Jason Jägel was born in 1971 in Boston, Massachusetts. He received degrees from California College of Arts and Crafts (BFA 1995) and Stanford University (MFA 2002). A monograph of his work entitled, Seventy-Three Funshine (2008), was created with an accompanying ten-inch vinyl record with music by Madlib and published by Electric Works, San Francisco. Jägel has been featured in numerous solo and group shows since 1995 including those in New York, Tokyo, Copenhagen, Milan, Barcelona, Los Angeles, Seattle, New Orleans and more. Jägel's work appears in the collections of The Museum of Modern Art, The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, The UCLA Hammer Museum and the Portland Museum of Art, among others. Jason lives with his wife and two daughters in San Francisco.

2002 MFA Stanford University, Stanford, CA
1995 BFA Painting, California College of Arts & Crafts, Oakland, CA


From the Sky Rivers Look Like Snake, Gallery 16, San Francisco, CA
(I’ll Fly) into Your Heart, Fifty24SF, San Francisco, CA
Fate In A Pleasant Mood, Galleri Christoffer Egelund, Copenhagen, Denmark
Free Time, Galleria Della Pina, Pietrasanta, Italy
Gramophone Rainbow, AMT / Alberto Matteo Torri, Milan, Italy
Seventy-Three Funshine, Electric Works, San Francisco, CA
(Like Life, But a) Simplified Version, Richard Heller Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
Paper Recording, Plane Space, Swab Art Fair, Barcelona, Spain
Paper Record, Greg Kucera Gallery, Seattle, WA
One Thing About Music, Plane Space, New York, NY
Flesh Of My Skin, Nathan Larramendy Gallery, Ojai, CA
Flesh Of My Skin, Queen's Nails Annex, San Francisco, CA
P's & Q's, Richard Heller Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
Peripheral Listens, Queen's Nails Annex, San Francisco, CA
Funny, Richard Heller Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
Even though the flowers bloom, scopeMiami, Richard Heller Gallery, Miami, FL
Boo Ya!, Richard Heller Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
Juvenile Theoretics, Susan Cummins Gallery, Mill Valley, CA

Hand Over Fist, RVCA, San Francisco, CA
Paper! Awesome!, Baer-Ridgeway Exhibitions, San Francisco, CA
Trace Elements, SF Arts Commission Gallery, San Francisco, CA
With Hidden Noise, David Krut Projects, New York, NY
Neither Up Nor Down, 111 Minna, San Francisco, CA
Saturday@Phillips, Phillips de Pury, New York, NY
Kick Out The Jams, The Luggage Store, San Francisco, CA
Artists of Invention: A Century of CCA, Oakland Museum, Oakland, CA
Civil Twilight, Electric Works, San Francisco, CA
Gangbusters, Plane Space, New York, NY
Scene\Seen: Recent Acquisitions from the Luckman Fine Arts Complex Permanent Collection, 1979-2006, California State University, Los Angeles, CA
"Don't Look" Contemporary Drawings from an Alumna's Collection (Martina Yamin, class of 1958), The Davis Museum and Cultural Center at Wellesley College, Wellesley, MA
Bananas!!!, 94 Prince Street, New York, NY
Paper Trails- New Adventures in Drawing, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, DK
Close Calls, Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA
Transformers, Donna Beam Fine Art Gallery UNLV, Las Vegas, NV
Five Habitats: Squatting at Langton, New Langton Arts, SF, CA
Claw Your Face Off, Plane Space, New York, NY
Paper Pushers, Richard L. Nelson Gallery, University of California, Davis
Project Room, Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
Bay Area Bazaar, Pulliam Deffenbaugh Gallery, Portland, OR
SPRAWL, Haley Martin Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Trillium Press, SFMOMA Artists Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Comic Release, Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA
San Francisco, New Image Art, Los Angeles, CA
Comics Stripped, Off the Preserve! a project of The di Rosa Preserve, Napa, CA
Comic Release, Regina Gouger Miller Gallery at Carnegie-Mellon University, Pittsburg, PA; Center for Contemporary Art, New Orleans, LA
Straight to Hell, Richard Heller Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
The Drawing Show, Lizabeth Oliveria Gallery, Oakland, CA
Group Exhibition, Green-Naftali, New York, NY
Kaboom!, Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Eureka: New Art from the Bay Area, San Diego Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego, CA
Eureka Fellowship Exhibition, San Jose Museum of Art & The Institute of Contemporary Art, San Jose, CA
Looking Towards the Future, SF MOMA Artists Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Tweakville, Catherine Clark Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Bay Area Now, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA
Bay Area Awards Show, New Langton Arts, San Francisco, CA