Sarah Jacobs

New York City & Pittsburgh, USA
USA & naturalized British citizenships
Previously Represented by RandallScottProjects from  2014 - 2016

 

EDUCATION

MFA in Studio Art, Hoffberger School at the Maryland Institute College of Art, MD, 2010
BA in Art History, Gettysburg College, PA,2006, (Phi Beta Kappa honor society, Magna Cum Laude) 
Living/Traveling in Italy, France, Ireland, the United Kingdom, Belize, Mexico, Colombia, Germany, Spain, and Poland, 
 2005 & 2010-2014

SELECT SOLO/TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2017

One More Time (solo) Chashama at 470 Vanderbilt, Brooklyn, NY
Deja Vu (solo) JD Brooks Gallery at Fairmont State University, Fairmont, WV, curated by Jeremy Entwistle

2015 - 2016

Our Stories (solo) RandallScottProjects, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, curated by Randall Scott
Ethosphere (solo) Phaze 2 Gallery, Shepherd University, West Virginia, USA, curated by Evan Boggess
Expand/Collapse (2-person) Scott Center Gallery, Westminster, MD, exhibition with Robyn Jacobs, curated by Margaret Ball

2014

Complication & Simplicity (2-person) Stone Space Gallery, London, 2-person exhibition with Natalie Dunham,  curated by The Stone Space board
Ethosphere (solo) Galeria U, Wroclaw, Poland, curated by Dominika Łabąd
Ethosphere (solo) West Gallery at Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, PA, curated by John Kovaleski
Ethosphere 6 (solo, installation) Bristol Cathedral, Bristol, UK, curated by Jordan Kelly

2009 - 2010

Declawed (solo) Marcus Boyd, Baltimore
Kisses in the Trophy Room (2-person) Gunnar Galleries, Gettysburg, PA, exhibition with Michel Modell,      curated by Adrian Sauers

2007 - 2008

Dionysus and Friends (solo) Angelfalls Studios II, Baltimore
Mother-Daughter (2-person) Penn State, Mount Alto, Exhibition with Robyn Jacobs

SELECT GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016

Methodological Abstraction, 229 Grand St, New York, NY
ACAC Annual Juried Exhibition, (juried annual) Schmucker Gallery, Gettysburg, PA, curated by John Shipman
               Won: People's Choice Award

2015

Misfit Toys, RandallScottProjects, Baltimore, MD, curated by Randall Scott
Ignis Fatuus: Dreams & Delusions, Mehta Bell Projects at Lights of Soho for Start Art Fair, London, UK, curated by                          Melissa Digby-Bell and Jag Mehta
Untitled No. 5, RandallScottProjects, Baltimore, MD, curated by Randall Scott
ACAC Annual Juried Exhibition, (juried annual), Schmucker Gallery, Gettysburg, PA, curated by Cristin Cash
               Won: Curator's Award

2013 - 2014

Tell Me Again, TIL Gallery/The Invisible Line, London, UK, curated by Tara Aghashloo
Affordable Artists, The Shop, London, UK, curated by Luke Halsey

2011 - 2012

La Petite Muerte, Drawers Gallery, London, UK, curated by Kirsty Harris
Color Shift, Billboard Art Project, Atlanta, GA, curated by Katerina Lanfranco
Nord Art 2012, (juried annual) Kunstwerk Carlshütte, Büdelsdorf, Germany, curated by Wolfgang Gramm
Brilla, Brilla, Brilla, (juried) Billboard Art Project, San Bernardino, CA
Deptford X, Art Hub Gallery, London, UK
Declawed, (juried) Billboard Art Project, Duluth, MN

2009 - 2010

MFA Thesis Exhibition, Decker Gallery, Baltimore, MD
Women of Hoffberger, Sub Basement Gallery, Baltimore, MD, curated by Jeffrey Kent
Wet on Wet, Fox 3 Gallery, Baltimore, MD
Out of Order, Maryland Art Place, Baltimore, MD
Body Parts, Hoffberger Gallery, Baltimore, MD  

2005 - 2008

Three Men and Some Bitches, Fox 3 Gallery, Baltimore, MD
Hoffglitter, Kat Gallery, Baltimore, MD, curated by Katherine Rohrbacher
Debut, Art House Lounge, Harrisburg, curated by Jason Piper
Best of Adams County, (juried) Adams County Juried Exhibition, Gettysburg
Art of the State, (juried) State Museum of PA Juried Exhibition, Harrisburg
Student Exhibition, Piazza Donatello Painting Studio, Florence, Italy

SELECTED COLLECTIONS

The AIDS Care Group (PA), The Herbert Bearman Foundation (MD), Stephen and Alicia Nussdorf (NY), Ann and Lawrence Bruder (MD) David and Michel Modell (MD), Elsworth Rockefeller (DC), Ellen and John Lake (United Kingdom), Joette Jones (DC), William Runnebaum and Bill Mangham (MD), Lois Starkey and Bill Gilmartin (PA), Dr. Michael Birkner and Robin Wagner (PA), Charles Badders (PA), Clare Harris (UK), Emma and Chris Kelly (DC), Dr. Matthew Amster (PA), Joette James (DC)

GRANTS/AWARDS

2015 People's Choice Award, ACAC Juried Annual, USA
2015-16 Johnson Center for Creative Teaching and Learning Grant, USA
2015 Curator's Choice Award, ACAC Juried Annual, USA
2016 Can Serrat Residency Stipend (offered, did not accept), Spain
2013 Arts Council England/National Lottery Grant for the Arts, UK
2011 Denkmalschmiede Höfgen Artist Grant, Germany
2010 London International Creative Competition Shortlist, UK
2010 International Painting Awards, Manifest Creative Research Gallery, Cincinnati, USA
2008-10 Maryland Institute College of Art Grant, USA
2008 P.E.O. Grant, USA

ARTIST RESIDENCIES

2011 Studios International Residency, Denkmalschmiede Höfgen, Grimma, Germany
2010 Lugar a Dudas Residency, Cali, Colombia

REGISTRIES

The Painting Center, New York,NY
North Manhattan Arts Alliance, New York, NY
Maryland State Arts Council, Baltimore, MD
NURTURE-Art, Online

CATALOGS

2012 Drawers Gallery, London, La Petite Muerte Catalog
2012 Kunstwerk Carlshütte, Büdelsdorf, Germany, Nord Art 2012 Catalog
2011 Lugar a Dudas, Cali Colombia, BLOC
2010 London International Creative Competition, London, 2010 Awards Catalog
2010 Manifest Creative Research Gallery, Cincinnati, INPA-1 Catalog
2010 Lugar a Dudas, Cali, Colombia, On “Sight” Training Brochure

REVIEWS, INTERVIEWS & RESPONSES

2014 Great Art Ramble blog review of Ethosphere artworks, by Adam Smith, Sarah Jacobs – Glorifying Noise,  Complexity & Entanglements, 9 February 2014, http://thegreatartramble.com
2014 Disposable Art blog review of Complication/simplicity exhibition at The Stone Space in London, by Erica  Shiozaki
2014 East End Review, a review of Tell Me Again at The Invisible Line Gallery by Oliver Zarandi
  http://www.eastendreview.co.uk/
2014 The Upcoming website review of Tell Me Again at The Invisible Line Gallery in London, by  Steve Mallon, http://www.theupcoming.co.uk/
2014 Vision on TV video review of Tell Me Again at The Invisible Line Gallery in London
2014 Michael Peacock, poem written in response to Ethosphere paintings, Los Comosedices, 16 Feb
2014 Todd Brandt, poem written in response to Ethosphere paintings, Constellations of Contemplation, Jan
2014 Sharks Eat Meat blog feature of Ethosphere paintings, 8 March, 5 April, & 16 April,   http://sharkseatmeat.blogspot.co.uk/
2013 Just Pirez! Magazine, interview by Jimmy Outhwaite, Holy Trinity, July 2013 edition
2013 Just Pirez! Digital, online feature, May 2013
2012 HESA Imprint Online Magazine feature, February 2012
2011 Brown Paper Bag blog review by Sara Barnes
2010 Chanteusecherie blog review of Declawed exhibition, by Patrice Emmanoelle Llemos
2010 There Were Ten Tigers blog review of Animal Attraction exhibition in Baltimore by Sara Seidman

ARTIST TALKS/LECTURES

2017 Artist Talk, Fairmont State University, Fairmont, WV
2016 Johnson Center Grant Recipient Lecture, Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, PA
2015 Art Career Panel Discussion, Panelist, Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, PA
2015 Global Communities Artist Talk, University of Maryland, College Park, MD
2014 Artist Talk, The Stone Space Gallery, London, UK
2013 Sarah Jacobs: Artist Talk & Career Advice, Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, PA
2010 Recent Work, Lugar a Dudas, Cali, Colombia
2010 MFA Thesis, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD
2008 Indian Arts and Crafts Act and Contemporary Identity, Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, PA

CURATING

2012 Precious, Exhibition Producer & Curator, Porthole Space, London, UK
2010 Animal Attraction, Exhibition Producer & Curator, The Whole Gallery, Baltimore
2009 Body Parts, Exhibition Producer & Curator, Hoffberger Gallery, Baltimore

Working with intern, Madison Senseney, on Ethosphere 8

Working with intern, Madison Senseney, on Ethosphere 8