Jacqueline Cooper received her Masters Degree in Fine Arts from UCLA in 1998 and has worked for the last twenty years as an Art Professor, Independent Curator, Art Critic and Gallerist. Between 1995-2000 she worked as the Los Angeles Editor for the Chicago New Art Examiner writing critical reviews and longer editorial pieces whilst also opening an independent artspace, 208 South La Brea Gallery in Los Angeles. 

Having moved to San Francisco in 2004 she worked as a Professor at the San Francisco Art Institute and in 2007 she opened Autobody Fine Art Inc. Between the years of 2012 and 2015 Jacqueline has been the Artistic Director of the Sun Gallery, Hayward and the Fine Art Photography and Video Coordinator of the Alameda County Fair.

1995 – 1998 MFA, UCLA (Honors), Painting and Art Criticism 
1997 Independent Study, Painting, Akademie der Bildenden Kunste, Munchen 
1993 – 1995 BFA, Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles (Honors, Valedictorian) 
1987 – 1990 University of London, Undergraduate studies in Biological Sciences. Fair.  
(artwork by Jacqueline Cooper)