- Guggenheim Fellow (1972)
Jerald Jacquard is currently professor emeritus of fine arts in the Eskenazi School of Art, Architecture + Design at IU Bloomington. He was appointed to the Graduate School faculty in 1981 and retired officially at the end of 2000. He established the sculpture department at the University of Illinois at Chicago in 1967 before becoming a faculty member at IU. Jacquard received both a B.A. (1960) and M.A. (1962) from Michigan State University.
Jacquard has received many awards during his career: a Fulbright Scholarship to study bronze casting in Florence, Italy (1963), a John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship in Fine Arts (1972), a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship (1980), and a Lilly Endowment Open Fellowship (1981). Plus, his work can be seen in Indianapolis at the Indianapolis Museum of Art and White River State Park, the Kresge Art Museum at Michigan State University, the Kalamazoo Institute of Art in Michigan, the Detroit Institute of Arts, the Art Institute of Chicago, the Laumeier Sculpture Park in St. Louis, and the Eskenazi Museum of Art at IU.