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Jonny Briggs

 (b. 1985, London, England)
Lives and works between London and Margate.

2008 - 2011: MA Fine Art, Royal College of Art, London, UK
2005 - 2008: BA (Hons) Fine Art (First Class), Chelsea College of Art and Design, London, UK

Exhibitions

2016 
Unseen Art Fair, Amsterdam, MC2, September 2016
When something bad happens more than once, it starts to feel normal, N Contemporary, Turin, November 2016
Solo Show; Photoforum PasquArt Photo Museum, Switzerland, Jan 29th – 26th March 2017
Group Show; Centre Photographique, Rouen, Normandy, France, Curated by Raphaëlle Stopin, June 8th
Soil Culture: Young Shoots, The Eden Project, Cornwall, 8 January – 21 February

2015
Enfances, Galerie d’YS, Brussels, Belgium, November
Solo project: To Eat With the Eyes, Cabin Gallery, 20th November – 31st December
UK/RAINE art prize, Saatchi Gallery, November 24th 2015 – January 3rd 2016
Solo Show; Galleria Marie-Laure Fleisch, Rome, opening April 20th
DEAD; Saatchi Gallery, London, June
Soil Culture touring exhibition; including White Moose, Dartington, Peninsula Arts and Hauser & Wirth Somerset
Fondazione Fotografia Modena, Italy, September
Solo Show; N Contemporary, hosted at MC2 Gallery, Milan, Italy, September
The London Intensive, Camden Arts Centre
Catlin Prize World Tour, Details to be confirmed
Photo 50; Against Nature, London Art Fair, curated by Sheyi Bankale, 21st – 25th January 2015
Florilegia, Grimaldi Gavin, Mayfair, Jan

2014 
Group Show, Ermanno Tedeschi, Tel Aviv,September – October
Foam Talent 2014, l’Atelier Néerlandais, Paris, September 4th – November 23rd
Facing the Wild – The Unknown, The Others Fair, Turin, Curated by Emanuele Norsa and Andrea Scarso, 6th – 9th November
Foam Talent 2014, East Wing Gallery, Dubai, November 26th 2014 – Jan 2nd 2015
Foam Talent 2014, Unseen Photo Fair, Amsterdam, September 17th – 21st
Solo show: Monstrares, Julie Meneret, New York, opening February 26th
Future Flesh, 223 Gallery, Waterloo, March

2013
Family Politics, Jerwood Space, London, November
The Future Can Wait, Victoria House, London, October
Masquerade, White Moose Gallery, Barnstaple, August
Ceri Hand Summer Fete, Ceri Hand Gallery, August
Solo show; Ancestral Home, Simon Oldfield Gallery, London, April-June 21s
Utopie Distribuée, White Project, Paris, April
Masquerade, High House Gallery, Oxford, Feb
Reality Check, 44AD, Bath, Feb
Bologna Art Fair, Italy, Jan


2012
Seduction, Simon Oldfield Gallery, London, Dec
Fresh Faced and Wild Eyed, Photographers’ Gallery, London, Sept
This Is London, Shizaru Gallery, London, July
Courtship of the Peoples, Simon Oldfield Gallery, London, June
Out of Focus: Photography, Saatchi Gallery, London, May
The Catlin Prize, London, May
Solo show, White Project, Paris, April
Solo show, FaMa Gallery, Verona, March
The Catlin Guide, London Art Fair, Jan

2011
Prix Leica, Marta Herford Museum, Germany
The Way We Live Now, The Design Museum, London
Father, Wolstenholme Creative Space, Liverpool
Paraty Em Foco, International Photography Festival, Brazil
Hoopers Gallery Summer Show
Surreal Women, Cob Gallery
The Divided Self, Cob Gallery, London
Versailles, The Gallery on Redchurch Street, London
The Royal We, Guts for Garters, Londo

2010
176 / Zabludowicz Collection, Chalk Farm, London
Moscow Young Artist Biennale, Moscow, Russia
Park Night, Pumphouse Gallery, Battersea Park, London
Surreal Nightmares, Shunt, London Bridge
Album, Wolstenholme Projects, Liverpool Biennial
Mini Exhibition, Rydges Hotel, South Kensington, London

2009
Art Below Zero, Westbourne Studios, Notting Hill
RCA Secret, Gulbenkian Gallery, Royal College of Art, London
The London Art Fair, Angel

2008
The New Sensations, Saatchi Gallery / Channel 4, London
Siteshow, Belgravia, London
The Shape of Things to Come, Battersea Park Events Arena

2007 / 2006
LLGFF, National Film Theatre
Xhibit, The Arts Gallery, London
The Vegas Gallery, Shoreditch
oken, Bethnal Green Old Town Hall
This Way Up, Temporary Contemporary, Deptford, 2006 

Awards / Residencies

2017
Archisle International Photographer in Residence Award

2016
Ibero-American Arts Award finalist

2015
UK/RAINE Art Prize: Shortlisted (pending), Firtash Foundation and Saatchi Gallery, November
Residency: The London Intensive, The Slade / Camden Arts Centre, August
Photobook Melbourne Photography Prize finalist (pending), February
irst Book Award Nomination, Nominated by Sheyi Bankale, Pending

2014
Residency: Soil Culture, The Centre for Contemporary Art and the Natural World, White Moose, Barnstaple
Foam Talent
Residency: Babayan Culture House, Cappadocia, Turkey, June
Aesthetica Art Prize longlist

2013
Residency: Downstairs gallery, Great Brampton House, Hereford, September

2012
Jove Foundation International Art Prize Shortlist
The Catlin Prize finalist

2011
Honorary Lumi Award
New Sensations Winner, Saatchi Gallery and Channel 4
Conran Award
Bar-Tur Award Shortlist

2010
Prix Leica Finalist
Spoonfed’s Top Ten London Photographers, www.spoonfed.com
Top 50 Artists, Art Takes Miami, SCOPE Art Show
RCA Bursary

2009
International Photography Awards Honorable Mention
Man Group Scholarship
Ovenden Contemporary First Prize
Adobe International Design Achievement Awards, Photography semi-final Honors
Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize final judging

2008 / 2006
The New Sensations shortlist, Saatchi Gallery & Channel 4
Compello Art & Saatchi Photography Winner
NESTA Creative Sparks Award
National Volunteering Awards Finalist
Arts Leadership Award, The Arts Community Exchange

Documentaries

2016
TV Programme; Master of Photography, Sky Arts; Semi-Final special guest, launching 21st July

2014
Foam Talent

2013
There Then Hear Now, Resonance FM, November
Culture Vultures, Silvia Krupinska, Sky TV, March

2012
Souvenirs From Earth, SFE TV, French and German Cable TV, Dec
Vitamin Magazine

2013
Random Acts, Channel 4
Crane TV, Oct
Darkly Digital & Divine, Documentary, Robert Adanto

Publications

2016
‘Jonny Briggs’ Unseen Magazine, Autumn
Photography and Psychoanalysis’ Unseen Magazine, Autumn
Tate’s Playground Magazine, 4, May
Foam Magazine, issue 44, April

2015
Space to Rent, Elephant Magazine, Jan
D31 Photographs that will show you the future of Photography, Arianna Catania, The Huffington Post, January
«Foam», l’autre pays de l’image, Libération, National Newspaper of France
Qatar, famille et perroquets, Libération, National Newspaper of France

2014 
Fotomuseum naar Dubai en New York, Algemeen Dagblad, National newspaper of The Netherlands,
Foam Talent, Foam Magazine, September
Devon Life Magazine, August
The Kyunghyang Shinmun, National Newspaper of South Korea, May
Glass Magazine, It’s a Kind of Magic, Bonnie Friend, May
Interview with Jareh Das: Paper Journal, March
Introdex Magazine, March
Blog: Stumped, Photographers’ Gallery, January
Blog: Nothing is Normal, Bridget Coaker commission for Photoworks, November
Book: Le Grand Magasin Surréaliste, September
iBook: 100 London Artists Volume 2, January
Aesthetica Magazine June
Slate Magazine (USA), June
Arts London News, May
Art of England, March
Coming Out Fighting, Elephant Magazine, Winter 2012/13
Discoball Breaker, Feb
Art Daily, Feb

2012
Pipeline Magazine, Oct
Wonderland Magazine, Aug
Steal Their Skills, Flybe Magazine, June
Art Chats: Jonny Briggs, Who’s Jack Magazine, May
The Independent, Young, Gifted and British, May
Catlin Art Prize 2012, Who’s Jack Magazine, May
Watching Paint Dry, May
Have a word…, Beautiful Crime, May
Oh Dearism, May
In the Name of the Father, Artribune, Italy, May
Jotta, April
Out of Focus, Dazed and Confused, April
Wall Street International Magazine, March
Look Into Me, Aishti Magazine, Lebanon, March
Avant Art, Glass Magazine, March
FAD Website, March
Out of Focus: Photography, Saatchi Gallery, London, March
Vogue Italia, March
Tempi, Italy, March
Jonny Briggs, The Week Magazine, Jan
The Guardian, Young British Artists 2.0 try to make way in wake of Hirst and Co, Jan 2012
BBC News, In Pictures; The Catlin Guide, Jan
The Catlin Guide
La Stampa, Italy

2010
Top Ten London Photographers, www.spoonfed.com
Design Week magazine, Photography & Image
Steal Their Skills, Flybe Magazine, June

2008
Less Common More Sense Magazine

2007
Chelsea College of Art Prospectus
Medium Magazine
Time Out Magazine

Jonny Briggs

(b. 1985, London, England)
Lives and works between London and Margate.
Represented by Ncontemporary

2008 - 2011: MA Fine Art, Royal College of Art, London, UK
2005 - 2008: BA (Hons) Fine Art (First Class), Chelsea College of Art and Design, London, UK

Exhibitions

2017
Group Show: At Home She’s a Tourist, curated by Tom Lovelace, Copeland Gallery, London,(with tours for Photo London VIP, The Photographers’ Gallery and Tate Patrons)
Two-person Show: The Manicured Wild; Evy Jokhova & Jonny Briggs, Kristin Hjellegjerde, London
Group Show & Commission: From Selfie to Self Expression; Saatchi Gallery, London
Solo Show: Photoforum PasquArt Photo Museum, Switzerland

2016
Unseen Art Fair, Amsterdam, MC2, September
When something bad happens more than once, it starts to feel normal, Ncontemporary, Turin, November
Solo Show; Photoforum PasquArt Photo Museum, Switzerland, Jan 29th – 26th March
Group Show; Centre Photographique, Rouen, Normandy, France, Curated by Raphaëlle Stopin, June 8th
Soil Culture: Young Shoots, The Eden Project, Cornwall, 8 January – 21 February

2015
Enfances, Galerie d’YS, Brussels, Belgium, November
Solo project: To Eat With the Eyes, Cabin Gallery, 20th November – 31st December
UK/RAINE art prize, Saatchi Gallery, November 24th 2015 – January 3rd 2016
Solo Show; Galleria Marie-Laure Fleisch, Rome, opening April 20th
DEAD; Saatchi Gallery, London, June
Soil Culture touring exhibition; including White Moose, Dartington, Peninsula Arts and Hauser & Wirth Somerset
Fondazione Fotografia Modena, Italy, September
Solo Show; N Contemporary, hosted at MC2 Gallery, Milan, Italy, September
The London Intensive, Camden Arts Centre
Catlin Prize World Tour, Details to be confirmed
Photo 50; Against Nature, London Art Fair, curated by Sheyi Bankale, 21st – 25th January 2015
Florilegia, Grimaldi Gavin, Mayfair, Jan

2014
Group Show, Ermanno Tedeschi, Tel Aviv,September – October
Foam Talent 2014, l’Atelier Néerlandais, Paris, September 4th – November 23rd
Facing the Wild – The Unknown, The Others Fair, Turin, Curated by Emanuele Norsa and Andrea Scarso, 6th – 9th November
Foam Talent 2014, East Wing Gallery, Dubai, November 26th 2014 – Jan 2nd 2015
Foam Talent 2014, Unseen Photo Fair, Amsterdam, September 17th – 21st
Solo show: Monstrares, Julie Meneret, New York, opening February 26th
Future Flesh, 223 Gallery, Waterloo, March

2013
Family Politics, Jerwood Space, London, November
The Future Can Wait, Victoria House, London, October
Masquerade, White Moose Gallery, Barnstaple, August
Ceri Hand Summer Fete, Ceri Hand Gallery, August
Solo show; Ancestral Home, Simon Oldfield Gallery, London, April-June 21s
Utopie Distribuée, White Project, Paris, April
Masquerade, High House Gallery, Oxford, Feb
Reality Check, 44AD, Bath, Feb
Bologna Art Fair, Italy, Jan


2012
Seduction, Simon Oldfield Gallery, London, Dec
Fresh Faced and Wild Eyed, Photographers’ Gallery, London, Sept
This Is London, Shizaru Gallery, London, July
Courtship of the Peoples, Simon Oldfield Gallery, London, June
Out of Focus: Photography, Saatchi Gallery, London, May
The Catlin Prize, London, May
Solo show, White Project, Paris, April
Solo show, FaMa Gallery, Verona, March
The Catlin Guide, London Art Fair, Jan

2011
Prix Leica, Marta Herford Museum, Germany
The Way We Live Now, The Design Museum, London
Father, Wolstenholme Creative Space, Liverpool
Paraty Em Foco, International Photography Festival, Brazil
Hoopers Gallery Summer Show
Surreal Women, Cob Gallery
The Divided Self, Cob Gallery, London
Versailles, The Gallery on Redchurch Street, London
The Royal We, Guts for Garters, Londo

2010
176 / Zabludowicz Collection, Chalk Farm, London
Moscow Young Artist Biennale, Moscow, Russia
Park Night, Pumphouse Gallery, Battersea Park, London
Surreal Nightmares, Shunt, London Bridge
Album, Wolstenholme Projects, Liverpool Biennial
Mini Exhibition, Rydges Hotel, South Kensington, London

2009
Art Below Zero, Westbourne Studios, Notting Hill
RCA Secret, Gulbenkian Gallery, Royal College of Art, London
The London Art Fair, Angel

2008
The New Sensations, Saatchi Gallery / Channel 4, London
Siteshow, Belgravia, London
The Shape of Things to Come, Battersea Park Events Arena

2007 / 2006
LLGFF, National Film Theatre
Xhibit, The Arts Gallery, London
The Vegas Gallery, Shoreditch
oken, Bethnal Green Old Town Hall
This Way Up, Temporary Contemporary, Deptford, 2006 

Awards / Residencies

2017
Archisle International Photographer in Residence Award
Paul Huf Award Nomination

2016
Ibero-American Arts Award finalist

2015
UK/RAINE Art Prize: Shortlisted (pending), Firtash Foundation and Saatchi Gallery, November
Residency: The London Intensive, The Slade / Camden Arts Centre, August
Photobook Melbourne Photography Prize finalist (pending), February
irst Book Award Nomination, Nominated by Sheyi Bankale, Pending

2014
Residency: Soil Culture, The Centre for Contemporary Art and the Natural World, White Moose, Barnstaple
Foam Talent
Residency: Babayan Culture House, Cappadocia, Turkey, June
Aesthetica Art Prize longlist

2013
Residency: Downstairs gallery, Great Brampton House, Hereford, September

2012
Jove Foundation International Art Prize Shortlist
The Catlin Prize finalist

2011
Honorary Lumi Award
New Sensations Winner, Saatchi Gallery and Channel 4
Conran Award
Bar-Tur Award Shortlist

2010
Prix Leica Finalist
Spoonfed’s Top Ten London Photographers, www.spoonfed.com
Top 50 Artists, Art Takes Miami, SCOPE Art Show
RCA Bursary

2009
International Photography Awards Honorable Mention
Man Group Scholarship
Ovenden Contemporary First Prize
Adobe International Design Achievement Awards, Photography semi-final Honors
Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize final judging

2008 / 2006
The New Sensations shortlist, Saatchi Gallery & Channel 4
Compello Art & Saatchi Photography Winner
NESTA Creative Sparks Award
National Volunteering Awards Finalist
Arts Leadership Award, The Arts Community Exchange

Documentaries

2016
TV Programme; Master of Photography, Sky Arts; Semi-Final special guest, launching 21st July

2014
Foam Talent

2013
There Then Hear Now, Resonance FM, November
Culture Vultures, Silvia Krupinska, Sky TV, March

2012
Souvenirs From Earth, SFE TV, French and German Cable TV, Dec
Vitamin Magazine

2013
Random Acts, Channel 4
Crane TV, Oct
Darkly Digital & Divine, Documentary, Robert Adanto

Publications

2016
‘Jonny Briggs’ Unseen Magazine, Autumn
Photography and Psychoanalysis’ Unseen Magazine, Autumn
Tate’s Playground Magazine, 4, May
Foam Magazine, issue 44, April

2015
Space to Rent, Elephant Magazine, Jan
D31 Photographs that will show you the future of Photography, Arianna Catania, The Huffington Post, January
«Foam», l’autre pays de l’image, Libération, National Newspaper of France
Qatar, famille et perroquets, Libération, National Newspaper of France

2014
Fotomuseum naar Dubai en New York, Algemeen Dagblad, National newspaper of The Netherlands,
Foam Talent, Foam Magazine, September
Devon Life Magazine, August
The Kyunghyang Shinmun, National Newspaper of South Korea, May
Glass Magazine, It’s a Kind of Magic, Bonnie Friend, May
Interview with Jareh Das: Paper Journal, March
Introdex Magazine, March
Blog: Stumped, Photographers’ Gallery, January
Blog: Nothing is Normal, Bridget Coaker commission for Photoworks, November
Book: Le Grand Magasin Surréaliste, September
iBook: 100 London Artists Volume 2, January
Aesthetica Magazine June
Slate Magazine (USA), June
Arts London News, May
Art of England, March
Coming Out Fighting, Elephant Magazine, Winter 2012/13
Discoball Breaker, Feb
Art Daily, Feb

2012
Pipeline Magazine, Oct
Wonderland Magazine, Aug
Steal Their Skills, Flybe Magazine, June
Art Chats: Jonny Briggs, Who’s Jack Magazine, May
The Independent, Young, Gifted and British, May
Catlin Art Prize 2012, Who’s Jack Magazine, May
Watching Paint Dry, May
Have a word…, Beautiful Crime, May
Oh Dearism, May
In the Name of the Father, Artribune, Italy, May
Jotta, April
Out of Focus, Dazed and Confused, April
Wall Street International Magazine, March
Look Into Me, Aishti Magazine, Lebanon, March
Avant Art, Glass Magazine, March
FAD Website, March
Out of Focus: Photography, Saatchi Gallery, London, March
Vogue Italia, March
Tempi, Italy, March
Jonny Briggs, The Week Magazine, Jan
The Guardian, Young British Artists 2.0 try to make way in wake of Hirst and Co, Jan 2012
BBC News, In Pictures; The Catlin Guide, Jan
The Catlin Guide
La Stampa, Italy

2010
Top Ten London Photographers, www.spoonfed.com
Design Week magazine, Photography & Image
Steal Their Skills, Flybe Magazine, June

2008
Less Common More Sense Magazine

2007
Chelsea College of Art Prospectus
Medium Magazine
Time Out Magazine

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