Jake Abrams

BA Illustration & Animation


Jake Abrams MA is a National Art Design and Media Teaching Fellow . He is a principal Lecturer in Illustration and Animation at Kingston  and has taught widely nationally and internationally.. He is currently the Level 5 BA tutor.

Jake Abrams work has shown in galleries at both national and international venues: Oslo, Norway; Museum of Botswana; The SouthBank Centre , London. He is an active practisioner working for a wide range of Illustration clients. He recently completed the book cover illustrations for Roddy Doyle's 'Bullfighting'  and Julian Barnes' 'Flaubert's Parrot'. He has worked  for National Newspapers such as The Independent, The Guardian, The Observer, The Financial Times and The Times. He has worked for a wide variety of magazines in the UK and overseas. He has done illustrations  for Creative Review, Blueprint, GQ , Director and CNN .

A solo exhibition of original printmaking and investigation of innovative typographic form, Z-A, was premiered at the Galleri Brenneriet in Oslo and then shown at Kingston University. He also had a solo exhibition at The Southbank Centre, London in 2009 showing the work he completed as part of his Artist Residency at The London Sinfonietta .



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