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artist

Jim Jay Jacobs, American artist. Creative Artists Public Service fellow, 1981-1982.

Background

Jacobs, Jim Jay was born on May 26, 1945 in New York City. Son of Charles and Jean (Mines) Jacobs.

Education

Bachelor, Boston University, 1965. Postgraduate, Bryn Mawr College, 1966—1967.

Career

Assistant, classical department Boston Museum Fine Arts, 1964—1966. Director President's Gallery. Associate Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1966.

Archivist Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, 1966. Assistant John Chamberlain, sculptor, 1969—1973.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Exhibited in group shows at Lara Vincy Gallery, Paris, 1978, Elizabeth Weiner Gallery, New York City, 1979-1980, Danforth Museum, Framingham, Massachusetts, 1981, Smith Museum, Springfield, Massachusetts, 1981, Gloria Luria Gallery, Bar Harbor Islands, Florida, 1983, National Gallery, Washington, 1984, Gallery Applied Arts, 1984, van Straaten Gallery, Chicago, 1985, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, 1986, Ocarsson Siegeltuch and Company, New York City, 1986, Museum Art, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Represented in permanent collections Chase Manhattan Bank, International Business Machines Corporation, Smith Museum, Rose Art Museum, Lowe Art Museum, Citibank.

Connections

Married Sunny Redmond.

father:
Charles Jacobs

mother:
Jean (Mines) Jacobs

spouse:
Sunny Redmond.