Sam Porritt
*1979 England

1999-2002 BA F/A Sculpture (first class) Chelsea School of Art & Design
2002-2005 Post Graduate Diploma Royal Academy Schools, London

Solo/Two person Exhibitions:
2010 ‘Life Is A Journey’ Brown, London
2009 ‘Keep The World Out’ Hats Plus, London
2007 ‘Hard & Fast & Soft & Gentle’ Brown, London
‘Untitled’ The Hex, London (with Tom Chamberlain)
2005 ‘Untitled’ Chungkingprojects, Los Angeles, U.S. 2004 ‘Untitled’ Dicksmith Gallery, London ‘Untitled’ Tannery Arts, London

Group Exhibitions:
2010 ‘Recent British Sculpture’ (curated by Tom Morton) Grimm Gallery, Amsterdam
‘Cash Gas Or Ass Nobody Rides For Free’ Benderspace, London
‘Back Yard’ Galerie Lucy Mackintosh, Lausanne
‘Nothing Is Forever’ The South London Gallery, London
2009 ‘Deceitful Moon’ (curated by Tom Morton) The Hayward Project
Space, London
‘Double Object’ Thomas Dane, London
‘Drawing 2009’ The Drawing Room, London (fundraiser)
‘Sons & Lovers’ 52 Metres, London
‘Contested Ground’ (curated by Gemma Lloyd) 176/Zabludowicz
Collection, London
2008 ‘Weight - Sharing’ Limoncello, London
‘The Hex, A Retrospective’ Limoncello, London
‘Double Objects’ (curated by Leigh Robb), Occasionals, London
‘Idiolects’ (curated by Lumi Tan), Brown, London
‘Markus Muller, Sam Porritt, Alexander Wolff’ Cafe Gallery Projects,
‘Untitled’ Kontainer Gallery, Los Angeles, U.S.
2007 ‘Drawing 2007’ The Drawingroom, London (fundraiser)
2006 ‘The wonder & horror of the human head’ (curated by Meg
Cranston), 4F gallery, Los Angeles, U.S. and Cubitt,
‘The Royal Academy Summer Exhibition’ The Royal Academy, London
‘Wandering Star’ (curated by Jeremy Ackerman), Gana Art Gallery,
Seoul, Korea (Catalogue)
‘Heads’ Pescali & Sprovieri, London
‘Dubai’ Kontainer Gallery, Los Angeles, U.S.
2005 ‘Polyfonia’ Jetty Barracks Gallery, Helsinki, Finland (curated by Jani
Rusica and Sini Pelkki) ‘Drawing 200’ The Drawingroom, London (fundraiser)
2004 ‘Dead Game’ Museum 52, London
‘Pastoral’ Dicksmith Gallery, London
‘Art School’ Bloomberg space, London (catalogue) ‘Magic doesn’t happen by magic’ The Empire, London
2003 ‘Group vs Show’ Dicksmith Gallery, London
‘Audiovisual’ 291 Gallery, London 2002 ‘Showcase 2’ Chelsea college of Art, London ‘Bloomberg New Contemporaries’ The Barbican Centre,
London and The Liverpool Biennial, (catalogue) 2001 ‘Location’ (curated by Claire Hooper), Trinity Buoy Wharf, London


‘In the studio with Sam Porritt’, Time Out, Helen Sumpter, July 5th 2010
‘Sam Porritt’ Art Review, Laura McLean-Ferris, April-May 2010
‘Rebecca Gelard’s Top 10 London shows in March and April 2010’ Saatchi Online Magazine
‘Sam Porritt Hats Plus, London’ Frieze Magazine, Tom Morton, Jan-Feb 2010
‘Artist Of The Week’ The L Magazine, Portrait by Lumi Tan December 24th 2008-January 6th 2009, p.55/56
‘40 Artists Under 40’ Time Out London, October 23rd - 29th 2008, p.21
‘The Evidence’ Ed, Natasha Rees, Issues 1 & 2
‘Wandering Star’ catalogue essay written by Sacha Craddock,
The Royal Academy Summer Show Illustrated 2006, p.157, p.167
‘The Art Review 25 London M.A. Graduates’ Art Rewiew, July 2005, p.119
‘A Face to Watch’ The Independent On Sunday, 19th June 2005
Kultureflash number 64, 4th November 2003
‘Sam Porritt Interviewed by Dosensos’ (Tobi Maier and Anna Colin) Resonance FM, 6th August 2003