Bio

REBECCA JACOBY

Crane Arts Building, Studio #307

1400 N. American St., Philadelphia, PA  19122

www.rajacoby.com • rebecca@rajacoby.com

SHOWS

Over the Bridge • Wheaton Arts & Cultural Center • Millville, NJ • 2016

Artist’s Choice • LG Tripp Gallery • Philadelphia • 2014-2015

Small Wonders • Maryland Federation of Art • Annapolis • 2014

Staff Show • University of the Arts, Gershman Y • Philadelphia • 2014

Roundabout (Solo Show) • LG Tripp Gallery • Philadelphia • 2013

Cellular/Molecular • EKG Gallery • Philadelphia • 2013

Le Meridian • Philadelphia • 2013

Work on Paper • LGTripp Gallery • Philadelphia • 2012

Because • Old City Jewish Arts Center • Philadelphia • 2012

Abstractions • Blue Hill Cultural Center • Pearl River, NY • 2011-2012

Following the Line • Art in City Hall • Philadelphia • 2011

Resonances (Solo Show)• LG Tripp Gallery • Philadelphia • 2010

Premiere • LG Tripp Gallery • Philadelphia • 2010

What You See Is (Solo Show) • Crane Arts Building, Philadelphia • 2009 – 2010

Spring Show • Lankenau Institute for Medical Research • Wynnewood, PA • 2009

Summer Survey 2007 • Gallery Siano • Philadelphia • 2007

Color, Lines and Spaces • Gallery Siano • Philadelphia • 2006

Number 9 • Lambertville, NJ • 2003

Patterns of Repetition • 450 Broadway Gallery, NY • 2001

Faculty Show • Kingsborough Community College, Brooklyn • 2001

Inside • Pratt Institute, Brooklyn • 2000

6 x 2=13=ART • Williamsburg Art & Historical Center, Brooklyn • 2000

EXPERIENCE/ACHIEVEMENTS

Pierogi Gallery Flat Files • NY, NY • 2016

Teacher, The Montgomery School • Abstraction for Adults • Chester Springs, PA • 2016

Visiting Artist, The Montogomery School • Chester Springs, PA • 2015

Residency, Vermont Studio School • 2006

Residency, Jentel Artists Residency Program • Wyoming • 2003

Kingsborough Community College • Brooklyn • Adjunct Professor, Printmaking & Art History • 2001

Master Printer, Center for Contemporary Printmaking Monothon • Norwalk, CN • 2000 & 2002

Certificate of Excellence for Outstanding Merit in Graduate Fine Arts • Pratt Institute • 2001

Petersberg Press • New York, • Assistant • 2000 – 2001

Marjorie Van Dyke • New York • Studio Assistant • 1999 – 2001

Joseph Skinner Fellowship Grant in Visual Art • Mount Holyoke College • 1999

COLLECTIONS

University City Science Center • Philadelphia, PA

Ogletree Deakins, LLP • Philadelphia, PA

Coventry • Fort Washington, PA

Private Collections • Philadelphia, New York, Washington DC, Baltimore

PUBLICATIONS

“First Friday Hitlist” by Holly Otterbein • Philadelphia City Paper • January 4, 2013

Studio Visit, Vol. 20 • The Open Studios Press • 2012 pages 90 – 91

“Artchiving with Kensington’s Rebecca Jacoby” • Flying Kite • May 22, 2012

“When Artists Try Something Different”, Anne R. Fabbri • Broad St. Review  • March 14th, 2012

“Two at LG Tripp” by Edith Newhall • Philadelphia Inquirer • October 31st, 2010

“Abstract Processes” by Chip Schwartz • Artblog • November 18, 2010

Interview, “The Art Fair Gets Serious” with Bruce Walsh • Philadelphia Metro • June 11, 2010

“A Little Science” by Victoria Donohoe • The Philadelphia Inquirer • 2009

Interview, What To Wear During An Orange Alert, Jason Behrends • 2008

Sheridan Press • Wyoming • 2003

“Patterns of Repetition” • NY Arts • 2001

EDUCATION

Pratt Institute • Brooklyn, NY • Master of Fine Arts, Printmaking, 2001

School of Visual Arts • NY, NY • Continuing Education, Printmaking, 1996-1998

California College of the Arts • Oakland, CA • Continuing Education, Painting, 1994

Mount Holyoke College • South Hadley, MA • Bachelor of Arts, Philosophy, 1991