Portrait of Robert Jacks

Robert Jacks

Born: 1943 in Melbourne, Victoria

Representation: Tim Olsen Gallery

Robert Jacks in studio
Year
1989 Artist-in-Residence, Joye Art Foundation, Sydney
1988 Visiting Lecturer at Falmouth School of Art, Cornwall
1984-88 Lecturer at Prahran College, Melbourne
1983 Artist-in-Residence, Prahran College, Melbourne
1980-83 Lecturer at Sydney College of the Arts, Sydney
1978 Artist-in-Residence, The University of Melbourne
1976 Artist-in-Residence, Hot Sun Foundation, Austin, Texas
1968 Lecturer at Rochedale College, Toronto
1966 Instructor, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Melbourne
1961-62 Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT), awarded Diploma of Art – Sculpture and Painting
1958-60 Prahran Technical College, Melbourne, awarded Certificate of Art – Sculpture

Selected Awards

Year
2006 Awarded Officer of the Order of Australia Medal
2003 Kedumba Drawing Prize, New South Wales
Regional Gallery, Victoria
1999 National Works on Paper Prize, Mornington Peninsular
1998 Sulman Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
Perspecta’, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
1981 Henry Salkauskas Art (Purchase) Award, ’Australian
1969 Hart House Prize, University of Toronto, Canada
1967 Benalla Prize, Benalla Art Gallery, Victoria