SAM JACKSON
BORN 1977

EDUCATION
2004-2007: MA Fine Art, Royal Academy Schools, London
2000-2003: BA (Hons) Fine Art (First Class), Middlesex University

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2014 Colossal Youth (Part 2) CHARLIE SMITH LONDON, London
2014 Colossal Youth (Part 1) VOLTA, New York
2011 The Fearful Joy CHARLIE SMITH LONDON, London
2009 Vas Deferens CHARLIE SMITH LONDON, London
2008 The Cabinet BRAUBACHfive, Frankfurt
2008 Boundaries Thomas Williams Fine Art, London

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2018 RUN TO ME (with Derek Ridgers | curated by Faye Dowling) Galerie Heike Strelow, Frankfurt/Mani
2017 RUN TO ME (with Derek Ridgers | curated by Faye Dowling) CHARLIE SMITH LONDON, London
2017 Part I: Street Semiotics (curated by Zavier Ellis) CHARLIE SMITH LONDON, London
2016 A Promise of Truth - the Contemporary Portrait Galerie Robert Drees, Berlin
2016 Black Paintings (curated by Heike Strelow) G a lerie Heike Strelow, Frankfurt
2016 Semiotic Guerrilla Warfare (Part 2) Dean Clough, Halifax
2015 Semiotic Guerrilla Warfare (Part 1) PAPER Gallery, Manchester
2015 Black Paintings CHARLIE SMITH LONDON, London
2015 REALITY: Modern and Contemporary British Painting (curated by Chris Stevens) Walker Art Museum, Liverpool
2015 Die English Kommen! – New Painting from London (curated by Zavier Ellis) Galerie Heike Strelow, Frankfurt
2014 Idolatry CHARLIE SMITH LONDON, London
2014 Saatchi Gallery & Channel 4’s New Sensations and THE FUTURE CAN WAIT (curated by Zavier Ellis, Simon Rumley & Rebecca Wilson) B1, Victoria House, London
2014 Cultus Deorum (curated by Zavier Ellis) Saatchi Gallery, London
2014 REALITY: Modern and Contemporary British Painting (curated by Chris Stevens) Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, Norwich
2013 Gallery Artists: Director’s Selection CHARLIE SMITH LONDON, London
2013 Saatchi Gallery & Channel 4’s New Sensations and THE FUTURE CAN WAIT (curated by Zavier Ellis, Simon Rumley & Rebecca Wilson) B1, Victoria House, London
2013 Porträts Galerie Rigassi, Bern
2012 The Id, the Ego and the Superego (curated by Zavier Ellis) BRAUBACHfive, Frankfurt
2012 Saatchi Gallery & Channel 4’s New Sensations and THE FUTURE CAN WAIT (curated by Zavier Ellis, Simon Rumley & Rebecca Wilson) B1, Victoria House, London
2012 The Serpent’s Tail Witzenhausen Gallery, Amsterdam
2012 Polemically Small (curated by Zavier Ellis & Edward Lucie-Smith) Orleans House Gallery, Twickenham
2012 The Id, the Ego and the Superego (curated by Zavier Ellis & Marcela Munteanu) CHARLIE SMITH LONDON, London
2011 Saatchi Gallery & Channel 4’s New Sensations and THE FUTURE CAN WAIT (curated by Zavier Ellis, Simon Rumley & Rebecca Wilson) B1, Victoria House, London
2011 Charlie Sierra Lima CHARLIE SMITH LONDON, London
2011 Everyday (curated by Tony Benn) University Ruskin Gallery, Cambridge
2011 Polemically Small (curated by Edward Lucie-Smith) Klaipeda Culture Communication Centre, Klaipeda
2011 THE FUTURE CAN WAIT presents: Polemically Small (curated by Zavier Ellis, Edward Lucie-Smith & Simon Rumley) Torrance Art Museum, Los Angeles
2011 Polemically Small (curated by Edward Lucie-Smith) Garboushian Gallery, Beverley Hills
2010 Pokerface Koraalberg Contemporary Art Gallery, Antwerp
2010 THE FUTURE CAN WAIT (curated by Zavier Ellis & Simon Rumley) Shoreditch Town Hall, London
2010 Polemically Small (curated by Edward Lucie-Smith) CHARLIE SMITH LONDON, London
2010 Ray Lowry London Calling Idea Generation, London
2010 New British Painting (curated by Zavier Ellis & Pilvi Kalhama) Gallery Kalhama & Piippo, Helsinki
2010 Call to Arms BRAUBACHfive, Frankfurt/Main
2009 British Art Now (curated by Edward Lucie-Smith) Werkstatt Galerie, Berlin
2009 THE FUTURE CAN WAIT (curated by Zavier Ellis & Simon Rumley) Old Truman Brewery, London
2009 New London School (curated by Zavier Ellis & Simon Rumley) Galerie Schuster, Berlin
2008 THE FUTURE CAN WAIT (curated by Zavier Ellis & Simon Rumley) Old Truman Brewery, London
2008 The Smallest Art Fair in the World Anna Kustera Gallery, New York
2008 A Stain upon the Silence (curated by Chris Shilling, Chris Page & Gaboy Gaynor) St. Martins College of Art, London
2008 Anticipation (curated by Kay Saatchi & Catriona Warren) Selfridges, London
2008 UK Best Graduates White Box Gallery, New York
2008 The Past is History Part II (curated by Zavier Ellis & Simon Rumley) Changing Role Gallery, Napoli
2008 The Past is History Part I (curated by Zavier Ellis & Simon Rumley) Changing Role Gallery, Rome
2008 Icon (curated by Hugh Mendes) Primo Alonso Gallery, London
2008 New London School (curated by Zavier Ellis & Simon Rumley) Mark Moore Gallery, Los Angeles
2007 THE FUTURE CAN WAIT (curated by Zavier Ellis & Simon Rumley) Atlantis Gallery, London
2006 RA 5 Lennon Weinberg, New York
2006 Royal Academy Show Wisniez Castle, Krakow
2005 50 Selected artists Hollow Salon, London
2004 12 Award Winners Show Florence Trust, London

AWARDS & RESIDENCIES
2007 Chelsea Arts Club Travel Award
2005 Sturdley Award
2004 British Institute Award
2003–2004 Florence Trust Studio Award

BIBLIOGRAPHY
2017 RUN TO ME Exhibition Catalogue
2017 The Book of Black, Faye Dowling (ISBN 978-1786270429) Laurence King Publishing
2014 REALITY: Modern and Contemporary British Painting, Chris Stevens (ISBN 978-1786270429) Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts
2013 100 London Artists Vol. 1, Zavier Ellis & Edward Lucie-Smith iArtBook
2013 Saatchi Gallery & Channel 4’s New Sensations and THE FUTURE CAN WAIT Exhibition Catalogue
2012 Saatchi Gallery & Channel 4’s New Sensations and THE FUTURE CAN WAIT Exhibition Catalogue
2011 Saatchi Gallery & Channel 4’s New Sensations and THE FUTURE CAN WAIT Exhibition Catalogue
2010 New British Painting, Timo Valjakka Artforum
2009 British Art Now, Travis Jeppesen Artforum
2009 Sexuality in Art Modern Edition.com
2008 THE FUTURE CAN WAIT Exhibition Catalogue
2008 (Jul) Saatchi after Saatchi, Ginny Dougray The Times Magazine
2007 (Oct) Oh You Pretty Things, Derwent May The Times
2007 (Aug) Guide to the Fairs, Richard Clayton Sunday Times
2007 15 Young Masters, Freire Barnes Bon International (No.12)
2007 Miser & Now (Issue 10), Q&A Miser & Now

COLLECTIONS
Javier Baz, Denver
Carlos Fragoso, New York
Glen Luchford, New York
David Roberts, London
Sir Norman Rosenthal, London
Kay Saatchi, Los Angeles
Private collections in Belgium, Colombia, France, Germany, Netherlands, Switzerland, United Kingdom & United States