Born England, 1986. Currently living and working in Glasgow.

 

EDUCATION 

2016 - Glasgow School of Art Masters in Fine Art Practice

2012 - Turps Banana Painters Studio Programme London 

2011 - University College Falmouth BA (Hons) Fine Art  

2008 - Bedford College Foundation Diploma in Fine Art

 

AWARDS AND RESIDENCIES

2015

Discerning Eye Drawing Bursary - Finalist 

Dumfries House, Scotland - Artist in Residence 

 

CURATORIAL/ PROJECTS

2017

Stray Tinsel - a peripatetic, site-specific drawing project led by Sara Kerry and Jessica Wilson

Steal the Show curated by Jessica Wilson Bentinck Street, Glasgow

2013

Co-founder of The Juncture, an artist led initiative encouraging dialogue in a space between studio and gallery

                      

EXHIBITION RECORD

2017

Mary, Blinky, Jessica, Yay! (solo) Gerald Moore Gallery, London

Who spat in her bean curd? Stray Tinsel Brighton/Glasgow 

Got It For Cheap 2017 0-0 LA Athens, Vancouver, Copenhagen, Oslo, LA

Summer Auction Syson Gallery, Nottingham

Art Car Boot Fair, London

Steal the Show Bentinck Street, Glasgow

The Undead Painters present FLASH SALON III Saturation Point, London

 

2016

Paper Cuts Transition Gallery, London

Secret Auction, Art on a Postcard Maddox Gallery, London

Collective Memory (the past and future is ours)  Celine, Glasgow & Bushwick Open Studios, New York 

Graduate Degree Show - Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow

Spectrum - Open Exhibition PS Mirabel, Manchester

The Undead Painters present FLASH SALON II Bond House Gallery, London

A Camel is a Horse - Transmission Members Show Transmission Gallery, Glasgow

The Smaller The Larger Sobering Gallery, Paris

Constant Cravings Taidelaboratorio Viiskulma, Helsinki 

Art Car Boot Fair  London, Hastings

Diamonds and Pearls Glasgow School of Art Project Space, Glasgow 

Prime Wall Projects, Montrose, Scotland

 

2015

Discerning Eye Drawing Bursary Mall Galleries, London

Charity Auction, Art on a Postcard Soho Revue, London

The Undead Painters present FLASH SALON Bond House Gallery, London

Art Car Boot Fair  London, Margate

Lonely Long Feet - Sara Kerry, Jessica Wilson Standpoint, London

Bow Arts Open Studios The Nunnery, London

 

2014

Surfacing East Street Arts, Leeds

Composed Formations The Juncture at Unit 3, London

Mark Wallinger selects The Best of Bow Arts Bermondsey Project, London

Summer Saloon Lion and Lamb, London and Suffolk

Art Car Boot Fair  London, Liverpool, Folkestone

Bow Arts Open Studios The Nunnery, London

Show, but also tell The Gallery, King's College London, London

Preamble The Juncture at Unit 3, London                  

First Come, First Served Lion and Lamb, London

 

2013     

Freeze 13 The Mayor's Parlour, London

Turps Banana Painting Programme Vigo, London

Turps Banana Studio Exhibition V22, London                       

Artist of the Day Flowers Gallery, London                        

Art Car Boot Fair Brick Lane Yard, London

Turps Banana Interim Show The Mayor’s Parlour, London 

An Undelivered Postcard from the Edge of the World Jotta, London

First Come, First Served Lion and Lamb, London

 

2012     

Open Studios Cornwall 2012 Krowji, Cornwall

Woburn Artbeat 2012 Bedford Street Gallery, Bedfordshire

                       

2011               

Breakfast The Rag Factory, London

Postscript Centre Space Gallery, Bristol                       

Degree Show University College Falmouth, Cornwall

                  

2010               

Second Year Show The Poly, Falmouth, Cornwall  

Elastic Bang University College Falmouth, Cornwall

 

PUBLICATIONS

Show, but also tell Exhibition Catalogue, April 2014

Turps Banana Painting Programme Exhibition Catalogue, October 2013

Turps Banana Studio Painter Turps Banana Issue 13, May 2013

 

REVIEWS/ INTERVIEWS

Even ‘abstract’ begins as an ideology - Art on a Postcard

Jessica Wilson - Young Space

“Creation is the rebellion” Interview with Jessica Wilson - The Aesthete Hunter

Jessica Wilson - Floorr Magazine Issue 3

Patterns That Connect - Summer Saloon Show 2014, Lion and Lamb  

                   

COLLECTIONS

Frangenberg Collection

The Royal Collection