JUDITH JACOBSON

EDUCATION

1997    M.F.A., Painting, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1978    Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Deer Isle, ME
1974    Philosophy and Appreciation of Art with Violette de Mazia, Director, The Barnes Foundation, Merion, PA
1969    B.F.A., Painting; PA Teaching Certificate, Tyler School of Art, Elkins Park, PA

SELECTED AWARDS AND ACHIEVEMENTS

2012     Cover Art for published book of poems
2009     Adjunct editor for published Yiddish Yoga, by Dr. Lisa Grunberger
2006     Painting Representation in Northern Liberties NOW (catalogue)
2005     The Drawing Center, Portfolio Review with Curator and Painter, Luis Camnitzer, New York, NY
2003     The Drawing Center, Slide Registry, New York, NY
2002     Irma Rosenau Memorial in Painting, Abington Art Center, Jenkintown, PA
2000     The Leeway Foundation 2000 Edna Andrade Grant in Painting (catalogue)
2000     Second Prize in Painting, The State Museum of Pennsylvania, Harrisburg, PA
2000     Juror’s Choice Award, Montgomery County Guild of Professional Artists, Conshohocken, PA
1997     Honorable Mention, The William Penn Charter School, Philadelphia, PA
1997     Berthe M. Goldberg Memorial Award, The Fellowship of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Museum of American Art, Philadelphia, PA (catalogue)
1996     Wheeler H. Page Memorial Award, Wayne Art Center, Wayne, PA

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2012     51 Mitzvahs, Old City Jewish Art Center, Philadelphia, PA
2012     InLiquid Benefit v.12, Crane Arts Building, Philadelphia, PA
2012     Because, Old City Jewish Art Center, Philadelphia, PA
2012     InLiquid, work chosen for InLiquid Calendar, 2012, Philadelphia, PA
2010     Total renovation of 1200 square foot space, Philadelphia, PA
2010     Dear Fleisher, 4 x 6 Inches of Art, 2010, Philadelphia, PA
2009     Into Your Head. Hopkins House Gallery of Contemporary Art, Haddon Township, NJ
2008     Cerulean Arts’ 2nd Anniversary Exhibition. Cerulean Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2008     Fragments: New Moments. Solo Exhibit, Cerulean Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2008     Philadelphia Home Show, exhibited with Busy Bee Design, Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia, PA
2008     A Show of Hands, 18th Annual Auction to Benefit MANNA, Live Auction, Moore College of Art and Design, Philadelphia, PA
2007     A Show of Hands, 17th Annual Auction to Benefit MANNA, Live Auction, Moore College of Art and Design, Philadelphia, PA
2006     New Work, Feed Your Soul LLC, Corporate Headquarters, Jersey City, NJ
2005     Gallery Artists Group Show, Projects Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2005      A Papered Approach, Projects Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2003     M.O., Project Room, Philadelphia, PA
2002     Annual Juried Show, Abington Art Center, Jenkintown, PA
2002     7th Annual Art Auction, Abington Art Center, Jenkintown, PA
2001     15 Exposures, The Alumni Association of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts in Conjunction with US Artists: American Fine Art Show, 33rd Street Armory, Philadelphia, PA
2001     Decompositions, Solo Exhibition, Community Gallery Solo Series, Abington Art Center, Jenkintown, PA
2000     The Painter’s Eye, Emerging Artist Recipients of the Leeway Foundation Grants 2000, Nexus, Philadelphia, PA
2002     Art of the State: Pennsylvania 2000, The State Museum of Pennsylvania, Harrisburg, PA
2002     Open Juried Exhibition, Montgomery County Guild of Professional Artists,
2002     The Galleries at Schuylkill Printing Plant, Conshohocken, PA
2002     60th Annual Juried Exhibition, The Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia, PA
2002     Annual Juried Exhibition, Artforms Gallery, Manayunk, PA
1999      Annual Juried Show, Abington Art Center, Jenkintown, PA
2002     Works on Paper 1999, Perkins Center for the Arts, Moorestown, NJ
2002     Wayne Art Center 1999 National Spring Open Juried Exhibition, Wayne, PA
1998     100th Annual Fellowship Award Winners, Museum of American Art, Philadelphia, PA
1998     Juried Art Show, The William Penn Charter School, Philadelphia, PA
1998     Works on Paper 1998, Beaver College, Glenside, PA
1998     ART NOW, Solo Exhibit, Main Line Art Center, Haverford, PA
1998     IDENTITY, Philadelphia Art Alliance, Philadelphia, PA
1997     Pushing the Limit, Artforms Gallery, Manayunk, PA
1998     Works on Paper, Perkins Center for the Arts, Moorestown, NJ
1998     The Unbroken Line, 1897-1997: The Centennial Exhibition of the Fellowship of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Museum of American Art, Philadelphia, PA
1998     Emerging Artists Exhibition 1997, Artforms Gallery, Manayunk, PA
1998     Master of Fine Arts: Thesis Exhibition, Museum of American Art, Philadelphia, PA
1996     Contemporary REALISM ’96, Philadelphia, PA
1996     Wayne Art Center 35th Juried Exhibition, Wayne, PA

LECTURES AND SEMINARS

2012     Meet The Artist, OCJAC, Philadelphia, PA
2008     Meet The Artist, Cerulean Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2005     Visiting Artist, Lecture and Critiques, Moore College of Art and Design, Philadelphia, PA
2003     Visiting Artist, Lecture and Critiques, Moore College of Art and Design, Philadelphia, PA
2000     Panel Discussion: four of The Leeway Foundation 2000 Grant Recipients in Painting, Philadelphia Art Alliance, Philadelphia, PA

SELECTED ARTICLES AND REVIEWS

Donohoe, Victoria. “The Arts.” Philadelphia Inquirer 26May 1996: D8.
“Emerging Artists,” Art Matters, August 1997, 8-9.
Sozanski, Edward J. “Works on Paper.” Philadelphia Inquirer 17Apr 1998: W40.
Bingaman, Brian. “Celebrations.” Reporter 28July 2000: B4.
Donohoe, Victoria. “Exhibit celebrates state of the arts on Pa.”
Philadelphia Inquirer 30July 2000: MC3.
“Artpeople,” Art Matters, September 2000, 34.
Greenberg, Adam. “Upper Dublin artist-up real close, personal.” Ambler Gazette 20-26Sept. 2000: 1.
Hill, Lori. “firstfridayfocus.” City Paper 5-12Oct. 2000: 33.
Sozanski, Edward J. “New directions and some new artists.” Philadelphia Inquirer 20Oct. 2000: W38.
“Artworld,” Art in America, November 2000, 182-84.
Donohoe, Victoria. “The Arts.” Philadelphia Inquirer 5Jan 2003: L3.
Fallon, Roberta. “Making Room.” Philadelphia Weekly 25June-2July 2003: 38
Newhall, Edith. “Face Time.” Philadelphia Inquirer 25April 2008
Donohoe, Victoria. “Art.” Philadelphia Inquirer 20Jan 2012: W20.

COLLECTIONS

Linda Lee Alter, Founder, The Leeway Foundation, Philadelphia, PA
David Marshall, Entrepreneur, New Hope, PA
Ivy Silver, Chair, Board of Trustees, Abington Art Center, Jenkintown, PA
Works are also included in private collections throughout the United States, Canada, and Europe

SELECTED PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

1992-1994     Certified Healthcare Designer, Milcare, A Herman Miller Company, Horsham, PA
1984-1992     Design Manager, Designer, Joseph Rothbard & Company, Philadelphia, PA
1981-1982     Teacher, Painting, Drawing, Creative Movement, Cheltenham Art Center, Cheltenham, PA
1972-1973     Art Teacher, Hanover Public Schools, Hanover, MA (Massachusetts Teaching Certificate)
1969-1971     Teacher, Art and English Conversation, Seoul, KOREA
1966-1969     Portrait Artist, Louis’ Artist Village, Atlantic City, NJ,
1965-2012     Vocalist, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and New York, NY