Jacob Ciocci is an American visual artist, performance artist and musician. Along with sister Jessica Ciocci and friend Ben Jones, he is one of the three remaining founding members of Paper Rad, an artist collective based in both Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and Providence, Rhode Island. He also performs and tours regularly with drummer David Wightman in the band "Extreme Animals", based in both San Diego, Ca and Pittsburgh, Pa.
He received his BA from Oberlin College and his MFA from Carnegie Mellon University in 2005. In 2006 he received a 'Creative Heights' Grant from Heinz Endowments to be the Artist in Residence at the Pittsburgh Filmmakers film cooperative. Ciocci was a Fellow at Eyebeam.