.

Joe Wilkes, Architect

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