KATHRYN JACOBI

VITA

 

Born New York, NY 1947

Paintings, Drawings, Graphics, Photography

M.A. 1980, (B.A. 1978); California State University, Northridge

 

 

EXHIBITIONS: 2011 – 2018

 

2018

Timeless; Sans Titre, Potsdam, Germany

semi-solo invitational/photographs: Portraits, Landscapes, DreamDance

 

Electric Salon; Los Angeles Center for Digital Art (LACDA) Los Angeles, CA

invitational/photographic portrait

 

2017

Visual Magic: The Zone of Middle Dimensions; NW Regional Educational Service District & George D. Green Art Institute, Hillsboro, OR

invitational/paintings

 

Electric Salon; Los Angeles Center for Digital Art (LACDA), Los Angeles, CA

invitational/digital hybrid

 

Electric Salon; Los Angeles Center for Digital Art (LACDA), Los Angeles, CA

invitational/photographic portrait

 

2016

Nostalgia; Gloria Delson Contemporary Arts, Los Angeles, CA

invitational, monotypes with oil

 

Berlin Photo Biennale, Julia Margaret Cameron honoree; Berlin, Germany

three large format digital images from DreamDance series

 

Essense; Gloria Delson Contemporary Arts, Los Angeles, CA

invitational/paintings

 

Celebrations!, Platt and Bornstein Galleries at American Jewish University, Los Angeles, CA paintings

 

Portraits, Center for Fine Arts Photography, Fort Collins, CO

juried/fine art photographic portrait

 

Electric Salon; Los Angeles Center for Digital Art (LACDA), Los Angeles, CA

invitational/ large scale digital image

 

JM Studio Opening with the Busick Group, Salem, OR

invitational/paintings

 

2015

Kathryn Jacobi at Gallery 25; Gallery 25, Fresno, CA

solo, invitational, 35 paintings spanning 25 years

 

Top 40; Los Angeles Center for Digital Art (LACDA), Los Angeles, CA

group show, juried, large photograph

 

Art & Beyond: The Nude and Figurative Art special issue; “Magazine and Interview” publication, Volume 30, July, 2015

juried, Operatic Duet

 

The Photo Review; online juried photo competition

fine art photo from series The Child is the father of the Man

 

The Black and White Spider Awards; online juried photo competition

fine art fashion photo Liberty

 

2014

Smarty Pants: New Paintings of Unusual Children; Alan Avery Art Co., Atlanta, GA invitational, solo (October)

 

American Printmakers in Bulgaria; in conjunction with Triennial of Graphic Art in Sofia,

Bulgaria; invitational, Sofia, 11/10-12/10, 2014; Veliko Tarnovo, 12/15, 2014-1/15, 2015

 

Women by Women; Kwan Fung Gallery, California Lutheran University, Thousand Oaks, CA invitational

 

Freeway Studies #2: Inside the Quad; Ben Maltz Gallery Otis College of Art and Design Los Angeles, CA – invitational

 

Sherazade, la magia della creatività; Women in the Arts 2014, 4th Edition; Artrom Gallery, Rome, Italy

invitational, DreamDance series digital photomontage

 

Oneira: I Dream the Self; Studio C Gallery, Los Angeles, CA – invitational

 

2013

The Child is the father of the Man; Cornelson Publishing House, Berlin, Germany

solo, 35 large scale digital photomontages

 

Wunderkammer; Koplin Del Rio Gallery, Culver City, CA

invitational; photographs, paintings, and monotypes

 

Faculty Exhibit; Laguna College of Art and Design, Laguna Beach, CA – paintings

 

Scratchboard Drawings; Damossa Gallery (online) July-October

solo, scratchboard

 

Simply The Best 2; Digital Arts: California – juried, international

 

The Disciplines: Interpretations of the Figurative by Seven Women Artists; Studio C Gallery; Los Angeles, CA – invitational, paintings

 

LAPS National 21; Los Angeles Printmaking Society at California State University, Northridge; Northridge, California

juried, national, monoprint with oil

 

Family; Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO – juried, international

 

2012

Paintings and Monotypes; Alan Avery Art Co., Atlanta, GA

invitational, three person exhibit

 

Paintings; Davidson Galleries, Seattle, WA

invitational group show, seven pieces

 

New Paintings; Sylvia White Gallery, Ventura, CA

solo

 

New Paintings; Rogue Gallery, Medford, OR

solo

 

Small Paintings; Steynberg Gallery, San Luis Obispo, CA

solo

 

Portfolio Project: The Child Is The Father of The Man; The Center For Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO – juried, online presentation for one year, book with other portfolio winners and Top Prize of solo exhibition of this portfolio

 

Breaking In Two: Provocative Visions of Motherhood; Arena Gallery, Santa Monica, CA invitational, catalogue

 

Professional Women Photographers 36th Anniversary International Women’s Juried

Exhibition; online

Juror’s Selection: People

 

Reflections; Dacia Gallery; New York, NY – juried, group show

 

Landscape; Los Angeles Center for Digital Art (LACDA) Los Angeles, CA

invitational, group show

 

The Human Condition; Minneapolis Photo Center, Minneapolis, MN

juried, national, 2nd Prize

 

2012 International Photo Awards (Lucy Foundation); London, UK and Los Angeles, CA

juried, international, Honorable Mention: portraits

 

2012 International Fine Art Photography Awards

juried, international; Juror’s Award of Merit: experimental

 

2011

Off Center; Carl Cherry Art Center, Carmel, CA

paintings, five person exhibit

 

Analogue to Digital; Los Angeles Center for Digital Art (LACDA), Los Angeles, CA

invitational

 

The Alchemy of Portraiture; Gallery Karon, Ashland, OR

paintings, three person exhibit

 

 

EXHIBITIONS: SOLO and SEMI-SOLO, 1986-2010

 

2010

Night Travelers and Other Waking Dreams; Fresno Art Museum: Council of 100 Distinguished Woman Artist for 2010, Fresno, CA – paintings

 

Body and Soul; American Jewish University, Los Angeles, CA – paintings, three person show

 

Imagined Work on Paper; Lumina Studio Gallery; Los Angeles, CA

 

2007

Digital Drawings; Los Angeles Center for Digital Art (LACDA), Los Angeles, CA

 

DreamDance series; HBO entrance gallery, Santa Monica, CA

 

New Imagined Landscapes; Diane Farris Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada

 

Music; Sidney & Gertrude Zack Gallery, Jewish Community Center of Greater Vancouver;

Vancouver, B.C. (simultaneous with Diane Farris Gallery show)

 

2006

New Paintings; Jan Baum Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

paintings and photographs

 

New Photographs; Cornelson Publishing House Gallery, Berlin, Germany

landscapes and portraits (40 large format photographs)

 

 

2004 – 2005

The Bride’s Chamber; Sunshine Coast Art Center, Sechelt, BC, Canada

one of two solo shows

 

DreamDance; Diane Farris Gallery Vancouver, BC, Canada

large format digital collages and paintings

 

2002 – 2003

New Work; Jan Baum Gallery Los Angeles, CA

paintings

 

The Minor Pantheon; Diane Farris Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada

paintings

 

Sleepwalking Through the Apocalypse; Davidson Galleries, Seattle, WA

new monotypes with oil

 

New Work; Northwest College of Art, Bellingham, WA

paintings and drawings including collaborations with artist Pamela Keeley

 

New Work; Diane Farris Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada – paintings

 

Sea Surface Full of Clouds; Hartford Library, Hartford, CT

small exhibit of illustrating poems by Wallace Stevens

 

2000

New Work; Diane Farris Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada – paintings

 

Works on Paper: Paintings, Drawings, and Prints; Galleri Aalborghallen, Aalborg Kongres &

Kultur Center, Aalborg, Denmark – paintings, drawings, and prints

 

1999

New Work; Jan Baum Gallery; Los Angeles, CA – paintings

 

New Paintings; Justina Barnicke Gallery, Hart House, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada paintings, in conjunction with Gallery One

 

Still-Lifes; Gallery One, Toronto, Canada – small highlight exhibit

 

New Work; Kim Eagles-Smith Fine Arts, San Francisco, CA – still lifes & landscape paintings

 

1998

Paintings; Cuesta College Art Gallery San Luis Obispo, CA

 

Recent Work; Santa Barbara City College Art Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA – paintings

 

Painters in Contrast: Bob Crew and Kathryn Jacobi; College of the Canyons, Santa Clarita, CA – paintings and drawings ( semi-solo)

 

Invitation to a Beheading; Herbert F. Johnson Museum, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

suite of etchings illustrating the novel by Vladimir Nabokov

 

1997

New Work; Jan Baum Gallery; Los Angeles, CA – paintings

 

New Work; Diane Farris Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada – paintings

 

Requiem Chorus and Other Paintings; Northern Arizona University Museum and Galleries, Flagstaff, AZ – paintings and drawings (traveling)

 

Recent Work; PDX Gallery, Portland, OR – paintings

 

Imagined Paintings; Wentz Gallery, Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, OR

Recent Work (in cooperation with PDX Gallery)

 

1996

New Work; Kirsten Kjaer Museum, Skagan, Denmark – paintings

 

Requiem Chorus; Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR

“Requiem Chorus” and other paintings (traveling)

 

Requiem Chorus; McAllen International Museum; McAllen, TX;

paintings, catalogue (traveling)

 

New Paintings; Pierce College, Woodland Hills, CA

solo painter (with sculpture by Richard Bauer)

 

“The Bride’s Chamber”; Fresno Art Museum, Fresno, CA

book illustration

 

1995

Requiem Chorus; Riverside Art Museum, Riverside, CA – paintings (traveling)

 

1994

New Work; Diane Farris Gallery, Vancouver, BC Canada – paintings

 

Requiem Chorus; Fresno Art Museum, Fresno, CA

paintings and drawings, museum residency

traveling

 

New Work; Kunst pa Kalvo, Jutland, Denmark – paintings and drawings

 

1993

Recent Work; Blue Point Gallery, Berlin, Germany – paintings and drawings, catalogue

 

New Work; Diane Farris Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada – paintings

 

New Work; Jan Baum Gallery, Los Angeles, CA – paintings

 

1992

New Work; Harcourts Contemporary, San Francisco, CA – paintings

 

1991

Paintings; Gallery of the National Technical Institute of the Deaf, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 

 

New Work; Lizardi-Harp Gallery, Pasadena, CA – paintings and drawings

 

Recent Paintings; John Thomas Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

 

 

1990

Recent Paintings; John Szoke Gallery, Soho, New York, NY

 

1989

New Large Paintings; Harcourts Contemporary, San Francisco, CA

(with sculpture by John Battenberg)

 

New Paintings; Fresno Art Museum, Fresno, CA

exhibition and residency, portraits and book illustration

 

Recent Paintings; Gallery 25, Fresno, CA

 

Recent Portraits; Brand Galleries, Glendale, CA

semi-solo

 

1988

New Paintings; Ankrum Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

 

New Work; Platt Gallery/University of Judaism, Los Angeles, CA

semi-solo, paintings and drawings

 

1987

New Paintings; Gregory Ghent Gallery, San Francisco, CA

 

New Paintings; Ankrum Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

 

1986

New Paintings; Bannister Gallery/Rhode Island College, Providence, RI

 

New Work; Ankrum Gallery, Los Angeles, CA – paintings and drawings

 

1974-1985 Available on request

 

 

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS: 1986-2011

 

2011

Faculty-Student Exhibition; Laguna College of Art and Design; Irvine Fine Arts Center; Irvine, CA – invitational

 

Black and White and Color; Women In Photography International (WIPI), Los Angeles, CA (online) juried, international; 2nd Place, color; and Honorable Mention

 

New and Improved 111; Los Angeles Center for Digital Art (LACDA), Los Angeles, CA

juried, international

 

2010

Memory and Transformation; Hebrew Union College, Los Angeles, CA

 

Concatenation; Los Angeles Center for Digital Art (LACDA), Los Angeles, CA

juried, international

 

Digital Art L.A.; Los Angeles Center for Digital Art (LACDA) Los Angeles, CA

juried, international

 

Faces; Women In Photography International (WIPI), Los Angeles, CA

(online) juried, international, Honorable Mention

 

A Decade of Images; Women In Photography International (WIPI); Los Angeles, CA

(online) juried, international, Honorable Mention

 

Golden Kite Awards: A Retrospective; National Center for Children’s Literature, Abilene, TX invitational, traveling until 2013

 

2009

Children; Women In Photography International (WIPI), Los Angeles, CA

(online) juried, international, Honorable Mention

 

Family Gatherings; Women In Photography International (WIPI), Los Angeles, CA

(online) juried, international, Honorable Mention

 

Insight/Inside L.A.; José Drudis-Biada Art Gallery, Mount Saint Mary’s University,

Los Angeles, CA – invitational

 

2008

Emphasis Santa Monica; Madison Campus Gallery, Santa Monica College, Santa Monica, CA invitational

 

Invitational Exhibit; Los Angeles Center for Digital Art (LACDA), Los Angeles, CA

invitational

 

Street Photography; Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO

juried, international

 

Fear II; Projekt 30 gallery – (online), juried, international

 

WIPI: Women In Photography International 2008 Juried Competition

(online), Honorable Mention

 

2007

iBrow; LosAngeles Center for Digital Art (LACDA), Los Angeles, CA – juried international

 

Pink Week Art Show; Tangent Gallery, Sacramento, CA – juried international

 

30th Anniversary Show; Jan Baum Gallery, Los Angeles, CA – invitational

 

Summer and other group shows, Diane Farris Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada

invitational

 

2006

After Dark; Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO – juried, international

 

Canadian Art in Czechoslovakia; Galerie La Femme, Prague, Czech Republic

paintings, three artists invited for cultural exchange

 

LACDA Top 40; Los Angeles Center for Digital Art, Los Angeles, CA

juried, international, original digital drawing

 

San Diego Art Institute: 2006 Digital International Exhibition (sponsored by Sony)

San Diego, CA – original image created digitally; juried, 2nd Prize

 

Art of Photography; Lyceum Theater Gallery, San Diego, CA

juried international, large format digital photo

 

Turning Silver, 25th Anniversary; Women In Photography International (WIPI)

(online) juried, international; digital photograph, Honorable Mention

 

On The Edge; Center for Fine Art Photography: Fort Collins, CO

juried, international, original image created digitally

 

90th Birthday Exhibit; Charles Campbell Gallery, San Francisco, CA – paintings

 

2001-2003

Quiet Traces: Still Lifes in Contemporary American Art; Mount San Antonio College, Walnut, CA – paintings

 

The Perception of Appearance: A Decade of American Figure Drawing; The Frye Museum, Seattle, WA – oil drawing

 

25th Anniversary Exhibit; Jan Baum Gallery, Los Angeles, CA – painting

 

The Land; Diane Farris Gallery, Vancouver BC, Canada – paintings

 

2000

Gallery Artists; Newzones Gallery, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

 

Surreal Paintings; Jan Baum Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

 

Gallery Artists; Diane Farris Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada

 

1999

New Visions by Nine Contemporary Women Artists; Forum Gallery, New York, NY – paintings

 

Sur La Table (still lifes); Diane Farris Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada – paintings

 

1998

Precious (still lifes); Jan Baum Gallery; Los Angeles, CA – paintings

 

1997

30 Los Angeles Artists; Universidad Castilla la Mancha, Cuenca, Spain

paintings (travelled to Universidad de Madrid)

 

Monoprints; Davidson Galleries, Seattle, WA

 

The Garden Show; Portland Institute of Contemporary Art, Portland, OR – painting

 

Beyond Boundaries; California Society of Printmakers, Richmond, CA

 

Survey of Contemporary American Prints; Lankershim Arts Center, North Hollywood, CA

juried, Monoprint

 

14th National Printmaking Exhibition; Laband Art Gallery, Loyola Marymount University,

Los Angeles, CA – juried, Monoprint

 

L.A. Printmaking Society Membership Exhibition; Brand Galleries, Glendale, CA

juried, Monoprint

 

Great Plains National Printmaking Exhibition; Fifth Street Gallery, Bismarck, ND

juried, national; Monoprint (award)

 

Reconfigured 1 & 2; Santa Monica College Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

drawings and paintings

 

The Harvest Show; Jan Baum Gallery, Los Angeles, CA – paintings

 

My Favorite Fems; Jan Baum Gallery, Los Angeles, CA – paintings

 

1996

Blessed Are You; Skirball Museum, Los Angeles, CA – painting

 

Drawing from L.A.; Art Center College, Pasadena, CA – Monoprints

 

L.A. Figures: A Survey of Figurative Painting in Los Angeles; Lizardi Harp Gallery,

Los Angeles, CA – paintings

 

Women Artists:Works on Paper; Los Angeles Printmaking Society at Lankershim Arts Center; North Hollywood, CA – juried, Monoprints

 

Three Californias Painters; University of the Pacific, Stockton, CA

juried, three person exhibit, paintings

 

Book Illustrations; Castle Gallery, College of New Rochelle, New Rochelle, NY

 

1995

Painting in Poetry/Poetry in Painting; Sidney Mishkin Gallery of Baruch College (CUNY),

New York, NY – paintings

 

Summer Exhibition; Forum Gallery, New York, NY – paintings

 

Vital Signs; Los Angeles Municipal Gallery, Barnsdall Park, Los Angeles, CA – paintings

 

Angeli; Riverside Art Museum, Riverside, CA – painting

 

1994

In Terms of Time; Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA – paintings

 

1993

Daytime Fantasies/Night-time Dreams; Riverside Art Museum, Riverside, CA

paintings and drawings

 

1992

Southern California Artists; Faculdad de Bellas Artes de Madris; Madrid, Spain; Painting

 

1991

Her Story: Narrative Work by California Artists; Oakland Museum of Art, Oakland, CA paintings on paper

 

Inspired Form/Contemporary Figures; Rancho Santiago College, Orange, CA – paintings

 

New Small Paintings; Lillian Heidenberg Gallery, New York, NY – paintings

 

Phantasies; Jan Baum Gallery, Los Angeles, CA – paintings

 

1990

Portraits; Jose Drudis-Biada Gallery, Mount Saint Mary’s University, Los Angeles, CA

large paintings

 

1989

Man, Woman, Child; John Szoke Gallery, New York, NY – paintings

 

Contemporary Watercolors; Riverside Art Museum, Riverside, CA – paintings

 

1988

13 Downtown Artists; Security Pacific Plaza; Los Angeles, CA – paintings

 

1986

Five American Artists; University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI – paintings

 

Through The Eyes of An Artist; Loyola Marymount University; Los Angeles, CA – paintings

 

 

AWARDS (selected)

 

Fresno Art Museum: Council of 100 Distinguished Woman Artist for 2010; Fresno, CA

Show and Catalogue

 

Black and White and Color; 30th Anniversary; Women In Photography International (WIPI), Los Angeles, CA (online) juried, international

 

Portrait category: 2nd Place portrait, and Honorable Mention, “Old Man with Silver Shoes” from the series “The Child Is Father to The Man.”

 

Faces; 2010, category Baby, “Abby Sleeping 2009,” Women In Photography International (WIPI), Los Angeles, CA (online) juried, international; Honorable Mention

 

A Decade of Images; Women In Photography International (WIPI) Los Angeles, CA

(online) 2010, juried, international;

 

 

Children; Women In Photography International (WIPI), Los Angeles, CA

(online) juried, international; Honorable Mention

 

Family Gatherings 2009; Women In Photography International (WIPI), Los Angeles, CA (online) juried, international; Honorable Mention

 

San Diego Art Institute: 2006 Digital International Exhibition (sponsored by Sony)

San Diego, CA; 2nd place, cash prize

 

WIPI: 2008 Women In Photography International Juried Competition

(online) Honorable Mention

 

National Photo Contest: Portraits; (online), juried, national

three Honorable Mentions

 

Turning Silver, 25th Anniversary; Women In Photography International (WIPI),

(online) juried, international; Honorable Mention 2006

 

Great Plains National Printmaking Exhibition; Fifth Street Gallery, Bismarck, ND

juried, national; Monoprint (award) 1997

 

 

1964-1990

Ulysses S. Grant High School Hall of Fame; Los Angeles, CA, awarded in Art, 1990

 

Brand XVII National Watermedia Exhibition; Glendale, CA; cash award, 1986

 

National Watercolor Society All Member Show; Riverside, CA, 1985

 

Watercolor Art Society; Houston, TX – First Prize, 1984

 

National Watercolor Society 63rd National; Palm Springs, CA – NWS Member’s Cash Award (top cash award), 1983

 

Rocky Mountain National Watermedia Exhibition; Denver, CO – Saxon Mountain Gallery Award, 1982

 

Brand XII National Watermedia; Glendale, CA; Brand Associates Purchase Award, 1982

 

9th Annual Miniature International Art Show; New York, NY – 2nd Place, Graphics, 1983

 

National Watercolor Society All Member Show; Los Angeles, CA – NWS Cash Award, 1981

 

National Watercolor Society 59th Annual; Riverside, CA – Al Porter Cash Award, 1979

 

National Watercolor Society 57th Annual; Los Angeles, CA – Helen Wurdeman Cash Award, 1977

 

Illustration West; Los Angeles, CA – Certificate of Merit, 1977

 

Scholastic Art Awards; Los Angeles, CA, for SouthWest U.S. Region – Highest Regional Honors for Pen and Ink, Charcoal, Watercolor, and Mixed Media categories; 4 Blue Ribbons & 3 Gold Keys, 1964

 

Hallmark Purchase Award; New York, NY, 1964

 

Bank of America Achievement Award, in the field of Art; Los Angeles, CA, 1964

 

 

 

PUBLICATIONS (selected)

 

“Art & Beyond: The Nude and Figurative Art special issue,” Magazine and Interview, Volume 30, July, 2015

 

Silvershotz, ed. 8 vol. 5,” Kathryn Jacobi” Women In Photography International feature (collectible, last printed edition) 2014

 

Fresno Bee: Donald Munro reviews ‘Night Travelers and Other Waking Dreams’ in “New Jacobi Art Exhibit Jolts Visitors to Attention,” November 4, 2010

 

Artscene: Kathy Zimmerer review of ‘Body and Soul” exhibit at American Jewish University February, 2010

 

Terezin Today: a shadow of the nightmare; photos by Kathryn Jacobi; Blurb Publishers 2008

 

Interview and featured Artist of the Month; online publication for ArtList E-zine by Joseph Hollinshead, March, 2007 www.theartlist.com/aom307.html 

 

“The Lives of Dwarfs” by Betty Adelson, discussion of Kathryn Jacobi’s paintings of dwarfs,

Two full color reproductions, Harper Collins 2006

 

Preview Magazine; Vancouver, BC, Canada, articles about Kathryn Jacobi’s two exhibits by Mia Johnson, January and February issues 2007

 

Emergenetics by Geil Browning, PhD, full color reproduction + page 247, Collins Books 2006

 

The San Diego Union-Tribune; San Diego, CA; “The Vision Thing,” review by Robert L. Pincus for “Digital at the S.D. Art Institute explores technology, and finds it’s the art that matters,” section of review with image, April 23, 2006

 

Daily Trojan: Los Angeles, CA: “The Art of Love,” review by Corey Jackson of exhibit at the Jack Rutberg Gallery, May 31, 2001

 

Artweek, West Coast, Review: “Oregon: Kathryn Jacobi at PDX and the Wentz Gallery“ January 1998

 

Santa Barbara News Press, Santa Barbara, CA; “The World According to Kathryn Jacobi”

review by Marina Walker for exhibit at SBCC, February 26, 1998

 

New Times, Central Coast, CA “Exploring Her Dark Side: An Artist Delves into the Mysteries of Subconscious Perception” review, two-page spread with color images by Glen Starkey March 12-19, 1998

 

San Luis Obispo County Telegram Tribune, San Luis Obispo, CA: “Faces from the dark side haunt and intrigue”; review by Bill Beesom; March 20-26, 1997

 

Publisher’s Weekly; review of “Who Is Ben?” by Charlotte Zolotow, illustrated by Kathryn Jacobi, April 14, 1997

 

The Oregonian, Portland, OR, “Visual Arts: Tip Sheet,” shorts review of paintings at PDX Gallery by Randy Gragg, November 14, 1997

 

Art Scene Los Angeles, CA, ”Kathryn Jacobi,” review of exhibit at the Jan Baum Gallery,

February 1997

 

The Monitor, McAllen, TX, review by Berry Fritz “McAllen International Museum presents exhibit of paintings by Jacobi,”  September 13, 1996

 

The Monitor, McAllen, TX, review by Sarah Kessinger; “Jacobi comes to terms with loss of father through paintings,” September 15, 1996

 

McAllen International Museum catalogue; essays by Terry Melton & Grady Harp, McAllen, TX September-November 1996

 

El Mañana, Valle de Texas, Reynosa, Mexico; “Amor y muerte, memoria y destino,” Requiem Chorus review by Jorge Padin and Leonardo Rodriguez; full page

Sunday, October 6, 1996

 

Los Angeles Times, Skirball Cultural Center exhibit, “Blessings and Beginnings,” “Virtues of ‘Blessings’ Shine Over Problems” mention in review by William Wilson October 9, 1996

 

Fresno Bee, review by David Hale “Dickens’ The Bride’s Chamber Artist was drawing like the Dickens,” Sunday, February 8, 1996

 

Vital Signs (Catalogue Essay by Margaret Lazarri and Noel Cortin); Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, September-November 1995

 

Riverside Press-Enterprise, review by Devorah L. Knaff: “Jacobi’s divas come to terms with grief,” October 8, 1995

 

Jydskevestkysten, review by Ulf Gudmunsen: “Kunst pa Kalvo, Kathryn Jacobi, American painter and graphic artist,” June 23, 1994

 

Jydskevestkysten, review by Karen Petersen: “American in Kalvo,” May 6, 1994

 

Blue Point Gallery Catalogue, essay by Robert Barrett, Director, Fresno Art Museum; Spring, 1993

 

Artweek, review by Jamey Brezinski: “The Curse of Ideology, Kathryn Jacobi at Harcourts Modern and Contemporary Art,” May 1, 1992

 

Artweek, Review Shorts, April 11, 1991: review by Marge Bulmer

 

The Museum of California, Volume 15, #1; “The Art of the Narrative”; by Abby Wasserman

 

 

Yesterday and Tomorrow: California Women Artists, Sylvia Moore, Midmarch Arts Press, NY 1989 – photo and essay: “Autobiographical Imagery in the Art of Los Angeles Women”

 

Lilith, Spring, 1991, Volume 16, #2; “Turning Life into Art: Ruth Weisberg, Nancy Grossman, Kathryn Jacobi,” reprint from EXPOSURES

 

Fresno Bee, reviews and photo essays by David Hale, October 22, 1989 and November 10, 1989

 

Daily News; review by Lawrence Enscoe, April 1, 1989

 

ARTspeak New York, group review by Ed McCormack, January 16, 1989

 

Exposures: Women and Their Art, Love, Brown, Raven; NewSage Press, CA 1989

photo and essay

 

Los Angeles Times review by M. Donahue, Galleries, Part VI, December 2, 1988

 

ArtScene review by Eleanor Wells, November 1988

 

Artweek review by Betty Ann Brown, December 17, 1988, Volume 18, #43

 

L.A. Reader reviews by Marge Bulmer (critic’s choice); May 1986, November 1987

 

Artweek review by Ruth Weisberg, May 10, 1986

 

West Hollywood Paper, review by Michael Lawrence; May 8, 1986

 

 

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

 

Centrum Judaicum (Stiftung Neue Synogogue); Berlin, Germany

San Francisco Cultural and Civic Center, San Francisco, CA

American Jewish Committee, Berlin, Germany

Herbert F. Johnson Museum, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

New York Public Library; New York City, NY

McAllen International Museum, McAllen TX

Kirsten Kjaer Museum; Frostrup; Denmark

BC Hydro, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Fresno Art Museum, Fresno, CA

Brand Galleries, Glendale, CA

California State University, Northridge, CA

NTID, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY

National Watercolor Society; Los Angeles, CA

Skirball Museum, Los Angeles, CA

University of Judaism, Los Angeles, CA

Adobe Krow Archives; Bakersfield, CA

 

 

 

BOOK and JOURNAL ILLUSTRATION

 

My credits include four books with Harper and Row (Collins) 

Who Is Ben?, written by Charlotte Zolotow, 1997

Tomorrow’s Wizard by Patricia MacLaughlin

The Half-A-Moon Inn by Paul Fleischman

One Way Or Another by Leonard Sciascia

 

New Directions House Mother Normal, University of Chicago Press

 

Special Delivery: Contemporary Epistolary Fiction by Linda Kauffman, University of New Mexico Press

 

Duttons

The Sciences Magazine (American Academy of Sciences) several issues

Simon and Schuster

London Times Literary Supplement 

Price Stern Sloane

Dreamworks (Human Sciences Press)

Westways Magazine

California English, American Illustration, Los Angeles Times Book Review

 

and scores of small press and academic journal covers and internal illustrations. I have served as Art Director of the Wallace Stevens Journal since 1976.

 

My own small publishing company, Waxwing Editions, has published The Bride’s Chamber, a recently discovered story by Charles Dickens, with an essay by Harry Stone and my original illustrations; and The Popsicle Moon by Sean Stratton, a CD book with a narration by Richard Dysart and my own illustrations