Jewel Block, M.F.A.

Part-time Lecturer
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Visual Arts (Studio Emphasis)
University of California San Diego
Art (Painting, Drawing, Printmaking)
San Diego State University
Scholarly Interests

Painting, Drawing, Installation

  • National Pacific Islander Educators Network (NPIEN)
  • College Art Association
  • Pacific Arts Association
Academic Service
  • National Pacific Islander Educators Network (NPIEN), Speaker/mentor
  • Mesa College Art Department, 2004, ran student major/matriculation study
  • City of San Diego Arts Commission, 2003, member of art selection committee for Cesar Chavez project
Honors and Awards
  • 2004, 2008 and 2009:  MiraCosta College Travel Grant
  • 2006:  Association for Social Anthropology Conference Grant
  • 2005:  Pacific Art Association Travel Grant
  • 2005:  Mesa College Travel Grant
  • 2001:  UC Irvine Travel and Speaker Grants
  • 2001:  NYU Asia Pacific Studies Travel Grant
  • 1998 and 1999:  UC Davis Travel Grant
  • 1997:  UC San Diego Graduate Student Travel Grant
  • 1996 - 1998:  San Diego Fellowship, UC San Diego