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Founder of Firepit



Marcus Jake is a British Contemporary Artist, born in 1971.  He completed his BA in Fine Art at UWE, Bristol in 2016. 

Jake works in a variety of mediums, mixing traditional with modern techniques, creating visually unique and arresting artworks. 

There is a very distinct modern feel to the work, yet you also get a sense that there is a connection to the Early Renaissance and Romantic art movements.

The main themes of his work centre around connection, conflict, change, growth. He has the ability to take on tricky emotional subjects and through them, show the vulnerability, beauty and strength of what it means to be human. He does this without shying away from the parts that make the whole, showing that there is no light without dark. 

The goal it seems, is to create art that celebrates the bravery and courage from the path that we walk, both in connection and individually. To then entice the viewer in, to question whether their own connection to the piece is real and creating a dialogue between the art and the viewer.

Original Artwork can be purchased on Saatchi: 'Click Here'

Commissions page for details on commissioning me for work: 'Click Here'

I have chosen a small number of prints to sell as limited editions: 'Click Here'


BA Honours Degree Fine Art

Diploma of Higher Education Fine Art

Certificate of Higher Education in Photography

Transpersonal Counsellor Training Diploma

Past Exhibitions:

2022Flux Exhibition - Design District Greenwich. London

2021            Flux Exhibition - Design District Greenwich. London  

2020           Transitions and Displacements. Rome. Italy.

2020           Summer Small Works. AGGV. Victoria BC.

2019           The Other Art Fair. Victoria House. London, UK

2019           TD Art Gallery Paint In. AGGV. Victoria BC.

2019           Art Vancouver 'Uniting Nations Through Art' - Vancouver BC

2019           Flux Exhibition - The National Army Museum Chelsea. London.

2019           The Talented Art Fair - Truman Brewery. London.

2018           Brigadistas Return. Ajuntament de Malgrat de Mar. Spain.

2018           Figure and Form – Lingwood Samuel Gallery. Godalming

2018           Flux Exhibition – Chelsea University of the Arts. London

2017           Flux Exhibition – Chelsea University of the Arts. London

2016           Flux Exhibition – Truman Brewery. London.

2016           Tribe16 Art Festival – Ugly Duck. London.

2016           Exhibit Here Summer Exhibition – The Menier Gallery. London

2015           Royal College of Arts, Flux Exhibition. London

2015           The Landmark International Art Festival. London

2015           Edinburgh International Alternative Photography Festival.

2015           The Arnolfini, The Other Art Fair. Bristol

2015           13 the Gallery  - Group Show. Islington. London

2015           Clarke Willmott Emerging Artist Award, final selection. Bristol.

2015           Essence Art Exhibition, Hallam Conference Centre. London.

2015  Bristol – Palimpsest, as a reflective form. Bristol

2015           The Parlour Showrooms – Duende. Bristol

2015           My Painted House - Alma Vale. Bristol

2015           The Start Project - The Masquerade. Bristol

2015           Spike Island - Spike Open, Open submission. Bristol

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