Born in 1948, Jacovskis graduated from the Vilnius Academy of Arts in 1973. He is a well-known painter and stage designer and has exhibited his work in the Czech Republic, Italy, Japan, Germany, Russia, Finland, Holland, as well as Lithuania. From 1978 to 1993 he was Head Designer at the Vilnius Youth Theatre, and since 1988 he has taught at the Vilnius Academy of Arts. Jacovskis created more than sixty drama, opera and ballet stage designs. He works have been awarded in Lithuania and abroad. In 2000 Jacovskis received the National Award of Art and Culture.