About - Jacob Hoerner Galleries

Jacob Hoerner holds a Masters of Arts Management from the University of Melbourne that included a one month final year elective ‘Contemporary Art : Art in New York’ held in the United States (2008); a Bachelor of Arts from La Trobe University that included a full final year of accredited study at the Universiteit van Amsterdam (University of Amsterdam) (1997); as well as a Graduate Diploma from RMIT (2001). In addition to formal academic study, Jacob has travelled extensively throughout Europe, Asia and North America over the last 20 years undertaking self-directed research to further understand and be a participant in the International and Australian Art Markets.

Independent of study and research Jacob has been the Director of Jacob Hoerner Galleries (2021-2016), formerly Kick Gallery (2016-2002), producing high calibre exhibitions of specially selected artists at site specific exhibition spaces as well as major Art Fairs in Australia and abroad. In 2017 Jacob produced two important solo exhibitions in Berlin, exhibited numerous represented artists at Sydney Contemporary in 2018 and in 2019, participated in the Melbourne Art Fair 2020 online edition, and will again return to Sydney Contemporary in September 2021 and the Melbourne Art Fair in February 2022. New International and Australian based presentations are currently being developed for 2021 on-going alongside more academic and freelance work to be undertaken concurrent to the production of exhibitions and participation in art fairs.

Jacob Hoerner Galleries’ New Exhibition Space at 1 Sutton Place Carlton is now the primary location for Solo Exhibitions from May 2021.