Curriculum Vitae

Jaisen has over ten years background experience in stage design, thematic painting and 3D design. He currently works as a creative advisor, specializing in inspiring people dealing with autism through various creative media. He currently resides and practices in the city of Newcastle Upon Tyne where he has a studio situated in the city centre.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015 – Nibbled to death by an Okapi... “by accident”, Abject Gallery, Newcastle
2014 – Breeze Creatives presents Jaisen Yates at Old Shire Hall, Durham
2012 – I Can Neither hold a Hawk or a Dove in my Hand, Moving Gallery, Newcastle
2010 – Corporation–ism Or Something Like That, Newcastle Artists Society
2010Battery Powered Vultures Encircling The Society Of The Spectacle, Richard Ling Gallery, Newcastle
2009/10 – collected works – part 2, Richard Ling Gallery, Newcastle
2009/10 – part 1, Newcastle Arts Society
2005 – Solo show, Brokdam Gallery
2005 – Think Of Place In The Sky, Musa Gallery, Newcastle

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2014 – The Late Shows, B&D Studios Newcastle
2013 – Great Eastern Bear, London
2013 – The Late Shows, Commercial Union House, Newcastle
2012 – B&D Studios, Retrospective, Newcastle
2010 –  Quiet Optimism With No Cunning Plan, group show, Richard Ling Gallery, Newcastle
2003 – Batch 03, Hatton Gallery, Newcastle University MFA Degree Show, Newcastle
2002 – Capital, Vane, Exhibitions in the City, Newcastle
2000 – Vane 2000, Newcastle

RESIDENCIES

2014/15/16 – Artist in residence, Breeze Creatives, Newcastle
2004 – Ten Feet Tall, Middlesbrough Artist in residency

PRIZES AND AWARDS

2005 – Study and Stay, Arts Council England prize
2004 – Winner of the Acupuncture Shoe Award. Creative visuals in the use of arresting photographic imagery in commercial advertising

EDUCATION

2003 – Masters in Fine Art, Newcastle University
2000 – BA Hons First class, Fine Art, Northumbria University