Sally  Jacobs


2007 Western Carolina University, Cullowhee, NC, MFA in Painting

1991 University of  Cincinnati, BFA in Painting Cum Laude

1990 American Institute of Foreign Study, Florence, Italy


Prince Street Gallery, New York, NY


2014 Prince Street Gallery, New York, NY

2014 Wilma W. Daniels, Wilmington NC

2013 Two Painters, Cleveland County Arts Council, Shelby, NC (two person exhibition with Katie Claiborne) 

2010 Art and Spirituality, Westmoreland Congregational United Church of Christ, Bethesda, Maryland. 

2008 180 Days 180 Students Theatre Arts Gallery, High Point, NC

2007 Hands and Feet to Self, Western Carolina Museum, Cullowhee, NC

2004 The Coloring Book Series, Syngery Gallery, Shelby, NC

2003 Home and Shelter, Red Sky Gallery, Charlotte, NC

2003 Shelby Icons, 215 Trade Gallery, Shelby, NC

2002 Unveiled Reveiled, Cleveland Community College, Shelby, NC

2000 Doing the Charleston, Paris/ NewYork/ Kent Gallery, Kent, CT

1995 Rhodes Center for  the Arts Gallery, Charleston,SC

1993 Du Monde Gallery, Florence, Italy

1992 Tuscan Landscapes, Gruppo Donatello Gallery, Florence, Italy 

1991 Brodie Art Gallery, Cincinnati, Ohio


2015 Small Works Invitational, Prince Street Gallery, New York, NY

2014 5 on the Surface Prince Street Gallery, New York, NY

2014 Small Works Invitational, New York, NY

2014 Women Artists of North Carolina (Curator’s choice) Elder Gallery, Charlotte, NC

2014 Small Works Invitational, Prince Street Gallery, New York, NY

2013 Curator’s Choice Winter Show, Greenhill Center for the  Arts, Greensboro, NC

2012 Prints  on  Prince, Prince  Street  Gallery  New York,  NY

2012 Bella  Vista Art  Gallery, Asheville, NC

2011 Artists of the North Carolina Community College System, Caswell Building, Raleigh, NC

2010 Gardner Webb University, Boiling Springs, NC

2010 Art Department Faculty Show Pennington-McIntyre Gallery, Shelby, NC

1999 / 2009 Raymond Clark Gallery, Charleston, SC

2006 Mobile Museum of Art, Mobile, AL

2006 Drew Dean Gallery, Brevard, NC

2006 YMI Cultural Center, Asheville, NC

2006 Lenoir Arts Council, Lenoir, NC

2005 The Wedge Gallery, Asheville, NC

2003 Mebkin Abbey Monastery, Monks Corner, SC

2002 Cleveland Community College, Shelby,  NC

2001 Cleveland Springs Gallery, Shelby,  NC

2000 Upstairs Gallery, Tryon, NC

1999 Piccolo Spoleto, Charleston, Sc

1999 Lowcountry Heritage Society, Charleston, SC

1996 Beyond the Image, Charleston, SC

1996 The City Gallery, Charleston, SC

1996 Lowcountry Heritage Society, Charleston, SC

1995 Broad Perspectives on Society, Charleston, SC

1994 Lowcountry Heritage Society, Charleston, SC

1994 Columbia Pike Artist Studio, Arlington, VA


2016 Blue Mountain Gallery, NYC, Juror: Stanley Lewis

2014 Elder Gallery, Charlotte, NC, Juror: Lance Esplund

2012 Bowery Gallery, NYC, Juror: Lance Esplund  

2009 Elder Gallery, Carolinas Got Art, NC Juror: Brice Brown

2006  Mobile Museum of Art, Mobile AL 

2006 Cleveland County Arts Council Third Place

2005 Cleveland County Arts Council Second Place

1996 The City Gallery, Charleston, SC First Place Award

1994 Arlington Arts Center, Arlington VA. First Place Award

1994 Kramer Books, Arlington VA.


2013 Presentation at Greenhill Center for Art in Greensboro, NC

2012 Recipient to Attend Can Serrat Artist Residency in Barcelona, Spain

2003 Special Guest, Home and Garden Television, Building Character

2001-04 Artist in Residence, North Shelby School Shelby, NC

2001-04 Artist in Residence, Communities in Schools Shelby, NC

1996 Storyboard Artist, McDonnell Douglas Corporation

1995-06 Artist in Residence, Rhodes Center for the Arts North Charleston, SC

2000-04 Founding Director Broad Perspectives on Society Gallery Charleston, SC 

2000-04 Scenic Artist, Major Motion Picture Industry


Groff, Larry “Review of Blue Mountain Gallery Group Show" Painting Perceptions

Yookan Westfield. NYC online review in arts website

Workman, Jay. “Extracting the Whole: Sally Jacobs Opens Solo Show at Wilma W. Daniels Gallery,” Wilmington, NC: Encore Magazine, 2014

Lacy, Justin. “Becoming a Mother Provided a Spark for Artist,” Wilmington, NC: Star News, 2014 p=1&tc=pg&tc=ar

Goodrich, John. “Excavations,” Forward for Prince Street Gallery Show Catalogue, New York, NY, 2014

Shelby, NC: The Shelby Star, August 2012

Rowe, Jeri. “ An Artist’s Indictment: An Ex-teacher Shows a Nightmare of Public Education,” 

Greensboro News & Record (NC) October 2, 2008 nightmare/article_e50f25e3-1d6d-5b5c-900c-1190212a0a58.html

Creative Exchange, Fall 2002

The Evening Reader (On the Cover) May 1, 1997 Number 2 South Carolina Arts, 1995 page 16 

The Post and Courier, Charleston, SC, Sunday July 16 1995 

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