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James Jessiman

b.1990 Scarborough

Lives and works in London

 

EDUCATION

Royal College of Art, London / MA Printmaking 2015-2017

Kingston University, London - 2009 - 2012

Leeds College of Art - 2008 - 2009

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

 

2017

‘ずれた- Zureta’ (Upcoming) - University of the Arts, Tokyo

Freshly Squeezed, RCA Print Group Show - CGP London

Horizontal Smile, Two person show with Adam Glibbery - Hockney Gallery, RCA Kensington, London

Reasons Sleep - Doomed Gallery, London

 

2016

EDITIONS - Tripp Gallery, London

Letter to the Proxy - P.P.S - Royal College of Art, London

Break / Link - CGP London

 

2015

TO DO - The Sassoon Gallery, London

Dimension(s) Variable - Wating Rooms / 84 Hatton Gardens, London

 

2013

Friday Lates - V&A Museum, London

Paragraphs (Solo) - Peckham Springs Gallery

 

 

TEACHING

Illustration BA - Visiting tutor - Kingston University

Fine Art BA (RCA Placement) - Ruskin School of Art, Oxford

 

Studio-K: Programme Manager

An independent teaching programme for young people in schools. Studio-K delivers screenprinting and animation workshops to suit a wide range of audiences and institutions including the CTRL: Reprezent x ICA Festival, secondary schools in Hackney and the Kingston Young Carers’ Project.

National Saturday Art and Design Club, Kingston University

Programme co-ordinator 2015/2016

 

 

AWARDS AND GRANTS

 

Print Futures Award 2016

 

Study, materials and practice kindly supported by grants from the following trusts:

 

The Eaton fund

The Ann Watson’s Trust

The Prowdes Educational Foundation

The Zobel Charitable Trust

The Company of Merchant Taylors of the City of York

Ruby Will and George Trust

The Sidney Perry Foundation

Sir Mark and Lady Turner Charitable Settlement

The Printing Charity

Philip Bates Trust

Coats Foundation

Leathersellers' Company University Exhibition Fund

 

 

RESIDENCIES AND EXPERIENCE

(Shortlisted) - The Sainsbury Scholarship for Painting and Sculpture,

The British School at Rome

 

Cornwall College, Camborne

Printmaking Artist in Residence

 

The Curwen Studio, Cambridgeshire

Assistant printmaker

 

Nobrow Press, London

Head Printmaker

 

Le Dernier Cri, Marseille

Printmaker / Assistant