While having a connection to the artistic masters through his training and deep admiration, Jacob works to bring this influence into the present through his contemporary work.
Jacob is also inspired by the beauty and wildness of the traveling the world, holding a degree in Fashion and experience working in a variety of wildlife scenarios.
Jacob began his formal study in Moscow in marketing field and courses of fashion design at institute Marangoni Milan and Polimoda in Florence, he then went on to in Fashion institute of technology New York for a short term. Seeking a long-term program of study, Jacob moved permanently from his home base in Moscow to New York to study where he got more knowledge , has taught and is based from today.
Jacob 's artistic philosophy seeks to explore humanity and beauty, creating moments of contemplation and connection. Through sensitive observation of the subject, there is an attention to detail and purposeful moments of haze, a visual representation that guides the eye of the viewer towards a visceral response of their own. The universal language of beauty and human emotion is timeless and universal