Jeffrey Wilcox Paclipan was born in Balibago, Philippines in 1967. Raised into a military family, he has
relocated in a variety of states including California, Missouri, Wyoming, North Dakota, Alaska and Florida. He currently resides in College Park, GA.
Although Paclipan was offered a Douglas Wyoming Kurtz Andrew Scolarship and Sheridan Wyoming
College Scholarship in 1985 he decided to relocate to Alaska with his family from 1985-87. He attended
International Fine Arts College, Miami, FL, from 1987-89 where he received an AA Degree in Commercial Art.
From 1990 to 1996 worked in the Miami Beach area as a freelance interior faux finisher and mural artist.
As a self-taught artist, Paclipan has predominantly worked with nontraditional materials since 1990. He viscerally works with discarded and or marginalized materials and gives them greater meaning.
Paclipan has participated in juried exhibitions with galleries and festivals in Florida, New York,
South Carolina and Georgia which includes Slotin Folkfest, Norcross, GA, 2008-11. His gallery solo and group exhibitions include Galeria Tew, Bill Lowe, Chastain Arts Center, Mammal Gallery, WREK Georgia Tech's 50th Anniversary in Atlanta, GA, Life On Mars in New York, NY, Brooklyn Waterfront Art Coalition, Brooklyn, NY and is currently represented by Hathaway Contemporary Gallery. Paclipan's mixed media college submission "Salvador Del Mundo" was highlighted in a Miami Herald art review of the 36th Hortt Memorial Exhibition, Museum of Art, Ft. Luaderdale, FL, in 1994, "Nova Traditiones" Seven Approaches to Visual Expression Group Exhibition, The I.P. Stanback Museum, South Carolina State University, 2001, as well as exhibiting at The Atlanta Financial Center and Artwalk at Lenox Square in Atlanta, GA, 1997-98. Burnaway-Art Review, Matthew Terrell, Something Out of Nothing- February 27, 2018, First time exhibition/installation at the Chastain Arts Center, AT, GA. Scheduled exhibitions, Ogelthorpe University, Exhibition/Installation, "Super Natural" 3 person show, November 2018-January 2019, Hathaway Contemporary Gallery, Two person exhibition with Kevin Cole, January -February 2019.