Jason Evans INFO info

Born Holyhead, Wales 1968

Selected Exhibitions

Pictures for looking at and sculpture for photography Photomonth Krakow 2012
Commercial Photography Festival International de Mode et de Photographie Hyeres 2012
Nothing in the world but youth Turner Contemporary, Margate 2011
Not in Fashion MMK, Frankfurt 2010
Cooperative Nothing is in the place, Brighton Photo Fringe 2010
The Daily Nice is toast, Margate Photo Biennial 2010
The Daily Nice Take Away Next 1 Kunsthaus, Essen 2010
Nothing is in the place Photomonth, Krakow 2010
Itchy Scratchy Picture Show Permanent Gallery, Brighton 2009
When You’re A Boy Photographer’s Gallery, London 2009
Picture of Us? Identity in British Art Graves Gallery, Sheffield 2009
Project Black Galeria Lunara Porto Alegro, Brazil 2009
Reonciliation, Permanent Gallery, Brighton 2008
How We Are, Photographing Britain Tate Britain, London 2007
Beyond Desire  MoMu, Antwerp 2005
Safe, design takes on risk  MoMA, New York 2005
i-Dentity Fashion and Textile Museum, London 2005
Energy Galleries, Science Museum, London 2004
Make Life Beautiful!, Brighton Photo Bienial 2003
A Bigger Splash. British Art from the Tate Collection Sao Paolo, Brazil 2003
Heaven Sketch Gallery, London 2003
Smile i-D various locations, South America 2003
Man in the street Fabrica, Brighton 2002
Century City Tate Modern, London 2001
The Placebo Project Victoria and Albert Museum, London 2001
Branded Cinch, London 200
Imperfect Beauty Victoria and Albert Museum, London 2000
Dub Housing Camera Austria Gallery, Graz 1999
Real Life? Dean Clough, Halifax 1998
w’happen Levis Gallery, London 1998
Plastic Metropolis Shoreditch Biennial, London 1998
Teen Pierre Chevalier Gallery, Paris 1997
Look at Me Kunsthalle, Rotterdam 1997
Diary American Museum of Snapshots, Portland 1995
Cars Tannery, London 1993
Haven’t stopped dancing yet PPS Gallery, Hamburg 1992

Online Projects


Selected Articles

'NYLPT' www.seesawmagazine.com April 2012
'Out in the world' by David Campany Frieze 143 November 2011
‘In conversation’ with Aaron Sculman Photoworks S/S 2009
‘Everyday Niceties’ by Laura Clayton Grafik 177 September 2009
Folio edited by Jason Fulford Blindspot 35 June 2007
‘Click Smart’ Mary Fellowes/Penny Martin British Vogue December 2005
‘No hair and make up’ Jason Evans They Shoot Homo’s Don’t They Winter 2005/6
‘Final Thought’ Paul Gachot Point Winter 2005/6
‘Taking Pictures’ Faye Dowling Eye Spring 2005
‘Meanwhile on the other side of town…’ David Campany  Photoworks S/S 2004
‘British Photography Now’ Charlotte Cotton Arco 2004
‘Good Day Sunshine’ Mark Hooper i-D Nov 2004
‘Photography as Contemporary Art’ Charlotte Cotton Tank summer 2004
‘It’s all Finery and Dandy’ Joanna Pitman The Times 4/11/03
‘Make Life Beautiful’ David Brittain Source 37 winter 2003
‘Centerfold’ Helen Walters Creative Review April 2001

Selected Publications

Val Williams (ed) Anna Fox Photoworks 2008 (essay)
Hywel Davies (ed) Modern Menswear Lawrence King 2008
Koji Yoshida (ed) Distance Infas 2007
Val Williams & Susan Bright (ed) How We Are  Tate 2007
Paolo Antonelli Safe, design takes on new risks  MoMA New York 2005
Alice Cicolini The New English Dandy Thames and Hudson 2005
Kaat Debo Beyond Desire MoMu Antwerp 2005
Charlotte Cotton The Photograph as Contemporary Art T & H 2004
Breward, Ehrman & Evans (ed.) The London Look Museum of London 2004
David Campany (ed.) Art and Photography  Phaidon 2003
Christopher Breward Fashion Oxford University Press 2003
Sansbury, Waterman & Pantera (ed.) Where is Silas ? Lawrence King 2003
Tom Hingston (ed.) Porn ? Vision On 2002
Penny Martin English Style Photography Berg 2002
Iwona Blazwick (ed.) Century City Tate 2001
Mathew Collings Art Crazy Nation 21 Publishing 2001
Colin McDowell The Fashion Book Phaidon 2001
Terry Jones (ed.) Smile i-D Taschen 2001
Dunne and Raby Design Noir August/Birkhauser 2001
Jason Evans (ed.) w’happen Shoreditch Bienale 1998
Val Williams, Brett Rogers (ed.) Look at Me British Council 1998

Self Published

Sunday Supplement (for Caribou ATP) 2011
London, Colney (for Arsenal AH+) 2011
Reconciliation (for Permanent Gallery) 2008


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