Rachel Jackson is an artist, writer, and graphic designer from Duncan, BC who currently lives and works in Vancouver. she studied creative writing at Vancouver Island University, where she was the Art Director of Portal magazine’s 2019 issue. she will soon graduate from Langara College with a diploma in publishing, a comprehensive, hands-on program which annually produces Pacific Rim Magazine.

in her work, rachel is heavily inspired by contrast, longing, the female form, and the concept of “home.”

past shows

2019 – Sticky: A Post-it Note Art Show @ The Arts Factory – Vancouver, BC

published work

art:
editorial illustrations – Pacific Rim Magazine 2019
frog wizard – Bad Wizards Club #2 zine, 2019
4 art pieces – Sad Girl Review issue 1, 2018
flow – Portal 2018
appeared in Draw A Bike zine, 2018
chase the moon – Portal 2017

writing:
feature article: “The Road Home” – Pacific Rim Magazine 2019
article: “Sad is Beautiful” – Pacific Rim Magazine 2019
review: Don’t Tell Me What to Do by Dina Del Bucchia – portalmagazine.ca 2018
blog posts: “Fostering Creative Community” (20 March 2018), “Zine Scene: Canzine Vancouver” (18 November 2017), “Five Steps to a Portal Submission” (1 November 2016) – portalmagazine.ca
review: Do Not Saw We Have Nothing by Madeleine Thein – Portal 2017
poem: Surveillance – Portal 2016 
poem: Texts I sent my Mum – (parenthetical) issue 5, 2015