Jason Oddy
Curriculum Vitae

Selected Solo Exhibitions

Aug 2017 Concrete Spring. Casa Niemeyer, Brasilia.
Apr 2016 Concrete Spring. Gallery 32, The Brazilian Embassy, London.
Mar 2015 Gallery Vassie, Amsterdam.
Mar 2014 Perihelion. University of Hertfordshire Galleries, Hatfield.
Jan 2014 Concrete Spring. Smiths Row, Bury St. Edmunds.
Jan 2013 A Is For. James Hockey Gallery, UCA Farnham, Farnham.
Jan 2011 Within. Camera 16, Milan.
Aug 2007 In Memoriam. Kilkenny Arts Festival, Kilkenny.
Jun 2007 Turning Things Round. Catalyst Arts, Belfast.
Jan 2007 Newtopia. University of Hertfordshire Galleries, St. Albans.
Sep 2006 Playas. Photofusion, London.
Jun 2006 Newtopia. Fermynwoods Contemporary Art, Corby.
May 2006 Playas. Focal Point Gallery, Southend-on-Sea.
Feb 2006 Playas. The Photographers' Gallery, London.
Oct 2005 Hug Gallery, Amsterdam.
May 2004 Frederieke Taylor Gallery, New York.
Oct 2003 The Photographers' Gallery, London.
Sep 2002 Galerie Serieuze Zaken, Amsterdam.
Jul 2002 'D.I.N.G.F.Y.' The Frederieke Taylor Gallery, New York.
Apr 2002 Royal Pump Rooms Museum, Leamington Spa.
Sep 2001 Shroud. The Photographers' Gallery, London.
Dec 2000 Influencing Space. Yossi Milo Gallery, New York.
Sep 2000 Neue Prora. Henry Peacock Gallery, London.
Nov 1999 Sanatorium. The Architectural Association, London.
Oct 1999 Waiting Rooms. Henry Peacock Gallery, London.
Jul 1998 Dunroamin. The Alchemy Gallery, London.

Selected Group Exhibitions

Jan 2016 Made in Algeria, généalogie d'un territoire. MuCEM (Musée des Civilisations de l'Europe et de la Méditerranée), Marseilles.
Oct 2015 The Global Sixties. Tropenmuseum, Amsterdam.
Oct 2015 Deptford X Festival, London.
Oct 2015 Bread and Jam, London.
Jan 2015 The Presence of Absence. Berloni Gallery, London.
Oct 2014 Africa. Big Chance Big Change. The Milan Triennale, Milan.
Sep 2014 Amsterdam Unseen, Amsterdam.
May 2014 Bar For The Future. Belmacz Gallery, London.
Jan 2014 Le Projet Sfax. Palais Kheireddine, Tunis.
Jul 2012 Regards Croisés. European Parliament, Brussels.
Jun 2012 Bolingbroke: A View Backwards. CAA Gallery, London.
Oct 2011 Regards Croisés. Palais des Rais, Algiers.
Jan 2009 Absolute Evil. Kunstakademie Leipzig, Leipzig.
May 2008 Lucifer’s Greatest Works of Art. Fred, Leipzig.
Jan 2008 Photo 50. The London Art Fair, London.
Dec 2007 Varanasi. Nature Morte Gallery, Delhi.
July 2007 'says the junk in the yard'. Flowers East, London.
Jan 2007 On the wall. Aperture, New York.
May 2006 9 x 100:9. Galleria Santa Cecilia, Rome.
Nov 2005 The Photographers' Gallery at Paris Photo, Paris.
Sep 2005 Liminal Britain. University of North Texas Art Gallery, Denton, Texas.
Aug 2005 Inner Space. Focal Point Gallery, Southend-on-Sea.
Jul 2005 Déjà-vu. The Frederieke Taylor Gallery, New York.
Nov 2003 The Photographers' Gallery at Paris Photo, Paris.
May 2003 Frederieke Taylor Gallery, New York.
Nov 2002 Paris Photo, Paris.
Oct 2002 Armoury Photography Show, New York.
Sep 2002 Medicate. Royal Pump Rooms Museum, Leamington Spa, England.
Jun 2001 Gone Missing. Frederieke Taylor Gallery, New York.
Nov 2000 The Photographers' Gallery at Paris Photo, Paris.
Oct 2000 Print Circle. The Photographer's Gallery, London.
Sep 2000 La Lettre Volée. Kanal 20, Brussels.
Sep 2000 I turned with me… Mafuji Gallery, London.
Mar 2000 Residual Property. Portfolio Gallery, Edinburgh.
Dec 1999 The Special Photographers' Company, London.
May 1998 Inside. New Inn Yard, London.


University College London, M.A. (Distinction) in 'French & Post-War Literary Theory’.
University College London, B.A. (Hons) in ‘French Language & Literature’.


Sessional lecturer, School of Photography, UCA Farnham. Visiting lecturer in photography at various institutions including The School of Visual Arts (New York); Central St. Martins (UK); Domus Academy (Italy); Nottingham Trent University (UK).


Wellcome Foundation; Channel 4; US State Department; Citibank Private Bank; DZ Bank; Michael Wilson Centre For Photography; Elton John collection; University of Hertfordshire.

Awards & Grants

Graham Foundation Grant. Numerous Arts Council England awards for creative writing and the visual arts. University of the Creative Arts Promising Researcher Award. British Academy Award for post-graduate study.

Selected catalogue essays, reviews and publications

2016 Made In Algeria catalogue. MuCEM / Hazan Publishing.
Digby Warde-Aldam. Concrete Spring review. Apollo Magazine.
Joe Lloyd. Concrete Spring review. Disegno.
Magali Lesauvage. Made In Algeria review. Exponaute Magazine.
2015 Global Sixties catalogue. Tropenmuseum Publishing.
2014 Roy Exley. Perihelion review. Photomonitor.
Rakesh Ramchurn. Concrete Spring preview. Architectural Review.
'Portfolio'. The New Review. The Independent on Sunday.
Concrete Spring preview. Wall Street Journal.
'Back to the Future.' The New York Times Magazine.
2013 Le Projet Sfax. Délégation de l’Union Européenne en Tunisie.
Ruth Dusseault. The Incomplete Illusion: Photographing the Training Ground. Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians.
Rachel Coombes. A Is For review. Aesthetica Magazine.
2011 Valentina Ciuffi. Within review. Abitare.
Ilaria Bacciochi. Within review. Vogue Italia.
2008 Fiona Sibley. Situations Vacant. Design Weekly.
2007 Lyle Rexer. Ways of Desertion. DAMn.
Artist Portfolio. Art Review.
Luke Ryan. Turning Architecture Round. The Irish Times.
Jessica Lack. The Photographer. Guardian Culture Supplement.
Elizabeth Hayes. Arts Council England Own Art Bulletin.
Culture Vulture. Building Design.
'How Do They Do That?' Philip Clarke. Digital Photographer.
2006 Thomas Atkinson. The US Border With Reality. The London Paper.
Anouchka Grose. Playas. Portfolio.
Craig Burnett. Playas. Catalogue Essay.
Newtopia. Patrick Duerden. Catalogue Essay.
2005 Merel Bem. Foto's onder politieke hoogspanning. De Volkskrant
Onheilslaboratorium. Vrij Nederland
'Playas: the replacement of reality.' Artist portfolio. Art Review.
'Inside Guantanamo Bay.' Lyle Rexer. Aperture.
Stokes Jones. ‘Seats of Power’. SeeSaw Magazine.
Deutsche Bank Photo Installation. Art Review.
2004 Lori Waxman. 'Critics' Pick'. Artforum.
'Politics that makes peace with the beauty of objects'. Holland Cotter. New York Times.
Lyle Rexer. Review. Art On Paper.
'Casting a Cool Eye...' Jesse McKinley. 'Casting a Cool Eye...' New York Times.
Lucy Bell. Review. 'An Eye On Order'. Coventry Evening Telegraph.
Ben Sadler. Review. Fused Magazine.
Steven Blake. Review. Art Space.
Simon Webb. Review. Metro Newspaper.
Pick of the Week. The Guardian.
See This! The Guardian Guide.
2003 'Inside the Pentagon'. Le Monde 2.
2001 Fisun Gunner. Review. Metro Newspaper.
Preview of 'Shroud'. Evening Standard.
The Palace of Nations. Tank.
Robert Mahoney. Gone Missing exhibition. Time Out New York.
'Choices'. Gone Missing exhibition. The Village Voice.
Exhibition Review. Gone Missing exhibition. The New Yorker.
Lyle Rexer. 'I Spy'. Metropolis Magazine.
'It Is Art Now'. Modern Painters.
2000 'Critics' pick'. Exhibition Preview. The New Yorker.
Julia Thrift. Exhibition review. Time Out.
'Frontrunners'. What's On.
Great. The Photographers' Gallery magazine.
BJP. Exhibition Preview.
Moira Jeffrey. 'Home Truths'. Exhibition Review. The Sunday Herald.
Neil Cameron. Exhibition Review. The Scotsman.
Susanna Beaumont. 'Domestic Space'. Exhibition Review. The List.
1999 'Collective Memory'. The Independent Magazine.
'The Remains of the Day'. The Independent Magazine.
Illustrated listing. Waiting Rooms exhibition. Time Out.
Simon Grant. 'Top 5 shows'. The Guardian Guide.
Roseanna Negrotti. Exhibition preview. 'Recommended'. What's On.
BJP. Exhibition preview.
1998 Jonathon Coe. 'Life at the edge of the world'. Observer Life Magazine.
Ria Higgins. Exhibition Review. What's On.