Tony Jacobs

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Education

2013

BFA, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

 

Exhibitions

2014

Boycott Lettuce, Duplex Gallery, Geneva, Switzerland

Short Film Screening, The Maple Theater, Bloomfield Hills, MI

RAW Natural Born Artists: Pixels, Bottom Lounge, Chicago, IL

Young Jewish Artists Showcase, Shaarey Zedek, Southfield, MI

2013

RAW Natural Born Artists: Translations, Double Door, Chicago, IL

European Outsider Art, Flaxman Library, Chicago, IL

The Family, Detroit Center for Contemporary Photography, Detroit, MI

2012

Ravenswood ArtWalk, Central Gallery, Chicago, IL

P1xels – The Third Wave, Garden Gate Creativity Center, Berkeley, CA

SAIC BFA Exhibition, Sullivan Gallery, Chicago, IL

The Great Refusal: Taking on New Queer Aesthetics, Sullivan Gallery, Chicago, IL

FLESHPOT Presents: XXXperiments, Spectacle Theater, Brooklyn, NY

 

Selected Narrative Projects

Director

-        Maniac Mal Compris, 2012 – Short Film – Detroit, Michigan

Director of Photography/Writer/Producer

-        Malignant Separation, 2013 – Short Film – Detroit, Michigan

First Assistant Director

-        Back in the D, 2011 – Short Film – Detroit, Michigan

2nd A.C./D.I.T.

-        The Quiet Heart, 2014 – Feature Film – Tel Aviv, Israel

-        Citizen in the Making, 2014 – Short Film – Tel Aviv, Israel

Best Boy Grip/Assistant Gaffer

-        Out of the Deep, 2014 – Feature Film – Tel Aviv, Israel

 

Awards

Masa Journey Israel Grant (2014)

Get There Israel Grant, Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit (2014)

Shaarey Zedek Israel Grant (2014)

John W. Kurtich Foundation Travel Scholarship (2012)

School of the Art Institute of Chicago Merit Scholarship (2010 – 2013)

 

Experience

Multidisciplinary Artist – Photography, Film & Experimental Video Art (2008 – Present)

First Course Technical Manager/Film Production – GREENproductions, Tel Aviv, Israel (2014 – Present)

Teaching Assistant – Digital Photography, Early College Program, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL (2012)

Gallery Assistant/Exhibitions Installation Intern, Robert Bills Contemporary, Chicago, IL (2012)

Teaching Assistant –  Black & White Photography, Early College Program, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL (2011)