Michael Jacobs

5104 E Van buren St. apt # 2177 Phoenix, AZ

mj3dee@yahoo.com | 513.207.9460 | instagram @mj3dee | michaeljacobsart.com 


Professional Experience:

Arizona State University 2016 - Present                                                                      

Instructor of Record Art Core 2D Design (112)                                          Tempe, Arizona   

Instructor of Record Art Core Color Theory(113)

Instructor of Record Intro to Drawing (111)

  • Instructed Students in the Fundamental concepts of 2D art and Design

  • Instructed Students in the Fundamental concepts of Color Theory

  • Instructed Students in the Fundamental concepts of observational drawing


Education:

2019                MFA, Arizona State University - Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts

2000 BFA in Painting, University of Cincinnati - Design Art Architecture and Planning Program, Cincinnati, OH

Scholarships:

2019-2018       The Martin Wong Foundation Scholarship in painting

2019-2018       Gayle J. Novak & Robert D. Cocke Award in Painting

2019-2018       Scholl Family Scholarship

2019-2018       Teaching assistant Instructor of Record Art Core Color Theory(113)

2019-2018       ASU School of Art Special Talent Award

2018-2017 Arizona Artist Guild Scholarship

2018-2017 Teaching assistant Instructor of Record Intro to Drawing (111)

2018-2017 Gerry Grout Scholarship

2017 ASU School of Art Special Talent Award

2017-2016 Teaching assistant Instructor of Record Art Core 2D Design (112), Instructor of Record Art Core Color Theory(113)  

2017-2016 ASU School of Art Special Talent Award

Related Experience:

1996-98 Studio Assistant to Terrance Corbin, University of Cincinnati – Design Art Architecture and Planning Program, Cincinnati OH


Fine Arts Experience:

Biennials:

2018                FotoFocus Biennial, Wide Angle, Photography Out of Bounds, Alice F. and Harris K.Weston Art Gallery, Curated by Carissa Barnard

Juried Exhibitions:

2017 ASU annual summer juried show, Harry wood Gallery, Curated by Sara Cochran, Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art

2016                Ohio, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

2015                60 Americans, Elga Wimmer Gallery, New York, New York, Curated by Noah Becker, Terrence Sanders, and Alexander Venet   

2013 Art Voices Magazine, 5th Annual Group Exhibition of Emerging Contemporary Art, Untitled Art Projects Gallery, LosAngeles, CA Curated by Terrence Sanders
2012 Surreal Solon IV, Baton Rouge Gallery Center for Contemporary Art, Baton Rouge, LA, Curated by Casey Weldon

Solo Exhibitions:

2019                The Machine Mind / MFA Thesis Exhibition, ASU Grant Street Studios, Step Gallery, Phoenix, AZ
2015                The Shadows Of Ideas, Invision Art Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

2011 Images and Objects, 1305 Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
2006 Scenes From The Floating World, Focus Art Gallery, Covington, KY

Selected Group Exhibitions:

2019 Psychogeografik, RAE space for contemporary art Berlin, Federal Republic of Germany

2018 Phoenix Art Now II, Art Complex 1101, Tempe, AZ

2018 Bridged, + ARTE Galería, Quito, Ecuador 

2017 Shape Shifters, Vision Gallery, Chandler, AZ

2017                Inverse Conversations V, Mesa Art Center, Mesa, AZ

2016                Eleven, The Eric Fiscal Gallery, Phoenix, AZ 

2016                Parables Of the Virtual, Art Complex 1101, Tempe, AZ

2016                The New Grad Show, ASU Harry Wood Gallery, Tempe, AZ

2012 Usual Suspects,Thomson House Shooting Gallery, Newport, KY
2010 PAC Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
2007 Thank You, Kraufthaus Gallery, Cincinnati,OH
2005 The Blast / Album Of The Year, Greenwich Art Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
2004 First Ever Show, Black Floor Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2004 The Blast / Talkin’ Trash Exhibition, Southgate Art Gallery,  Newport, KY
2003 Massive / Active International Sculpture Center Group Sculpture Exhibition, Mock Bee Art Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
2003 Uninstructed, Publico Art Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
2003 In Dependence, SS Nova, Cincinnati, OH
2003 Nice And Light, Mac's Farm and Sculpture Center, Blue Ash, OH
2003 Sell The Seat Of Life, Southgate Art Gallery, Newport, KY
2002 No Comply, SS Nova, Cincinnati, OH
2002 ELC MJ, Red Topp Art Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
2002 Massive / The State Of Sculpture, SS Nova, Cincinnati, OH
2002 Red Topp Art Gallery, Cincinnati, OH


Print Media:

Inverse Conversations V, show catalogue, 2017 pg. 46/47

Terrance Sanders, “60 Americans”, Art Voices Art books, 2015,
Terrence Sanders, “The viewing Room”, Art Voices, Spring 2014. pg. 67 

Terrence Sanders, “The Viewing Room”, Art Voices, December 2013

Terrence Sanders, “The Viewing Room”, Art Voices, June 2013. pg. 31

Open Studio Press, Studio Visit, vol 5, no. 1, Spring 2009. pg. 80

Alan Pocaro, “Images & Objects: New Work”, City Beat, September 2011. pg. 17

Marilyn Bauer, “Sculpting a New Image”, Cincinnati Enquirer, September 2003. pg. E7

Laura Leffler, “Nice & Light”, Art Spike, July 2003. pg. 9

References: **Upon request**