Originally from Baltimore, MD., Jackie now lives and works in the Los Angeles area.


Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA

                Master of Fine Arts, Studio Art, 2013

California College of Arts & Crafts, Oakland and San Francisco, CA

                Bachelor of Fine Arts in Jewelry/Metal Arts, 2004

Patapsco High School & Center for the Arts, Baltimore, MD

                Visual Art Magnet Program Diploma, 2000




Adjunct Professor at Norco College, Norco, CA.  Teaching Sculpture, Art Appreciation, Color Theory

Adjunct Professor at Crafton Hills College, Yucaipa, CA.  Teaching 3D Design, Life Drawing

Contributing Writer at Art and Cake, Los Angeles, CA.  Reviewing exhibitions in Southern California, published online at




Solo Exhibitions/Installations



Bunny Gunner Gallery, Claremont, CA.  Violet Hour



Cerritos College Art Gallery, Cerritos, CA. Starburst (Part of the Window Dressing Exhibition Series) 



Human Resources, Los Angeles, CA.  Deflated/Defeated



Peggy Phelps Gallery, CGU, Claremont, CA.  MFA Thesis: There Be Dragons

Installation Gallery, CGU, Claremont, CA.  Installation: In Between The Moment

DC Gallery, CGU, Claremont, CA. Of Architecture And Line



Peggy Phelps Gallery, CGU, Claremont, CA.  Installation: Feminization of Space (Wax Paper Room)

Installation Gallery, CGU, Claremont. Ribs

Studio 113, CGU, Claremont, CA.  War of Two Cities



Young Women’s Christian Association, Oakland, CA.  BFA Thesis: Landscapes in Metal


Group Exhibitions



The Little Gallery, San Bernardino, CA. Unbuntu 

BoneHouseBridgeClaremont, CA. ARTCRIB 19

The Nook Gallery, Inglewood, CA.  Locating Form in Virtual Spaces  

Creative Commons Summit, Lisbon, Portugal.  Open Press Collection, Ed 2

House Of Writers/Park View Gallery, Los Angeles, CA.  We Are One

ACE/121 Gallery, Glendale, CA. There Is No End To Her

dA Center for the Arts, Pomona, CA.  Mail Art Love 

Kölner Graphikwerkstatt, Cologne Germany. Open Press Collection 



The Little Gallery, San Bernardino, CA. Uncle Bacon's Mail Art Flux

Progress Gallery, Pomona, CA. 50/50: The Creative Magic of Collaboration

UCR Artsblock , Riverside, CA. Imperial Lofts Exhibition

BoneHouseBridge, Claremont, CA. ARTCRIB 18

Garcia Center of the Arts, San Bernardino, CA. Printmaking Show

Norco College Gallery, Norco, CA. Faculty Show



Progress Gallery, Pomona, CA. Peak and Ground of Creativity

Studio 6, Claremont, CA. Creating Community

Brand Gallery, Glendale, CA. Man Made

Art Share LA at Angel City Brewery, Los Angeles, CA. Resurgence



Groundspace Project, Los Angeles, CA. Holiday Show

Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA.  Mutual Appreciation Society (MAS) Attack Last

Redondo Art Association, South Bay Galleria, Redondo Beach, CA. CA 101 2016



Industrial Cathedral, AES Power Plant, Redondo Beach, CA.  CA 101 2015

Formation Gallery, Pomona Artwalk, Pomona, CA.  SUBLMNAL



Artra Curatorial, Barker Hanger Studios, Santa Monica, CA.  MAS Attack 7

Gallery Conceal Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan.  The Butterfly Effect: Moment by Moment

Sukedo Public Hall & Kominka House, Ashikaga, Japan.  The Butterfly Effect

WIHTO, Fullerton, CA. LGT! presents What I Have To Offer

Coachella Valley Art Center, Indio, CA.  LA N CV

dA Center for the Arts, Pomona, CA. Strange Comfort



Private Residence, Garden Grove, CA. Just Ignore Me

Groundspace Project, Los Angeles, CA.  Plastic Sunshine

Peggy Phelps and East Galleries, CGU, Claremont, CA.  You Are The Ocean And I Have A Fear Of Drowning

Gallery 3, CGU, Claremont, CA.  A Special Thanks to the Sculptures and Sculptors of Early Monumentalism

Studio 112B, CGU, Claremont, CA.  Four Sculptures and a Floor

The Lawn, CGU, Claremont, CA.  Large Scale Sculpture



Mosaic Gallery, Pomona, CA.  Untitled.

CGU Campus Main Galleries, Claremont CA.  INDecent Proposal

CGU Campus Main Galleries, Claremont, CA.  While You Were Out

Harper Hall, CGU, Claremont, CA. Underwater Cathedral

The Loft, Pomona, CA.  Island Fever

Mosaic Gallery, Pomona, CA.  Women to Women

Da Center For The Arts, Pomona, CA.  Trilateral Exchange: The MFA Candidate Exhibition

Brea Art Gallery, Brea, CA.  Something Superbly Small: Pint Sized Art

Studio 113, CGU, Claremont, CA.  Collaborative Installation: Form and Fester

Brea Art Gallery, Brea, CA.  So-Cal a Graduate Introspective



Studio 127, CGU, Claremont, CA.  Exquisite Corpse

East and Peggy Phelps Galleries, CGU Claremont, CA. 27+3



Progress Space, Pomona, CA.  UnProfessionals



Progress Space, Pomona, CA.  Renaissance Women



California College of Arts & Crafts, Oakland, CA.  Graduating Student Show
California College of Arts & Crafts, San Francisco, CA.  Jewelry/Metal Arts Departmental Senior Show




(en)Gendered (in)Equity: The Gallery Poster Project, Los Angeles, CA.  Spearheaded by Micol Hebron, participants make "data visualizations" of the statistics of representation (of male vs. female) in galleries all over the world.  Created poster for George Billis Gallery.



SoundPEDRO at Angel's Gate Cultural Center, San Pedro, CA.   Debuted "Lightwave" a sound sensitive sculpture that lights up when it "hears" sound.



Art: Eyes on Healing, Crafton Hills College, Yucaipa, CA.  Festival culminated in group collaboration between presenters, artists, faculty, staff, and students on campus.  Created an installation connecting atrium garden performance space outside to inside lobby.



CURRENT:LA: Public Art Biennial, Los Angeles, CA.  Exhibited Sculpture Rain Chains under “KPARK,” KCHUNG’s event programming, at both South Weddington Park and Point Fermin.  



LGT! (acronym for Let's Get This!) A grass-roots curatorial project that connected artists with curators, and curators with space, producing over a dozen pop-up and month-long exhibitions throughout southern California.



WHITE HOUSE Curated by Kio Griffith at Roppongi 605, Tokyo, Japan.  Provided a voice recording of a recited quote and personal story responding to it. 


Butterfly Effect, Los Angeles, CA & Okinawa, Kyoto, Ashikaga, & Tokyo, Japan. Collaborating with Artists Takeshi Kanemura and Snezana Petrovich to create a series of performances and exhibitions for both American and Japanese Audiences.



Choose Your Objectification, Los Angeles, CA.  An affordable art project that highlights the American culture of objectification through consumerism of novelty objects.  



Crit Sessions, Claremont CA.  Participant in project created by curator Jennifer Frias, to engage and empower the public in art by conducting critiques in of work in the artist’s studios.

Drucker School of Business, Claremont, CA.  Sculpture on loan to the Arts Management department office: Woven Wire



Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA.  Sculpture on loan to the Arts and Hummanities department office: Flesh Sacs



Cal Poly Pomona Downtown Center Gallery, Pomona, CA. Onsite painting (various projects) every Saturday for 6 months.  Visitors were encouraged to ask questions about the process of painting, or about the art.



Grace Chemicals, Baltimore, MD. Collaborative mural: Maryland’s Wetlands



Patapsco High & Center For The Arts, Baltimore, MD.  Collaborative mural: Art Through Time 




The Apothecary Gallery, Pomona, CA. Various Exhibitions



Mosaic Gallery, Pomona, CA.  Clarke Latta Henry III: These Things Happen

dA Center For The Arts, Pomona, CA.  Trilateral Exchange 2.0

Villa Riviera Ballroom, Long Beach, CA. LGT! Presents Out of Place



Pomona Packing Plant, Pomona, CA. LGT! presents You Are Here: Installations and Space Expanse.  Co-curated with Jennifer Frias

Private Residence, Los Angeles, CA. LGT! Presents Parallel

Groundspace Project, Los Angeles, CA. Co-Curated with Takeshi Kanemura. LGT! Presents Plastic Sunshine

Groundspace Project -Project Room, Los Angeles, CA. LGT! Presents tried to nap on a cloud but i fell to the ground




Catalog Essay, Caron Rand solo Exhibition at Tolerance Education Center, Rancho Mirage, CA.



Thought piece: Beauty is Resistance.  Published online at Riot Material:



Contributed an article and imagery to the Baby Elephants ProjectPublication date TBA.


“The Importance of Drawing to Bring Ideas to Life”  published online at Notes on Art blog:


“Crochet as a Model for the Elasticity of Skin Cells” published in Vol. 1, Is. 2 of the STEAM Journal: The Quantified Self published online at



“Vanity Galleries: Emerging Artists Beware!” published online at Artists At Work, A Professional Practices Blog on



“The Art of Critique”  published in The Pomona Valley Art Association Newsletter, Pomona, CA 




Lecture: Artist Talk and studio visits with MFA students, California State University, San Bernardino

Panel: On Beauty at Norco College Art Gallery, Norco, CA.



Panel: Discussing the exhibition "Line-Five Different Stories" at the Inland Empire Museum of Art, Upland, CA.

Lecture: Artist Walkthrough of Man Made Exhibition, Brand Library in Glendale. 

Lecture: Artist lecture at Mount San Jacinto College, Menifee campus for Art History class.



Lecture: Artist Lecture at Riverside City College for Art Appreciation class.

Panel: Butterfly Effect artist panel at City Hall, Ahikaga, Tochigo, Japan

Lecture: Butterfly Effect lecture at Toyo Institute of Art, Tokyo, Japan.

Lecture: Artist lecture at Mount San Antonio College exploring the role of drawing in creating my installation work.



Jury:  Worked with several other artists to judge End of Year Student Art Show, Victor Valley High School, Victorville, CA. 



Jury: Sole Juror for La Habra Art Association Group show.  

Lecture: Environmentalism As An Art Movement, Invited to do lecture as part of their “Green Week.”  Baltimore County Community College, Dundalk Campus, Dundalk, Maryland.



Instructor: “The Art of Critique” workshop discussing and practicing the basics of critiquing artwork.  Held at The Progress Space, Pomona Valley Art Association, Pomona, CA. 



Hatchfund Grantcrowd funded grant to support the project Deflated/Defeated



Art Fellowship, Claremont Graduate University. 



Transdiciplinary Reading/Working Group Grant, Claremont Graduate University.  Awarded for research group Methods of Innovation: The Process of Gaining Inspiration From the Other Side.



Creative Achievement Award, California College of Arts and Crafts

Maryland Senatorial Scholarship, State Senate of Maryland




Two Sculptures featured in the Fall 2013 issue of online zine Viral Cat



Three sculptures chosen to decorate the set of MTV’s Real World, Season 20, Hollywood, CA. (aired in February 2008)




Curatorial Essay: The Gruen Transfer: Culture, Placemaking, and the Semiotics of Window Displays by James MacDevitt for Window Dressing.


Exhibition Preview of the Window Dressing exhibition series.



Review: "Wo(Man) Made" at the Brand Library and Art Center written by Genie Davis.  Published online at

ReviewMan Made written by Michael Shaw.  Published in print in ArtScene, vol. 36, No. 7. Published online at

Article: Exhibition preview of Man Made at Brand Library and Art Center.  Published online at the Glendale News Press of the Los Angeles Times.



Article: Coverage of Butterfly Effect Exhibition in Ashikaga.  Published in newspaper Shimotsuke Shinbun, on Monday, November 17, 2014.  Written by Editor Yumiko Ono.

Article: featuring recent artwork as shown on my website.  Written by Dallas Jeffs.

Review: Deflated/Defeated installation.  Published online in El Intruso.



Review: YOU ARE HERE: Installations and Space ExpansePublished newspaper IE Weekly



Artist Interview with Suzanne Taski-Gibbs.  Published on the blog Notes on Art.

Article featuring myself and my art work.  “Student Acheivements” published in The Pedant (spring Issue), Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA 



Article featuring myself and my art work.  “Art In The Real World” published in newspaper The Dundalk Eagle, Dundalk, MD