2018: "Negotiations and Love Songs," Office 116A, Baltimore, MD

2017: "Jacob Rhoads," Baltimore Office for Promotion and the Arts, Baltimore, MD

2016: "Aaron Richmond/Jacob Rhoads," Hudson D. Walker Gallery, Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA.

2014: Thesis Show, Riggs Gallery, MICA, Baltimore, MD

2013: "House Show" with Ryan Nord Kitchen, Peabody School of Music, Baltimore, MD

2016: MICA Faculty Show, Maryland Institute College of Art, Decker Gallery, Baltimore, MD

2015: Faculty Biennial, Loyola University Maryland, Julio Fine Arts Gallery, Baltimore, MD
2014: Everyday Painting, Fantastic Worlds, Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY 
2014: Faculty Exhibition, Stevenson University School of Design, Baltimore, MD
2013: Hoffberger Fall Show, Riggs and Leidy Galleries, MICA, Baltimore, MD
2013: Regional Juried Show, Curated by Kristen Hileman, Maryland Art Place, Baltimore, MD
2012: Parametric, Riggs and Leidy Galleries, MICA, Baltimore, MD
2010: Hand's Tide, Regina Rex, Queens, NY
Greg Lindquist, "Everyday Painting, Fantastic Worlds,", August, 2014.

Ian MacLean Davis, "We Saw This, So Should You: MAP's Juried Exhibition,", October 7, 2013.

Cara Ober, "Bmoreart's Picks,", September 17, 2013.
Zachary Cahill, "Hand's Tide,", Critic's Picks, September 29, 2010.

Austin Thomas, "Drawing on the Utopic in Bushwick Sunday Afternoon,", June 10, 2010.

2014: Windy Mowing Artist Residency Fellowship
2013: MICA Office of Graduate Studies Grant to co-organize "Case Studies in Post-Medium Specificity"
2012-2014: LeRoy E. Hoffberger School of Painting Scholarship

2005-06: Harvard Divinity School Independent Project "Painting as a Spiritual Practice”
2003-04: Harvard Divinity School Grant
2003-04: Lilly Endowment Fellowship for Graduate Study in Religion
2002: Andrew W. Archibald Prize for Highest Scholarship, Grinnell College
2001: Grinnell College Mentored Advanced Project Grant
1999: Presidential Scholarship, Art Institute of Chicago

2014: Master of Fine Arts
LeRoy E. Hoffberger School of Painting
Maryland Institute College of Art 
Baltimore, Maryland
2010: Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Studio Art
School of the Museum of Fine Arts
Boston, MA
2007: Master of Theological Studies
Harvard Divinity School
Cambridge, MA
2002: Bachelor of Arts, Religious Studies
Grinnell College
Grinnell, IA

2021--Present: Columbia College (South Carolina)
Studio Art Program Chair
Assistant Professor of Studio Art

2017--2020: Mount Holyoke College
Visiting Artist Lecturer in Painting
2014--2017: Maryland Institute College of Art
Adjunct Instructor in Foundations
Courses Taught: Elements of Visual Thinking, Drawing I, Drawing II
2014--2017: Loyola University Maryland 
Affiliate Instructor of Fine Arts 
Courses Taught: Abstract Painting, Painting I, Drawing I, 2D Design
2014--2017: Stevenson University School of Design
Adjunct Professor of Art and Visual Communications
Courses Taught: Fundamentals of Design I and II, Drawing I

Fall 2012--Spring 2014: Maryland Institute College of Art
Teaching Assistant for Painting I, Drawing I and II, Post-Baccalaureate Seminar