Sam Austen

Born 1986, London, UK
Lives and works in London

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

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

Solo and Two Person Exhibitions
Hologram Burnt On To The Retina, Farbvision, Berlin, DE
Run!! For The Present, Deptford X Festival, Lewisham Art House, London, UK
Somehow Eaten In The Dark, SET space, London, UK
A Cool Drink To Cheek, Sam Austen and Fani Parali, Plaza Plaza, London, UK
Such Animals, Paradise Row, London, UK
Angry Film, The Sunday Painter, London, UK
A Mouth To Suck Your Sap Sam Austen and Alex Rathbone, The Sunday Painter, Bold Tendencies III, London, UK

Group Exhibitions
New Work II: Material, The Cob Gallery, London, UK
Chumming, The Pipe Factory, Glasgow, UK
• Like Honey From A Weed, Cass Sculpture Foundation, West Sussex, UK
Bearing Liability, Strange Cargo, Folkestone, UK
• Royal Academy Schools Show 2017, Royal Academy Schools, London, UK
Drawing Biennial 2017, The Drawing Room, London, UK
• Sam Austen, Marte Eknaes, Andrew Mealor, Laure Genillard, London, UK
• Premiums Interim Projects, Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK
• 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
Tomb, Shrine, Survey-marker, Spare part, Enclave, London, UK
• Dreamland, Garis & Hahn, New York, NY, USA
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
Young London, V22, London, UK
You Aren't Anything, You Are Everything, The Duchy, Glasgow, UK
Seconds, The Sunday Painter, London, UK
• TVOD,Transition Gallery, London, UK
Land Without A Map, Affordable Art Fair, Battersea Park London, UK
Film / Video / Performance - Wimbledon Space, Wimbledon College of Art, London, UK
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
Black as a Hand in an Evening Glove, Tannery Arts, London, UK
• Black Special, Job Centre, Putney Bridge Road, London, UK