Kay Jackson Title

3 minute movie


• Education
• Exhibitions
• Commission - White House
• Art in Embassies Program
• Media Coverage
• Corporate
Public Collections


1970 through 1974   Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University,  Blacksburg, VA-- Bachelor of Science
1977 through 1978   The Corcoran School of Art, Washington, DC
1979 through 1984   George Washington University, Washington, DC-- Masters of Fine Art


January 2017          May Gallery, Mullen Library, The Catholic University of America, Washington DC
October 2016          Salve Regina Gallery, The Catholic University of America, Washington DC
March 2015            Addison/Ripley Fine Art, Washington, DC*
March 2014            Somerville Manning Gallery, Greenville, DE***
June-Jan 2013        National Sporting Library and Museum, Middleburg, VA*
February 2012        Muscarelle Museum, The College of William & Mary, Williamsburg, VA*
January 2012          Addison/Ripley Fine Art, Washington, DC*
December 2011       Quick Center at St. Bonaventure University, St. Bonaventure, NY***
October 2011          Cultural Arts Center, Montgomery College, Silverspring, MD***
Sept 2011               The George Washington University Luther W. Brady Art Gallery, WDC*
May 2011                Addison/Ripley Fine Art, Washington, DC ***
April 2011               American University, SIS Building, Washington, DC*
Sept 09-Jan 2010    Cosmos Club, Washington, DC*
January 2008           Koman Fine Art, Vero Beach, FL**
April 2007              Gallery Yellow, Cross River, NY***
January 2007           Addison/Ripley Fine Art, Washinton, DC *
January 2006           Reed Savage Gallery, Coral Gables, FL***
December2005        Reed Savage Gallery, Coral Gables, FL***
October 2005          The Arts Club of Washington, Washington, DC**
March 2005             Faces of the Fallen, Arlington National Cemetery***
December 2004       The Studio, Middleberg, VA***
May 2004                Hollis Taggart Gallery, New York, New York**
March 2004            The National Academies’ Keck Center, Washington, DC***
October 2003          The Arts Club of Washington, Washington, DC***
July 2003                Addison-Ripley Fine Art, Washington, DC***
December 2002       Patricia Rovzar Gallery, Kirkland, Washington***
Summer 2002          Party Animals, Washington, DC***
December 2000       Patricia Rovzar Gallery, Kirkland, WA***
June 2000                Patricia Rovzar Gallery, Kirkland, WA*
April 2000              The Singapore Museum of Art, Singapore***
February 2000        The CIPTA Gallery, Jakarta Arts Center, Jakarta, Indonesia***
December 1999       Patricia Rovzar Gallery, Kirkland, WA***
December 1999       The Working People’s Cultural Palace, Beijing, China***
November 1999      The Painting Institute, Shanghai, China***
October 1999          The Museum of Fine Arts, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam***
August 1999           The Museum of Fine Arts, Hanoi, Vietnam***
May 1999                Meridian International Center, Washington, DC***
March 1999            Washington National Cathedral, Washington, DC***
March 1999             Elsa Mott Ives Gallery, New York, New York***
December 1998       Spanierman Gallery, New York, New York***
October 1998          National Academy of Sciences, Washington, DC **
October 1998          Spanierman Gallery, New York, New York***
December 1997       Addison-Ripley Fine Art, Washington, DC*
November 1997      Hoorn-Ashby Gallery, New York, New York***
April 1997               Creative Resource Gallery, Birmingham, Michigan**
February 1997        Addison-Ripley Fine Art, Washington, DC***
November 1996      Addison-Ripley Fine Art, Washington, DC***
December 1995       Gallery Okuda International, Washington, DC***
March 1995            The Bell Gallery, Birmingham, Michigan**
February 1995        The Bell Gallery, Memphis, Tennessee*
December 1994      The Parrish Gallery, Venice, Florida*
December 1995       Gallery Okuda International, Washington, DC***
March 1995            The Bell Gallery, Birmingham, Michigan**
February 1995        The Bell Gallery, Memphis, Tennessee*
December 1994      The Parrish Gallery, Venice, Florida*
December 1993       Pensler Galleries, Washington, DC*
January 1993          Vaughn-Goodman Gallery, Jackson, Mississippi*
November 1992      Addison-Ripley Fine Art, Washington, DC
October 1992          Meridian International Center, Washington, DC*
May 1991               Newark Museum, THE REGILDED AGE, Newark, New Jersey***
April 1990              The University Club, Washington, DC*
October 1989          The College of Notre Dame, Baltimore, Maryland
March 1989            Georgetown University Fine Arts Gallery, Washington, DC*
January 1989          Strathmore Hall Arts Center, Rockville, Maryland**
September 1988      Adelle M. Gallery, Dallas, Texas*
May 1988               Red Fox Fine Art, Middleburg, Virginia*
December 1987      Vorpal Gallery, New York, New York***
November 1986      Wallace-Wentworth Gallery, Washington, DC**
March 1986            Wallace-Wentworth Gallery, Washington, DC*
October 1985          Wallace-Wentworth Gallery, Washington, DC***
April 1984              Dimock Gallery, George Washington University, Washington, DC***
June 1984               Gallery Astrid, Monte Carlo, Monaco**
June 1983               Arena Stage, Washington, DC***
December 1982      Gallery K, Washington, DC***
June 1982               Gallery K, Washington, DC***
January 1982          Washington Women’s Art Center, Washington, DC***

* denotes solo exhibition
** denotes two person exhibition
*** denotes group exhibition


Nocturne painting of the White House for President and Mrs. Clinton's official 1997 holiday card


Nassau, Bahamas
Belize City, Belize
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Bangkok, Thailand
Colombo, Sri Lanka

Moscow, Russia
Paris, France
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Dushanbe, Tajikistan
Lima, Peru
Suva, Fiji
Rangoon, Burma


December 2015            Greenpeace uses Constellation Tableau by Kay Jackson for Holiday Card
April 23, 2015             Georgetowner, "Kay Jackson at Addison/Ripley Fine Art" by Ari Post
March 7, 2012             "Kay Jackson at Addison/Ripley" by Ari Post, The Georgetowner
September 2011          "Kay Jackson Environmental Works," George Washington University's Luther W. Brady Art                                      Gallery, catalog
March 2011                "100 artists of the Mid-Atlantic" by E. Ashley Rooney, Schiffer
April 2007                 "Witness for the Environment" Elan Magazine
April 2005                 “Faces of the Fallen” Smithsonian Magazine
March 2004               “ National Academies’ Keck Center” Washingtonian Magazine
December 13, 2002   “DC Commission on Arts does itself a Party Favor” Washington Post
December 25, 1997   “ A Gilder’s 24-Karat Restoration” The New York Times
December 4, 1997     “White House Card” USA Today
Nov/Dec 1996           “The Midas Touch” Southern Accents Magazine
October 2, 1994         “Gilt by Association” The Washington Post Sunday Magazine
April/May 1994        “The Young at Art” Washington Life Magazine
January 1, 1994         “Kay Jackson at Pensler” The Washington Post
December 1993         “On the Wings of Angels” Traditional Home Magazines
August 1993              “Granito and Sgrafitto: Two Methods of Adornment” Picture Framing Magazine
November 21, 1992   “Glorifying Washington’s Subtle Charms” The Washington Post
April 7, 1989              “Jackson Exhibit Highlights Watercolor’s Beauty” The Hoya, Georgetown University
September 1988         “Rapping” Museum and Arts Washington
January 4,1987          “Strathmore Show” The Washington Post
July 1987                   “The Softest Stroke” Washingtonian Magazine
June 1984                   Radio interview, American Radio-Cote d’ Azur
September 1982         “Three to Watch-Realists of a Different Hue” Washingtonian Dossier
June 17,1982              “DC Talent at Gallery K” The Washington Post


Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC
Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
The Archdiocese of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
District of Columbia Commissions on the Arts, Washington, DC
Embassy of the United States of America, Cambodia
Embassy of the United States of America, Peru
Embassy of the United States of America, Russia
Embassy of the United States of America, Saudi Arabia
Embassy of the United States of America, Tajikistan
Federal Reserve Board Fine Arts Program,Washington, DC
Muscarelle Museum of Art, at The College of William & Mary, Williamsburg, VA
National Academy of Science, Keck Center, Washington, DC


Bell Atlantic, Arlington, Virginia
Bracewell and Patterson, Washington, DC
The Club at Franklin Square, Washington, DC
ERC, Fairfax, Virginia
Ernst and Young, Baltimore, Maryland
Gibson, Dunn and Crutcher, Washington, DC
ICF, Washington, DC
Kenwood Country Club, Bethesda, Maryland
LCOR Inc., Bethesda, Maryland
Landsdowne Conference Center, Leesburg, Virginia
Mints, Levin, Cohen, Ferris, Golvsky and Popeo, Washington, DC
Oliver T. Carr, Washington, DC
Paine Webber, Washington, DC
Ross, Dixon and Bell, Washington, DC
Sallie Mae, Inc., Reston, Virginia
Signet Bank, Washington, DC
Silverstein and Mullens, Washington, DC
Society for Human Resource Management, Alexandria, Virginia
The Tower Club, Tyson’s Corner, Virginia
The Washington Post Company, Washington, DC
The Willard Hotel, Washington, DC

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©2016 Kay Jackson


©2016 Kay Jackson