Please come by my table (#43) to see my latest artist's books - AMAZONS and object n. object v. CODEX will be at the The Craneway Pavilion, 1414 Harbor Way South, Richmond, CA 94804 February 5-8, 2017
My new piece hotspot is part of a group show at Oranj Studio to celebrate the 4th Anniversary of the hair salon and art gallery.
October 1 - December 31, 2016
The focus of the show is to celebrate the launch of the first edition of the textbook, Art for Everyone, as well as to acknowledge and thank all the contributors and collaborators.
November 2 - December 2, 2016
Daytime reception Wednesday, November 2, 12:30 - 2:30 PM with an artist talk around 1:30 PM. Evening reception Wednesday, November 9, 5:30 - 8:00 PM.
Invitational exhibition in Aarhus, Denmark.
Hair possesses power. To attract, repulse, shift focus, mystify, eroticize, provoke, and beautify. It doesn’t take much to perturb the way in which we relate to hair in social contexts. The taboos are thriving and are in many cases unacknowledged.
photo credit Poul Ib Henriksen
October 1 - 29, 2016
Pop-up books captivate and excite the child in all of us. They come to life as three-dimensional works of art hidden inside the pages of a book. Juried exhibition at 23 Sandy Gallery. Jurors: Larry Seidman, Jim Carmin and Laura Russell.
November 4 - December 17, 2016
Opening reception Saturday November 5, 2016 4 - 6 PM.
Artist books take many forms - from handmade and lusciously tactile to linear and informative, abstract and questioning to sculptural and monumental. This juried show celebrates the book with a wildly varied collection of inventive and spectacular work that challenges expectations. Exhibition at the Decatur Library in Decatur, Georgia.
August 19 - September 30, 2016
An Exhibition of Contemporary Book Arts Exploring the theme of Women and Vision. Special Collections The University of Washington Libraries.
March 31 - July 29, 2016
International artist book exhibition at the Sebastopol Center of the Arts. Juror Betsy Davids
June 17 - July 24, 2016
A site specific installation at Wieden + Kennedy pays tribute to an ancient egalitarian society of nomads who were valiant archers and horseback riders known to the Greeks as Scythians.
May 5 - 27, 2016
an ekphrastic exhibition: photographs of women, poems from the photographs
(15 artists and 15 poet)
Cannon Gallery of Art at Western Oregon University 345 N Monmouth Ave., Monmouth, OR 97361 September 30 - October 30, 2015
Artist books at the Seager Gray Gallery in Mill Valley, California. May 5 - 31, 2015
35 Pacific Northwest book artists were invited to participate in this exhibition of artist books at the Bainbridge Arts and Crafts Gallery in Bainbridge, Washington. April 3 - 26, 2015
This exhibition at the Bush Barn Art Center will feature a selection of socially engaged, political artwork by Diane Jacobs from the past 20 years, and debut a new work, $PEAK OUT.
This installation was funded by Career Opportunity grants from both the Oregon Arts Commission and the Ford Family Foundation.
January 16 - February 21, 2015
Reception Friday January 16, 5:30 - 7:30 PM
Panel Thursday January 29, 6 - 7 PM
Explore the thriving and diverse world of print arts in the Northwest. Works in the exhibition showcase a wide variety of printmaking techniques, from time-honored processes such as etching and lithography through installation and digital media. It includes letterpress artists and artists who hand make books that are in essence small sculptures built to showcase images and artistic techniques.
Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA June 7 - November 9, 2014
15th Pacific Center for the Book Arts Members Show: BookWorks 2014 at the Skylight Gallery of the San Francisco Public Library, Sixth Floor, Civic Center. June 21 through September 6, 2014
An invitational exhibition of artworks on, of, or about paper at Waterstone Gallery in Portland OR. June 3 - 29, 2014
Katherine Cawein Gallery at Pacific University, Oregon March 4 - 21, 2014
Juried group show at 23 Sandy Gallery located at 623 NE 23rd Ave. Portland, OR November 15 - December 28, 2013
Special Collections Lobby and Reading Room, Allen Library South & Allen Library North Balcony OCTOBER 14, 2013 - FEBRUARY 21, 2014
Six contemporary artists' approach to needlework: Rock Hushka, Jiseon Lee Isbara, Diane Jacobs, Elizabeth Kinight, Clay Lohmann, Rachel Moreau
Please join us for a gallery discussion and reception Thursday, November 7 at 12:30 PM
Helzer Art Gallery Portland Community College Rock Creek Campus, Building 3 17705 NW Springville Road Portland, OR 97229
October 21 - November 15, 2013
Free Admission! Come check out all the vendors and visit my table. I will be selling letterpress prints and cards.
Where, you ask...?
Oregon Rail Heritage Center 2250 SE Water Avenue Portland, Oregon 97214 Saturday, October 12, 2013
12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Solo art exhibition at Oranj Studio in South Waterfront district of Portland.
0726 SW Gaines Street June 8 - September 28, 2013
Artist reception Saturday June 8 from 6 - 9 pm
Artist Talk Thursday June 27 at 6 pm
A juried exhibition of handmade book art inspired by food at 23 Sandy Gallery in Portland, Oregon.
23 Sandy Gallery May 10 - June 14, 2013
reception on May 10 from 6 - 8 p.m.
The Collins Memorial Library June 6 - July 31, 2013
Artist's reception June 6, 2013
A national juried show of handmade artist books at the Atelier 6000 in Bend, Oregon. Atelier 6000 April 5 - May 29, 2013,
Reception on April 5, 5:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Bedford Gallery March 3 - May 19, 2013
Craneway Pavilion in Richmond, California.
I will have a table showcasing my new artist book, Nourish.
Codex February 10 - 13, 2013
An exhibiton of Pocket-Sized & Pop-Up Books
Collins Gallery, 3rd floor, Central Library, 801 SW 10th Ave., Portland, OR December 20, 2012 - February 3, 2013
Please join me Thursday, November 29th at 23 Sandy Gallery for an artist talk, short film, Q & A, and an in person look at Nourish, my new artist book. I will be selling a series of limited edition prints derived from Nourish at this event.
23 Sandy Gallery
623 NE 23rd Ave., PDX, OR 97232 http://www.23sandy.com/ Thursday November 29, 2012 at 7 p.m.
“Nourish,” a new artist book by Diane Jacobs,
takes us on a pictorial journey that celebrates
the wonders of our natural and created world.
On exhibit in the John Wilson Special Collections at the Multnomah County Central Library (access from the 2nd floor thru the periodical section) 801 S.W. 10th Avenue Portland, OR 97205 September 18 - November 10, 2012
Miller Hall, World Forestry Center, Portland, Oregon November 9 - 11, 2012
Diane Jacobs and Shu-Ju Wang present an exhibition that is the perfect balanced diet: a collection of two- and three-dimensional pieces that explore ideas ranging from personal myth-making to political and social ills. September 6 - 29, 2012
Artists' Reception Saturday, September 8, 5 - 8 pm
23 Sandy Gallery, 623 NE 23rd Ave. Portland, OR 97232
Hours: Thurs-Sat, 12 - 6 p.m. and by appointment. September 7 - October 13, 2012
Artist Reception: First Friday , Sept. 7, 5-8 p.m.
Glenn & Viola Walters Cultural Arts Center, Hillsboro, OR May 1 - June 26, 2012
Paper Circle (Southeast Ohio's Center for Paper and Book Arts) Eileen Wallace, Juror, 63 artists May 17 - August 16, 2012
Four Portland area artists explore the book format including its narrative and sculptural potential. Sarah Horowitz, Angela Katona Batchelor, Diane Jacobs, and Barb Tetenbaum each approach the book medium through specific conceptual frameworks, which begin both in nature and within the artificial constructs of the book itself.
November 10 - December 16, 2011
North View Gallery at Portland Community College Silvania.
July 8 - October 16, 2011 MCBA
CODEX is a prestigious book fair that draws artisans from all the Americas, Europe, Asia, Australia and New Zealand and limits itself to 135 tables. I will showcase my editioned books, one-of-a-kind books, and broadsides at the Book Fair located on the UC Berkeley campus. I received a Career Opportunity Grant award from the Oregon Arts Commission. February 6 - 9 2011
Featuring nearly 40 artists from around the world!
May 28 - July 10, 2011 LINKSOUL LAB 530 South Coast Hwy, Oceanside, CA
The works in this exhibition explore the Magna Carta's ideals while focusing on contemporary issues--from the protection of personal freedom and individual rights, to unlawful imprisonment; from the Abu Ghraib torture atrocities and Japanese bondage techniques, to the resilience of religious dogmas and the visual codification of legal systems in medieval textile patterns. The artists involved hail from many countries, including Germany, Japan, Italy, Israel, The Netherlands, and across the United States.
Cain Sculte Contemporary Art San Francisco
251 Post Street, 2nd Floor, San Francisco, CA 94108 USA November 17, 2010 - January 15, 2011
Collaborative Installation by
Helen Hiebert, Diane Jacobs, Anne Greenwood, Shu-Ju Wang
Eating, thinking and talking about food!
COME make a food confession at the opening reception on September 7 from 6 to 8 p.m or at our potluck picnic on September 18th from 11:30am to 2:30pm on the East lawn of the Arts Center.
The Arts Center will be hosting a canned food drive during the exhibit’s run, please feel free to donate a can of your choice or any non-perishable food items.
Walters Cultural Arts Center 527 E Main St., Hillsboro, OR September 7 - 29, 2010
Bowing to Paradox is an exhibition that contemplates life - both the joys and the sorrows. It balances the mystery of natural phenomenon and the intricacies of the human condition.
23 Sandy Gallery 623 NE 23rd Avenue.
Hours: Thurs. - Sat. 12 - 6 p.m. July 1 - 31, 2010
A show of artist books addressing our social, political and environmental world at 23 Sandy Gallery. 23 Sandy Gallery 623 NE 23rd Avenue, Portland, OR 97232, 503-927-4409 www.23sandy.com June 3 - 26, 2010 Opening Reception: Fri. June 4, 5-8 p.m.
Featuring artwork 10" and under by 2009 Tour Artists March 4 - April 1, 2010 First Thursday Opening March 4th 5:00 pm - 8:pm
December 3 - January 28, 2009
PDX Contemporary Art window display November 2 - 28, 2009
At 23 Sandy Gallery October 1 - 31, 2009
word. investigates the artist's relationship to text, font, words and the art of communication. this group exhibition at IFCC features artists from Portland, New York, Hawaii and Montreal. September 24 - October 22, 2009
Retrospective of my work from the past 15 years. October 10 & 11 2009
I will be going on the inside for the first time. I have all sorts of emotions. More to come. July 8, 2009