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Jason Carr Artist C.V 



1992-HD Robertson Art School @ Sergeant Gallery, Wanganui, NZ

1993-Foundation in Visual arts @ Wanganui Polytechnic, Wanganui, NZ

1998-Degree in Character Animation @Freelance Animation studios, Auckland, NZ

Related employment:

1994-97 Full time In house artist, for Display Associates, Wanganui, NZ

1997-99 Part time cartoonist @ Express newspaper, Auckland, NZ

1999-2000 Part time illustrator, Millivres Publishing, London, UK

2002-Present Freelance Artist

Exhibitions and Awards

1985 HD Robertson Art Award exhibition

2005 Digital Male, solo exhibition @ The Box, Covent Garden, London

2010-14 Developed, curated and shown at Shop Art Annual group show, London Graphic Centre, Covent Garden, London

2011 Art Revolution group show in association with London Latin American Film Festival Old Truman Brewery Gallery London

2012 London LGBTQ Pride London group show, Southwark, London

2014 Boys Keep Swinging- group show,Pop up gallery @twolittlebirds, Manchester

2014 Sin In My Heart- group show @kraakgallery, Northern Quarter, Manchester

2014 Sin In My Heart II - group show @thebunker, Regents Park, London

2015 Shortlisted Winsor and Newton Griffin Gallery Open Prize exhibition Griffin Gallery, London

2015 Something Borrowed -group show @thelaundry, London Inn Fields, London

2016 Out (In the margins) GFEST Exhibition @meniergallery, London.

2017 GFEST Arts Protest- Group show @meniergallery London- Winner GFEST/Magnum Visual Art Award

2018 Finalist for Emerald Winter Pride Art Award- Winner of Lady Petchey Art award

2018 Pre selected for Royal Society of Portrait Painters exhibition- Mall Galleries, London

2018 British LGBT Awards Art Initiative exhibition- Salt and Pegram, Shoreditch, London

2018 Co-curated and exhibited at British LGBT Awards/ Diversity Role Models Charity Exhibition at The Library, St Martins Lane, London

2019 Foreign Trade exhibition- The Gallery Liverpool, Liverpool

2019 Shortlisted and exhibited for GM (Greater Manchester) Arts Prize- Bolton Museum and Art Gallery

2019- Creative Debuts- Adidas Open Exhibition- Adidas Headquarters- Shoreditch, London, UK

2019 The Art of Being Queer Exhibition- Pineapple Black Gallery, Middlesborough

2020 Finalist Manchester Open Exhibition -HOME Manchester

2020 Google Arts & Culture exhibition Healthcare Heroes- Panel selected for NHS Portraits for Heroes 2020 LGBTQ+ online Pride Exhibition- Beers London

2020 Manchesters Finest- 5 Artists You Need to know Feature

2021 CottononMCR Open Call, Winner of public vote- Saul Hay Gallery, Deansgate, Manchester

2021 Clifford Chance London Pride Exhibition, Canary Wharf London

2021 The Art of Being Queer group show-Virtual exhibition with Pineapple Black Gallery

2021 Bankley Gallery Open- Shortlisted, Bankley Studios, Manchester

2022 HOME MCR- Open Call-HOME MCR. Manchester

2022 Cherry Jezebel exhibition to accompany play of same name by Jonathon Larkin at the Everyman Theatre Liverpool

2022 Saatchi Art Over the Rainbow Exhibition- William Vale Hotel, Brooklyn NYC,

2022 In Manchester Exhibition CottonOnMCR , Barbirolli Square, Manchester,

2022 Jason Carr Solo Show, Halle St Peters, Manchester

2022 Catapult Group Show Locke Hotel, Manchester

2023 IN Manchester Open Call - Saul Hay Gallery, Manchester

2023 Comme CA Open Call Group Show - Comme CA Gallery, Manchester

2023 Stamina Group Show- AWOL Studios, Manchester

2023 HEADS MAG- Group show, collaboration with Pete Obselete, Canvas MCR, Manchester

Publications and Media

1998 Wanganui Chronicle 1999 Express Newspaper

2005 QX magazine

2011 Visible Magazine

2012 Time Out

2012 G3 Magazine

2012 Mascular Magazine-3 page feature

2015 Mascular Magazine-3 page feature

2017 Feature Article-PNPPL Zine

2018 Front page interview-Chrom Art Magazine

2018 Artlyst review

2018 3 page interview-Wanganui Chronicle

2019 Balaclava.q-Feature

2019 Adorn Me- hardback large format collector's edition through Blurb,

2019 ID-Vice Magazine-Foreign Trade exhibition Review

2019 Garageland Magazine- Foreign Trade Review

2020 Featured for HOME MCR Open Exhibition-BBC North West

2020 Manchesters Finest-5 Manchester Artists You Should Know

2020 NHS Portraits for NHS Heroes-Hardback published by Bloomsbury

2021 Queer Artist Feature Cotton on MCR

2021 Manc of the Month Cotton on MCR

2022 Interview with Rachael Addis

2022 Top trending artist with Saatchi Art July

2022 Manchester Wire-10 Local Artists To Know

2023 HEADS MAG-Interview 

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