Sam Austen


Born 1986, London, UK
Lives and works in London, UK

Education
2014-2017 - Postgraduate Diploma Fine Art, Royal Academy Schools, London, UK
2006 – 2009 - BA (Hons) Fine Art, Chelsea College of Art, London, UK
2008 - Erasmus Exchange, Wießensee Kunsthocschule, Berlin, DE

Awards
2009 - ACME Studio Prize Chelsea - 6 month studio award courtesy of ACME studios

Solo and Two Person Exhibitions

2014
Sam Austen and Fani Parali: A Cool Drink To Cheek, Plaza Plaza, London, UK
Such Animals, Paradise Row, London, UK
2010
Angry Film, The Sunday Painter, London, UK
2009
Sam Austen and Alex Rathbone: A Mouth To Suck Your Sap - The Sunday Painter, Bold Tendencies III, London, UK

Group Exhibitions
2016
Premiums Interim Projects, Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK
2015
Let's Get Inside Everything, MilMa, London, UK
Tara Has No Rooms Inside, Fountayne Road, London, UK
Drawing Biennial 2015, The Drawing Room, London, UK
2014
Tomb, Shrine, Survey-marker, Spare part, Enclave, London, UK
Dreamland, Garis & Hahn, New York, NY, USA
2013
Action! Moving Image Abstraction, Soho House, Miami, FL, USA
Open Heart Surgery, The Moving Museum, London, UK
Obscured Exchange, APT Gallery, London, UK
The Instability of the Image, Paradise Row, London, UK
V22 Collection Show, V22, London, UK
Drawing Biennial 2013, Drawing Room, London, UK
2012
Young London, V22, London, UK
You Aren't Anything, You Are Everything, The Duchy, Glasgow, UK
2011
Seconds, The Sunday Painter, London, UK
TVOD,Transition Gallery, London, UK
2010
Land Without A Map, Affordable Art Fair, Battersea Park London, UK
Film / Video / Performance - Wimbledon Space, Wimbledon College of Art, London, UK
2009
Memory Evaporate, The Trafalgar Hotel, London, UK
Chelsea College of Art & Design Undergraduate Degree Show, Chelsea College of Art, London, UK
Moistworks, Hold & Freight Gallery, London, UK
2008
Black as a Hand in an Evening Glove, Tannery Arts, London, UK
2007
Black Special, Job Center, Putney Bridge Road, London, UK