Jacob Hicks is a Brooklyn-based painter, educator, and writer. His paintings have been exhibited by Gallery Henoch, HOFA Gallery, and the Museum of Contemporary Art in Wisconsin. He has completed residencies with the Saltonstall Foundation, West Nottingham Academy, and The Terra Foundation. His work was published by Rizzoli Press in The Figure: Painting, Drawing, and Sculpture. He enjoys teaching kids about illustration, graphic novels, and the basics of painting and drawing.