Rebecca McGuire Jacob

Paintings

Artist's Statement

Stories define us. Beauty is a story that I need to share, exist and create with. My work is influenced by the beautiful horizons that I have encountered throughout my life.

Selected Exhibitions

Solo Exhibitions

2018

Natural Abstract, InLiquid at Courtyard by Marriott, Philadelphia, PA

Natural Abstract, Burrison Gallery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

2016
Intimacy with Color: Rebecca Jacob, Legend Galleries, Philadelphia, PA

1998
The James Beard Foundation, New York, NY

1991
Villanova University, Villanova, PA

Group Exhibitions

2018
Benefit for the Friends of the Rail Park, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

Group Show at The Curtis, Philadelphia, PA

LetsConnect, The Barnes Foundation, Philadelphia, PA

Professional Artists Mainline Exhibition, Mainline Art Center, Haverford, PA

2017
FAME, Fellowship of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA

Fresh Hues, Media Arts Council & Gallery, Media, PA
Curator: Alice Beamesderfer, Philadelphia Museum of Art

Insider Art, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA

2015
Art Break: Insider Art, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA

The Unheralded: An International Group Exhibition, E-Moderne Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

116th Fellowship Exhibition, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA

InPerson, Community Arts Center, Wallingford, PA
2nd place

2014
Benefit for Ballet X, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

Navigation Puzzle, Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts, Wilmington, DE

Clothesline Musings: Art Inspired by the Clothesline, The Painted Bride, Philadelphia, PA

2008
In the New. All women. All media, The Pen and Brush, New York, NY
Curator: Morely Safer

2005
Abington Art Center, Jenkintown, PA

The Shore Institute of the Contemporary Arts, Long Branch, NJ

Whitespace Gallery, New Haven, CT

1998
Urban Artifacts, Houston, TX

Cups, Karan Ruhlen Gallery, Sante Fe, NM

1993
Galerie Des Hamptons, West Hampton, NY

SPACES, Cleveland, OH

1992
FAVA, Oberlin, OH

Cleveland State, Cleveland, OH

Publications

Bate, Rachel; illustrated by Rebecca Jacob The Turquoise Tail, Mascot Books, 2018

Bate, Rachel; illustrated by Rebecca Jacob Desert Bliss, Mascot Books, 2017

Professional Affiliations

Artist Member, CFEVA
Artist Member, Main Line Art Center, Haverford, PA

Collections

Public
Keystone Properties
Krups North America
SAP America
The Brown Forman Corporation
Key Bank, OH
The Omni Hotel, San Antonio, TX
MD Anderson Cancer Institute, Houston, TX
Coffee Time, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia,
Gourmet Gold, Australia
New England Coffee Company, MA Expresso
Plus, MA
Web Adventures, MO

various private collections

Education

BFA, Moore College of Art and Design, Philadelphia, PA
BFA

Continuing Education
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA

The School of the Visual Arts , New York, NY

The Art Students League of New York , New York, NY

The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH