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Jean Fernandes

  • Other Faculty, Art and Art History

Education

    • 2014 MFA in Art - Art Design Studios
      The University of Texas at Arlington, 2014
      (Supparea: Glass)
    • 2010 BA in Art Design Studies
      San Jose State University, 2010

Memberships

    • 2018 to Present Fort Worth Art Collective
    • 2010 to Present Glass Art Society

Awards and Honors

    • Dec  2017 Scholarship sponsored by Penland School of Crafts
    • Dec  2016 Honoree sponsored by Faculty Creative Works, Liberal Arts, UT Arlington
    • Dec  2016 Scholarship sponsored by Urban Glass / University of Texas at Arlington Glass Area
    • Dec  2015 Award: Artist of the Month (May) sponsored by The Art List
    • Dec  2015 Award: Niche Award in Sculptural Glass sponsored by Niche Awards
    • Dec  2014 Award sponsored by Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges
    • Dec  2014 Finalist sponsored by Bullseye Emerge Exhibition 2014
    • Dec  2014 Finalist sponsored by Stanislav Libensky Award
    • Dec  2014 Scholarship sponsored by Pittsburgh Glass Center
    • Dec  2013 Grant sponsored by Barbara & Dennis DuBois Advanced Research in Glass Grand
    • Dec  2013 Grant sponsored by Ignacio and Lynda Nunez Grant
    • Dec  2013 Honorable Mention sponsored by A/NT Gallery: Changes Exhibition
    • Dec  2013 Honorable Mention sponsored by Glass Art Society Online Student Exhibition
    • Dec  2013 Scholarship sponsored by Bullseye Glass Conference
    • Dec  2013 Scholarship sponsored by Pittsburgh Glass Center
    • Dec  2013 Scholarship sponsored by Pittsburgh Glass Center / University of Texas at Arlington Glass Area
    • Dec  2012 Award sponsored by College of Liberal Arts - Dean's Travel Award
    • Dec  2012 Scholarship sponsored by Pittsburgh Glass Center / The University of Texas at Arlington Glass Area
    • Dec  2011 Award sponsored by Santa Clara Sculpture Exhibition Merit Award
    • Dec  2010 Scholarship sponsored by Pittsburgh Glass Center / San Jose State University

Other Activities

      • Developed and prototyped a mold for glass casting life-size spurs for local artist, Liss LaFleur
        Liss LaFleur

Presentations

    • June  2018
      Fernandes, Jean, "Instructor Slideshow Presentation", Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN. (June 20, 2018).
    • June  2018
      Fernandes, Jean, "Instructor Slideshow Presentation", The Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA. (June 7, 2018).
    • June  2017
      Fernandes, Jean, "Summer Lecture Series Presentation ", Pittsburgh, PA. (June 14, 2017).
    • March  2015
      Fernandes, Jean, "Panel: Balancing Work and Life", University of Texas Arlington . (March 25, 2015).
    • August  2014
      Fernandes, Jean, "Teaching Assistant Slideshow Presentation ", Stanwood, WA. (August 12, 2014).

Courses

      • ART 4340-001 ADVANCED KILN FORMED GLASS
        (Course Id: 110920)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • ART 3340-001 KILN FORMED GLASS
        (Course Id: 103941)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • ART 4340-001 ADVANCED KILN FORMED GLASS
        (Course Id: 110920)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • ART 3340-001 KILN FORMED GLASS
        (Course Id: 103941)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • ART 4340-001 ADVANCED KILN FORMED GLASS
        (Course Id: 110920)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • ART 3340-001 KILN FORMED GLASS
        (Course Id: 103941)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • ART 4340-001 ADVANCED KILN FORMED GLASS
        (Course Id: 110920)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • ART 3340-001 KILN FORMED GLASS
        (Course Id: 103941)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • ART 4340-001 ADVANCED KILN FORMED GLASS
        (Course Id: 110920)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • ART 4340-001 ADVANCED KILN FORMED GLASS
        (Course Id: 110920)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • ART 3340-001 KILN FORMED GLASS
        (Course Id: 103941)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • ART 3340-001 KILN FORMED GLASS
        (Course Id: 103941)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • ART 3340-001 KILN FORMED GLASS
        (Course Id: 103941)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • ART 3340-001 KILN FORMED GLASS
        (Course Id: 103941)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • ART 4340-001 ADVANCED KILN FORMED GLASS
        (Course Id: 110920)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • ART 3340-001 KILN FORMED GLASS
        (Course Id: 103941)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • ART 3340-001 KILN FORMED GLASS
        (Course Id: 103941)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • ART 3340-001 KILN FORMED GLASS
        (Course Id: 103941)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • ART 3340-001 KILN FORMED GLASS
        (Course Id: 103941)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • ART 3340-001 KILN FORMED GLASS
        (Course Id: 103941)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • ART 3340-001 KILN FORMED GLASS
        (Course Id: 103941)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012

Service to the University

    • Past to  Nov 2015 Workshop Organizer
      Find Your Space
    • Past to  Mar 2015 Juror
      ACES Graduate Poster Presentations

Service to the Community

    • 2015 to  Present
      Volunteer
      Arts Goggle
      Annual Volunteer at Sinaca Studios for the Arts Goggle event (14-15 hour event)
    • 2015 to  Present
      Volunteer
      Open Streets
      Annual volunteer at Sinaca Studios for the Open Streets event in Fort Worth, TX.
    • Past to  2010
      Volunteer
      Glass Art Society Conference
    • Past to  2009
      Committee Chair
      Relay For Life
      Publicity Chair