Jacob Hicks is a painter based in Red Hook, Brooklyn.  His work has been exhibited at Flowers Gallery, Sotheby's, Kustera Projects, RH Gallery, and Sloan Fine Art in New York as well as in Texas, Illinois, and New Jersey. Internationally he has shown in Halle 14 in Leipzig, Germany, Kamakura Performing Arts Center in Kanagawa, Japan, and Prova 4 Bolit Centre d'Art Contemporani, in Girona, Spain. He will be featured in this year's Art New York and is currently included in The Wausau Museum of Contemporary Art's International Biennial Portrait Competition.   He completed residencies with the Terra Foundation in Giverny, France, the Spinnerei's One-Sided Story program in Leipzig,  Germany, West Nottingham Academy in Colora, Maryland and Brooklyn Art Space. Jacob received his BFA from Southern Methodist University and his MFA from the New York Academy of Art.