Biography of artist Jonny Briggs




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


Solo Show, CABIN Gallery, London, UK

Fondazione Fotografia Modena, Italy
Solo Show, N Contemporary, hosted at MC2 Gallery, Milan, Italy
The London Intensive, Camden Arts Centre, London, UK
Soil Culture touring exhibition; including Kew Gardens, White Moose, Peninsula Arts and Hauser & Wirth Somerset
Catlin Prize World Tour
Photobook Melbourne Photography Prize, Melbourne, Australia
Photo 50; Against Nature, London Art Fair, London, UK
Florilegia, Grimaldi Gavin, Mayfair, UK


Group Show, Ermanno Tedeschi, Tel Aviv, Israel
Foam Talent 2014, l’Atelier Néerlandais, Paris, France
Facing the Wild – The Unknown, The Others Fair, Turin, Italy
Foam Talent 2014, East Wing Gallery, Dubai, UAE
Foam Talent 2014, Unseen Photo Fair, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Solo Show, Monstrares, Julie Meneret, New York, USA
Future Flesh, 223 Gallery, Waterloo, UK

Family Politics, Jerwood Space, London, UK
The Future Can Wait, Victoria House, London, UK
Masquerade, White Moose Gallery, Barnstaple, UK
Ceri Hand Summer Fete, Ceri Hand Gallery, Liverpool, UK
Solo show; Ancestral Home, Simon Oldfield Gallery, London, UK
Utopie Distribuée, White Project, Paris, France
Masquerade, High House Gallery, Oxford, UK
Reality Check, 44AD, Bath, UK
Bologna Art Fair, Italy


Seduction, Simon Oldfield Gallery, London, UK
Fresh Faced and Wild Eyed, Photographers’ Gallery, London, UK
This Is London, Shizaru Gallery, London, UK
Courtship of the Peoples, Simon Oldfield Gallery, London, UK
Out of Focus: Photography, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK
The Catlin Prize, London, UK
Solo Show, White Project, Paris, France
Solo Show, FaMa Gallery, Verona, Italy
The Catlin Guide, London Art Fair, London, UK


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


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


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


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


LLGFF, National Film Theatre, London, UK
Xhibit, The Arts Gallery, London, UK
The Vegas Gallery, Shoreditch, London, UK
Token, Bethnal Green Old Town Hall, London, UK


This Way Up, Temporary Contemporary, Deptford, London, UK


2015 Residency-The London Intensive, The Slade / Camden Arts Centre, London, UK
2015 Finalist (pending)-Photobook Melbourne Photography Prize
2015 Nomination (pending)-First Book Award                                                                            
2015 Publication-Space to Rent, Elephant Magazine
2015 Publication-31 Photographs that will show you the future of Photography, Arianna Catania, The Huffington Post, January 2015
2015 Publication-«Foam», l’autre pays de l’image, Libération, National Newspaper of France
2015 Publication-Qatar, famille et perroquets, Libération, National Newspaper of France
2014 Residency- Soil Culture, The Centre for Contemporary Art and the Natural World, White Moose, Barnstaple, UK
2014 Winner- Foam Talent
2014 Documentary- Foam Talent                                                                                            
2014 Residency- Babayan Culture House, Cappadocia, Turkey
2014 Nomination- Paul Huf Award
2014 Longlist- Aesthetica Art Prize                                            
2014 Publication-Fotomuseum naar Dubai en New York, Algemeen Dagblad, National newspaper of The Netherlands
2014 Publication-Foam Talent, Foam Magazine
2014 Publication-Devon Life Magazine
2014 Publication-The Kyunghyang Shinmun, National Newspaper of South Korea
2014 Publication-Monthly Photography, South Korea
2014 Publication-Glass Magazine, It’s a Kind of Magic, Bonnie Friend
2014 Interview with Jareh Das: Paper Journal
2014 Publication-Introdex Magazine
2014 Publication-Blog: Stumped, Photographers’ Gallery
2014 Publication-Book: Le Grand Magasin Surréaliste
2014 Publication-iBook: 100 London Artists Volume
2013 Residency- Downstairs gallery, Great Brampton House, Hereford, UK
2013 Publication-Blog: Nothing is Normal, Bridget Coaker commission for Photoworks
2013 Publication-Aesthetica Magazine
2013 Publication-Slate Magazine (USA)
2013 Publication-Arts London News
2013 Publication-Art of England
2012/2013 Publication-Coming Out Fighting, Elephant Magazine, Winter 2012/13
2013 Publication-Discoball Breaker
2013 Documentary-There Then Hear Now, Resonance FM
2013 Documentary-Culture Vultures, Silvia Krupinska, Sky TV                                 
2013 Publication-ArtDaily                                                                                                        
2012 Shortlist-Jove Foundation International Art Prize
2012 Finalist-The Catlin Prize
2012 Publication-Pipeline Magazine
2012 Publication-Wonderland Magazine
2012 Publication-Steal Their Skills, Flybe Magazine
2012 Publication-Art Chats: Jonny Briggs, Who’s Jack Magazine
2012 Publication-The Independent, Young, Gifted and British
2012 Publication-Catlin Art Prize 2012, Who’s Jack Magazine
2012 Publication-Watching Paint Dry
2012 Publication-Have a word…, Beautiful Crime
2012 Publication-Oh Dearism
2012 Publication-In the Name of the Father, Artribune, Italy
2012 Publication-Familiar / Familial, FaMa Gallery, Verona
2012 Publication-Jotta
2012 Publication-Out of Focus, Dazed and Confused
2012 Publication-Wall Street International Magazine
2012 Publication-Look Into Me, Aishti Magazine, Lebanon
2012 Publication-Avant Art, Glass Magazine
2012 Publication-FAD Website
2012 Publication-Out of Focus: Photography, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK
2012 Publication-Vogue Italia
2012 Publication-Tempi, Italy
2012 Publication-Jonny Briggs, The Week Magazine
2012 Publication-The Guardian, Young British Artists 2.0 try to make way in wake of Hirst and Co.
2012 Publication-BBC News, In Pictures; The Catlin Guide
2012 Publication-The Catlin Guide
2012 Publication-La Stampa, Italy
2012 Documentary-Souvenirs From Earth, SFE TV, French and German Cable TV                          
2012 Documentary-Vitamin Magazine,
2011 Honorary Lumi Award
2011 Winner- New Sensations, Saatchi Gallery and Channel 4, London, UK
2011 Winner-Conran Award
2011 Shortlist- Bar-Tur Award                                                                                                  
2011 RCA Bursary
2011 Publication-Saatchi’s New Sensations: Awarding the Talented, The Huffington Post
2011 Publication-Time to Dare to Be Different, The Times
2011 Publication-Hard Cover; Image Perspectives, Blackdog Publishing
2011 Publication-The Best of Londons Degree Shows, Spoonfed
2011 Publication-British Journal of Photography
2011 Publication-Shopping Hour Magazine
2011 Documentary-Random Acts, Channel 4
2011 Documentary-Crane                                                                      
2011 Documentary-Darkly Digital & Divine, Documentary, Robert Adanto
2010 Finalist-Prix Leica
2010 Spoonfed’s Top Ten London Photographers,
2010 Top 50 Artists, Art Takes Miami, SCOPE Art Show
2010 Publication-Top Ten London Photographers,
2010 Publication-Design Week magazine, Photography & Image                                    2009 Honourable Mention- International Photography Awards Man Group Scholarship
2009 Winner-Ovenden Contemporary
2009 Winner- NESTA Creative Sparks Award                                                               
2009 Semi-Final Honours- Adobe International Design Achievement Awards                  2009 Final Jugding-Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize
2008 Shortlist-The New Sensations, Saatchi Gallery & Channel 4, London, UK
2008 Winner-Compello Art & Saatchi Photography
2008 Publication-Less Common More Sense Magazine
2007 Publication-Chelsea College of Art Prospectus
2007 Publication-Medium Magazine
2007 Publication-Time Out Magazine                                                                      
2006 Finalist-National Volunteering Awards
2006 Winner-Arts Leadership Award, The Arts Community Exchange

Imposition, 2012  C-Type Lambda print 81 x 63 cm 31 7/8 x 24 3/4 in

Imposition, 2012
C-Type Lambda print
81 x 63 cm
31 7/8 x 24 3/4 in