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art educator

Jack D. Jordan, American art educator. Member of East County Art Association, San Diego Museum Art Artists Guild, San Diego Museum Art, Scripps Oceanog. Society (fundraiser for Birch Aquarium 2000).

Background

Jordan, Jack D. was born on October 17, 1928 in St. Louis. Son of Rupert James Jordan and Audrey Fayette Morris.

Education

Graduate High School, DesMoines.

Career

Staff artist Register and Tribune, DesMoines, 1948—1952. Art director Union and Evening Tribune, San Diego, 1952—1971, art supervisor, picture editor, 1952—1971. Fine artist, 1971—2002.

Gallery owner Jordan Gallery, Inc., El Cajon, California, 1986—1990. Art instructor Grossmont Cuyamaca Community College, San Diego, since 1989.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Illustrator: Pathways to Freedom, 1966, Brand Book Seven, 1983, How To Paint the Old West, 1999. One-man shows include Borrego Desert Art Center, Borrego Springs, California, 1971, A. Huney Gallery, San Diego, 1982, Project Wildlife, Alpine, California, 1985, La Vae Gallery, La Mesa, California, 1985, Desert Princess Hotel, Cathedral City, California, 1986, Jordan Gallery, El Cajon, 1992, Perspective Gallery, Scripps Oceanog. Society, La Jolla, California, 2001, Heritage of the American mathematical society Museum, El Cajon, California, 2006.

Membership

Member of East County Art Association, San Diego Museum Art Artists Guild, San Diego Museum Art, Scripps Oceanog. Society (fundraiser for Birch Aquarium 2000).

Connections

Married Roberta Kay Hughes, November 1, 1969 (divorced December 1986).

father:
Rupert James Jordan

mother:
Audrey Fayette Morris

spouse:
Roberta Kay Hughes