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Born 1978, Carbondale, IL
Resides in Rochester, NY

2001 BFA, Metalsmithing. Southern Illinois University at Carbondale
2007 The Origin of Mouthstones (Part 3). Beijing, China. (forthcoming)
The Origin of Mouthstones (Part 2).  Studio 354, Rochester, NY. (forthcoming)
2004 Things That Came from the Other. Rochester Contemporary (Sibley Centre). Rochester, NY
2003 Room.  Gallery HQ, Kansas City, MO
2002 2-D: An Investigation of Language and Identity. La Güera Gallery, Chicago, IL
2007 IEA 10 Year Anniversary Exhibition. Beijing, China. (forthcoming)
2006 Upstate Invitational. Rochester Contemporary. Rochester, NY
Memory Making Meaning. Visual Studies Workshop, Rochester, NY
2005 Stereo Visions, A/V. Rochester, NY
Working Drawings, Biggin Gallery. Auburn, AL
2004 Grande Opening, Arte Brutale. Buffalo, NY
Moonbow Festival. Galleri Aguéli, Stockholm, Sweden
Identity/[Dis]location, The Loupe, Prattsburgh, NY
Borderlands, Carnegie Art Center, Buffalo,
2002 East Tennessee State University’s Metals Invitational, Slocumb Galleries, ETSU
2007 Residency, Experimental Television Center, Owego, NY. (forthcoming)
2006 Residency, Institute for Electronic Arts, Alfred University, Alfred, NY
Grant, Arts & Cultural Council for Greater Rochester Special Opportunity Stipend
2003 Residency, Rochester Institute of Technology. Rochester, NY
Research Supervisor. Project directed by Dr.Hatziadoniu, Engineering Dept. SIUC
Internship, John Michael Kohler Arts Center Arts/Industry Program. Kohler, WI
2001 Award, Rickert-Ziebold Trust Winner
Scholarship, John R. and Eleanor R. Mitchell Scholarship
1999 Grant, Chancellor’s Undergraduate Research Award. SIUC
1997 Scholarship, School of Art and Design Talent Award, SIUC
2006 “Renewed Vision,” Democrat and Chronicle, April 9,5C
2004 “Club Vid: Installations with a point at Carnegie Center,” Buffalo News, March 5-12, 22
2001 “Art Awards at SIUC,” The Southern Illinoisan, April 4
2006 Edizel, Gerar. The Origin of Mouthstones “Kelly Jacobson: Confluence in Thought-matter.” IEA, NYSCC at Alfred University, in conjunction with CAFA Media Lab, Beijing, China
2005 Eaton, Erica, Hawkins, Pamela, and Jacobson, Kelly. Stereo Visions. Evolutionary Girls Publishing
2004 Evolutionary Girls Club 2004. A NYSCA funded publication
2003 Meilach, Dona. Art Jewelry Today. Schiffer Publishing
2001 SIUC Honors Program. “Papyrus” Vol.15 (Fall ): 35-37