Jacob is a sculptor and currently teaches at Lakeside Upper School in Seattle, WA. He also has taught courses at the University of Washington, Seward Park Clay Studio and workshop offerings at Boulder Mountain Clayworks in Ketchum, ID. In 2014, Foran was a resident artist at the European Ceramic Work Center in The Netherlands. He has also been a guest resident in the Ceramics Department at California State Long Beach University, and a two-time summer resident at the Archie Bray Foundation for Ceramic Arts in Helena, MT. He is represented by Ann Nathan Gallery in Chicago and Zinc Contemporary in Seattle.
Jacob received his BFA from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign in the interdisciplinary Painting & Sculpture Program and a second BFA in Ceramics from the Univ. of IL in 2008. In 2010, he received his MFA from University of Washington. For more information on Jacob, visit his website at www.jacobforan.com.