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John Lester Jordan Edit Profile

also known as Gaudeamus

artist , educator

John Lester Jordan, American artist. Master of ceremonies Hiroshima to Now, Catskill Alliance, Woodstock, 1990; assistant organizer for Catskill Alliance for Peace, Woodstock, 1990; chairman Earth Day, Hiroshima Day Show, 1993; organizer Woodstock unidentified flying object Network, 1998. With United States Air Force, 1965-1968. Member Woodstock Guild, Woodstock Artists Association.

Background

Jordan, John Lester was born on December 21, 1944 in Houston, Texas, United States. Son of Jesse Peavy and Catherine Myrtle (Sheffield) Jordan.

Education

Student, University Houston, 1965. Student, St. Thomas University, 1974.

Career

Artist, Hurlock Real Estate Company, Houston, 1963-1965;salesman-designer, Dennis Sleep Shop, Houston, 1967-1971;director, Jerusalem Jewels, Denver, 1979-1984;director, Jerusalem Jewels, Hawaii., 1985;art representative, Whitney-Morse Art Group, Saugerties, New York, 1988-1990;teacher, Onteora School District, Woodstock, New York, 1988-1991;director, Gaudeamus-Jordan, Woodstock, since 1985;producer, Paramour Prodns., Woodstock, since 1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Host, producer: (tv show) Ramble On, 1990-1906. Executive producer: Woodstock Winter Video Festival, 1994, Pete Seeger on Solar, 1997. Sculptor.

      Producer television video Peter Max in Woodstock, 1994. Producer (video) The Sand Painters of Tashi Lhunpo, 2002, The Dharma Bums in Woodstock, 2002-2006. Producer Goddess Festival Woodstock television, 2003.

Membership

Master of ceremonies Hiroshima to Now, Catskill Alliance, Woodstock, 1990. Assistant organizer for Catskill Alliance for Peace, Woodstock, 1990. Chairman Earth Day, Hiroshima Day Show, 1993.

Organizer Woodstock unidentified flying object Network, 1998. With United States Air Force, 1965-1968. Member Woodstock Guild, Woodstock Artists Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: television hosting and producing, recycling resource research.

Connections

Married Irena VeronikaLawicki (sep.). 1 child, Najel Solomon.

father:
Jesse Peavy Jordan

mother:
Catherine Myrtle (Sheffield) Jordan

spouse:
Irena VeronikaLawicki

child:
Najel Solomon Jordan