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This is a free event.
Paintings by Jacob Kohn, Cornish faculty member, painted during his recent sabbatical
Opening Reception: Friday, March 21, 5-8 p.m.
Gallery hours: Mon.-Fri, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Jacob Kohn is a professional fine artist, exhibiting locally and regionally, and producing many studio commissions for private, public and corporate spaces. Some major commissions have included eight mural paintings for the Seattle Aquarium outside walls, a 9’ x 12’ canvas mural for Childrens’ Hospital, a large (9’ x 18’) canvas mural for a Seattle corporate law firm, a private on site mural for a castle in Madrona, and smaller oil on canvas paintings for many of the regions’ hospitals, banks and corporate offices.
His paintings are in many public and private collections, some of which are: the Bill and Melinda Gates collection, the Hughes Aircraft Corporation, Boeing Corporate Headquarters, Westin Hotels, Nordstroms, Salish Lodge, Microsoft, the Sheraton Hotel, and the Milwaukee Art Center. He has presented solo painting exhibitions at such venues as the Foster White gallery, William Traver gallery, Matsge Runnings, and The American Art Company.
Jacob has exhibited regionally at the Seattle Art Museum, Bellingham Art Museum, The Center on Contemporary art, and the Bellevue Art Museum. His national exhibitions have included museums and galleries in Los Angeles, Chicago, Scottsdale Arizona, Wisconsin, and New York.
He is currently a Professor in the Design Department at Cornish College of the Arts in Seattle, where he is completing his 27th year as a faculty member.