Contact: Email:  Instagram: @jake_wood_artist


Based at Sun Pier House, Chatham, Kent. See Jake's artist profile  here  


2018-2021 BA (Hons) Fine Art, University for the Creative Arts, Canterbury

2016-2018 UAL Level 3 Extended Diploma in Art & Design, University for the Creative Arts, Rochester

Live/Commissioned Performances 

2022 'A sea Change' Commissioned performance for Art in Romney Marsh Visual Art Festivals, Ivychurch, Romeny Marsh 

2022 ClubUraina, Cambridge Junction, Cambridge 

2022 'Muscle Mary meets river medway' Commissioned performance for Electric Medway Digital Arts Festival, Sun Pier House Project Space, Chatham

2020 30x30 – Live Performance Brewery Tap UCA Project Space, Folkestone

2019 End of year show – Live Performance Herbert Read Gallery, Canterbury

Solo Exhibitions

2023 Muscle Mary, Vane Gallery, Gateshead, Newcastle Upon Tyne

2021 Intruder Electric Medway Digital Arts Festival, Masonic Hall, Rochester 

2021 “Both artist and material” The Studio, Folkestone Fringe Triennial, Folkestone

Group Exhibitions

2022 Our Screen Heritage Funded by Heritage Fund & Margate Pride, The Margate School, Margate 

2022 Sun Pier House Twitter Take Over Exhibition Riverside Gallery, Sun Pier House, Chatham 

2022 'They/Them/Thier: Naturally Not Binary' IMT Gallery, London 

2022 Residents Show, Riverside Gallery, Sun Pier House, Chatham

2022 In Search of Overwhelming Banality The Status Quo of Public Spaces, One Minute Space Gallery, Athens, Greece

2021 Opening Show, The Woodenbox Gallery, Ramsgate  

2021 @ Disturbance residency and development programme, live Performance and video installation art showcase screening, Ugly Duck Gallery, London

2021 OUT [OF OUR COMFORT ZONE] - live performance Folkestone Fringe Triennial Brewery Tap UCA Project Space, Folkestone

2021 House Party ‘Digital’ CRATE Studio & Project Space, Margate

2021 GRAD Award Show CRATE Studio & Project Space, Margate

2021 Visible Pride Folkestone Pride Space7gallery, Folkestone

2021 project space UCA Canterbury BA (Hons) Fine Art graduate showcase (online)

2021 UCA Graduation showcase (online)

2021 ‘Still Here’ Curated Brewery Tap UCA Project Space, Folkestone

2021 The Yummy King Collaboration piece with Dan Andrews, UCA Kent Galleries, Canterbury 

2020 ‘Out of Isolation’ UCA Kent Galleries, Canterbury 

2019 Materiality vs Concept UCA Kent Galleries, Canterbury 

2018 Showcasing FE Zandra Rhodes Gallery, Rochester 

2018 FE Final Major Project show UCA Kent Galleries, Rochester 

Artist talks/Lectures

2023 BA (Hons) Fine Art Year 3 University for the Creative Arts, Canterbury, Kent, Funding Creative Projects Session

2021 Foundation in Art & Design University for the Creative Arts, Rochester, Kent, Artistic Practice Talk

2020 Foundation in Art & Design University for the Creative Arts, Rochester, Kent, Fine Art Talk


2022-Current Visiting Lecturer, University for the Creative Arts Canterbury

2022-Current Digital Associate, Electric Medway, Chatham 

2022 LGBTQ+ Audio Trial Supported by the National Heritage Fund with Art in Romney Marsh

2021 Artist Trainee, The Resident Platform Artist in residence Programme with Strange Cargo, Folkestone 

2021 Internship with Art in Romney Marsh


2022 ClubUraina Residency, Cambridge Junction, Cambridge

2022 Electric Medway 'Augmented River' Commissioned Residency, Chatham

2022 Reignite Artist Bursary: Funded Residency with Home Live Art 

2021 @ Disturbance Residency and Development Programme, Ugly Duck, London

2021 UCA x CRATE GRAD Award Residency, CRATE Studio & Project Space, Margate 

2018 Nominated for UAL Origins Award, London