CURRENT WORK & BIO > Bio & Gallery Affiliation

Julian Jackson lives and works in Brooklyn, NY.

He studied painting, printmaking, photography, and performance at Mass. College of Art, Boston, MA, and Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA. His paintings have been exhibited widely nationally and internationally. Jackson had his fifth solo show with Kathryn Markel Fine Art in NYC in May, 2018. In 2017 he was featured artist at NY Artlab, Umeda Gallery, Hankyu, Osaka Japan, and exhibited at the Chautauqua Institute. In 2015 he had his second solo exhibition with Page Bond Gallery, Richmond, VA. In 2013 he had his fourth solo exhibition at Galerie Kaysser in Munich Germany, In 2011 he had solo exhibitions at Karan Ruhlen Gallery in Santa Fe, NM, Page Bond Gallery in Richmond, VA., and Galerie Kaysser in Munich. He has also has solo exhibitions at 490 Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, and Galerie Kaysser, Ruhpolding, Germany.

Recent note worthy museum exhibitions include: Haus der Kunst, Munich Germany, Herbert F. Johnson Museum, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, Shore Institute of Contemporary Art, Long Branch, NJ, Galerie Parterre, Berlin, Germany, The Icebox, Crane Arts, Philadelphia, PA, The Bau Institute, Aragonese Castle of Otranto, Italy, ParisCONCRET, Paris, France, and Deutscher Künstlerbund, Berlin, Germany

Jackson has been awarded fellowships from the MacDowell Colony, the Millay Colony, the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, and Soaring Gardens, and has twice been visiting artist at the Oberfalzer Kunstlerhaus in Schwandorf Germany. He currently serves on the artists advisory panel for BRIC artspace in Brooklyn, NY, and is a member and former secretary of the American Abstract Artists.

Jackson’s work can be found in numerous public and private collections in the US and abroad including the Museum of Modern Art, NY, the Metropolitan Museum, NY, and the Phillips Collection, Washington, DC.

2001 - 2010, Co- Founder and Director of Metaphor Contemporary Art, Brooklyn, NY. Metaphor curated and produced more than 85 exhibitions in ten years of activity. Website:

studio: 382 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 1117


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White and Case LLC
The Sundance Corporation, NYC, NY
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U.S. Embassy, Ulan Bator, Mongolia
City Center, Las Vegas
Shangri-la Hotel, Shanghai, China
The Sagamore Hotel, Miami Beach, FL
The City of Salzburgh, Austria
The Abbey Resort, Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
The Museum of Modern Art, NYC*
The Metropolitan Museum, NYC*
The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC*
Pat Steir, NYC, NY
Steve Markel, VA and FL
and numerous private collections in the US and abroad

*AAA 75th Anniversary Print Portfolio