Biography of Herman Krieger

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Vital Statistics

Born Detroit, Michigan 1926
Father born in Austria 1888, came to America in 1912.
Mother born in Russia 1890, came to America in 1914.



Detroit, 1942

Krieger
The Krieger family were together again in Detroit in December 1945.
My brother and I had returned from service in the U.S. Army Air Corps.
My sister had returned from working in an airplane factory in Los Angeles.

Orphaned 1980
Herzlia Cemetary
Herzliya, 1981


Married Atty de Vries
Marriage Certificate
During Fall Joint Computer Conference at San Francisco, 1966

Education


High School, Detroit
Highland Park High School Diploma
1940-1943



Wayne Univ., Detroit
Wayne Univ. Main
Chemistry Major, 1947-1950


Univ. of Calif., Berkeley
Univ. California  Diploma
Mathematics Major, 1953-1956


Ecole des Langues Orientales, Paris
Carte d'élève
Russian Language


United Bicycle Inst., Oregon
bicycle mechanic certificate
Bicycle Maintenance, 1988

Univ. of Oregon
USSR
Major in Art, Minor in Russian, 1991-94
Selfie: Tatyana Gorokhovskaya's Russian Class

Foreign Languages:
     Nederlands, Français, Deutsch

Programming Languages:
     Fortran,  C,  Z80 Assembly,  HTML


Politics


harry s truman
I am a born and bred liberal
Father: FDR Democrat;   Mother: Labor Zionist, (knew Golda Meir)


Work Experience


Newspaper Boy
liberty magazine
Liberty Magazine, 1935-36


Hutchins Intermediate
The Detroit News, 1938-40
My route was Englewood, Woodland, and Tennyson Streets

September 1, 1939 headline
Besides papers for my route, I sold Extra Editions on the street,
such as on the morning of Sept. 1, 1939 at the start of WWII.

Photography


Excerpt from 1943 Highland Park High School Yearbook
We took photos for the school paper with an old Speed Graphic.



Part-time Clerk at the photo counter, Fromm's, 1942-3
Evenings I printed photos for the Press Picture Service,
an agency that took photos of UAW-CIO events and activities.

Packard Motor Car Co.
I worked in the Photo Department of Packard Motor Car Co., 1943-44


Jewish News
Evenings and weekends during 1944, free-lance photographer
for the Detroit Jewish News



Attended the Army Air Corps, Photo School (while awaiting Pre Flight Training),
and then became an instructor at the school.


jubilee
During the 1946 Golden Jubilee of the automobile in Detroit,
working for the Press Picture Service, I photographed every
antique auto on exhibit at the Detroit Convention Hall.


Harpo Marx
"To Herman, who wasted a flash bulb on me", Harpo Marx, Detroit, 1946
I worked evenings for the photo concession at The Bowery, 1946-49

North Beach
Bimbo's 365 and The Italian Village Night Clubs, San Francisco
Evenings I printed the photos taken at these night clubs, 1951-52



Chemist
auto paint chemist
W.P. Fuller Paint Co., So. San Francisco, 1952-3


Programmer

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From Abacus to One Laptop per Second Childhood

Via Real-Time Systems, Military Computers, and IBM Mainframes

Ibm 704 and verdan
North American Aviation / Autonetics, Los Angeles and Anaheim 1956-59
Verdan was a general purpose computer and digital differential analyzer.
I wrote the factory checkout and assembly language programs for it.

Fadac Computer
California Computer Products, 1961-62

I wrote the main program for the Fadac computer.

kinoptik
Institut Blaise Pascal, Paris, 1962-63

doverport
Houston Instrument, 1973-1985



Free-Lance Programmer

Kontron
     Kontron, Munich, 1982-85         Euratom, Petten, 1984        Shell Oil, Rijswijk, 1985-86

GKS-GRAL
GTS-GRAL GmbH, Darmstadt, 1987-89



International Marketing

passport

Visa Veni Vidi Vendi

Permis de Conduire Rijbewijs








1963 - 1985

   
Eastern and Western Europe


Return to Photography, 1990

Univ. Oregon  Diploma
BFA, Photography, 1994




Mixed Media entry in Eugene Mayor's Art Show 1991, Jacobs Gallery,
being admired by Springfield Mayor, Bill Morrisette and Wife


Dotson
Entries in Dot Dotson's and the Mayor's Art Show, 1992


PZHighSt
PhotoZone Gallery on High St., Exhibitor and Sitter, 1991-94




Golems on Display


Lane County Historical Museum
A Historical Event?



Royal Photographic Society
Big Box Camera Era, 1995


Trudy Wilner Stack



"A Day in the Life of a Mobile Veterinarian" as seen by a former cub photographer




West 11th Avenue includes residential, commercial, light industry, and wet land areas.



book
"Churches ad hoc" published, 1998







The Dutch Photo Festival is held every two years in the old fortified town of Naarden.



M.I.L.K.
M.I.L.K. (Moments of Intimacy, Laughter and Kinship) International Exhibition,
Juried by Elliot Erwitt, appeared 2001-2003 at Grand Central Terminal, New York;
Regents Park, London; Sydney Opera House, and Federation Square, Melbourne.



Terri Warpinsky


Clotworthy museum


coosbay
An exhibition of journalistic photography: Considering the photojournalist
as an artist and the images they capture on film a 'fine art' medium.



Opus 6IX Gallery, September 2006, Four Photographer Show, curated by Robert Canaga


Springfield museum


corvallis
2009, Photography Guild Invitational Exhibition, juried by Phil Harris
2010, FAR AWAY Trains and Travel Exhibition, curated by Hester Coucke



photo gallery hanging





Christopher Rauschenberg


General Aviation News


fromageGuild


pao


cag
The Around Oregon Annual Juried Exhibition, 2015, 2016, and 2017,
showcases the fine art and craft produced in Oregon.



emerald
1st National Emerald Juried Photography Exhibition, September 2016


emerald
2nd National Emerald Juried Photography Exhibition, September 2017



coosbay
Willamette Valley PhotoArts Guild Exhibition
Low Tide Landscapes, curated by Julia Bradshaw



hightdesert
High Desert Museum, Legendary Landscapes, Feb. 18, 2017 - Dec. 2, 2017



lasells
Willamette Valley PhotoArts Guild Exhibition




PBS/OPB "Oregon Art Beat" interview





A-musements from my College Years




My Old Hometown





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