JACKIE SACCOCCIO (b. 1963) lives and works in CT and NY. She was educated at School of the Art Institute of Chicago (MFA) and Rhode Island School of Design (BFA). Saccoccio is the recipient of numerous awards and grants, including The Rome Prize at the American Academy in Rome; John Simon Guggenheim Foundation Grant; Fulbright Foundation Grant; Art Production Fund / Claude Monet Foundation Artists in Giverny residency; Artadia NADA Award; the Stein Prize from MOCA Jacksonville; and a Civitella Ranieri Fellowship. She has exhibited nationally and abroad for the last 20 years. Her solo exhibitions include The Club, Tokyo, Japan (2018); Case Chiuse, Torino, Italy (2018); a 2-venue show at 11R, NY and Van Doren Waxter, NY (2015); Corbett vs. Dempsey, Chicago, IL (2015); Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, Overland Park, KS (2013); and Museo d’ Arte Contemporanea di Villa Croce, Genoa (2014). Group exhibitions include Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago; Victoria Miro Gallery, London; Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, KS; Marlborough Contemporary, London; Annet Gelink, Amsterdam; Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago, IL; and The Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA. Saccoccio’s exhibitions have been reviewed in The New York Times, The New York Observer, Time Out, Brooklyn Rail, The New Yorker, and Artforum, among others.