Yung Jake was established on the internet in 2011 and received his BFA from California Institute of the Arts (Cal Arts) in 2012. He has had eleven solo exhibitions since 2014, including several shows at Steve Turner, Los Angeles, a project at ABC Berlin, and his previous solo shows with Tripoli Gallery, Twisted Metaland Emoji Portraits, which was featured in the New York Times. His artwork has been included in more than twenty group shows and showcased and sold in numerous art fairs including MiArt, Milan (2015), UNTITLED, Miami Beach (2016; 2017), Art Brussels, Belgium (2016), the Seattle Art Fair (2016), the Dallas Art Fair (2016), and Market Art + Design (2018). His work has been featured at venues including Sundance (2013), where his videos Datamosh(2011), and E.m-bed.de/d(2012) were screened, as well as performances in Los Angeles at the Hammer Museum (2013), REDCAT (2013), MOCA (2014), The Getty Center (2015), and in New York at the Museum of Modern Art (2016). In 2017, his solo booth with Steve Turner at Zona Maco Sur, Mexico City sold out. Also in 2017, Yung Jake was included in ARS17 at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, Helsinki, Finland, and in 2018 he exhibited in China at OCAT Shanghai with KADIST San Francisco. His first solo museum exhibition titled cartoonswas on view at Guild Hall, East Hampton, NY from April 20 through May 27, 2019. Yung Jake lives and works in California.

lifting weight , 2019

lifting weight , 2019

pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 x 3 inches (4 x 4 inches framed)
(7.6 x 7.6 cm)

totems (1-3/50), 2019
meme, 2019

meme, 2019

pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 x 3 inches (4 x 4 inches framed)
(7.6 x 7.6 cm)

Don't let the outside world affect ur innards (Sides 1 & 2), 2019

Don't let the outside world affect ur innards (Sides 1 & 2), 2019

powder coated frame, dry-erase marker, permanent marker, and post-its on dry erase board
75 x 45 x 24 inches
(190.5 x 114.3 x 61 cm)

*dancing dragon technique*, 2020

dancing dragon technique, 2020

nerf guns
24.5 x 7 x 6 inches
(62.23 x 17.78 cm)

skating, 2019

skating, 2019

pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 x 3 inches (4 x 4 inches framed)
(7.6 x 7.6 cm)

surfing, 2019

surfing, 2019

pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 x 3 inches (4 x 4 inches framed)
(7.6 x 7.6 cm)

shake, 2019

shake, 2019

pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 x 3 inches (4 x 4 inches framed)
(7.6 x 7.6 cm)

animation, 2019

animation, 2019

animation, tv, powder coated metal frame, and toy car
67 x 33 x 24 inches
(170.2 x 83.8 x 61 cm

, 2019

, 2019

pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 x 3 inches (4 x 4 inches framed)
(7.6 x 7.6 cm)

on go cart, 2019

on go cart, 2019

pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 x 3 inches (4 x 4 inches framed)
(7.6 x 7.6 cm)

*cabbages!*, 2021

cabbages!, 2021

nerf guns, sharpie, powder coated aluminum, hardware
51 x 36 x 6 inches
(129.54 x 91.44 cm)

playing video games, 2019

playing video games, 2019

pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 x 3 inches (4 x 4 inches framed)
(7.6 x 7.6 cm)

desk 7, 2019

desk 7, 2019

powder coated school desk with permanent marker, stickers, zip tie, and duct tape
30.5 x 22 x 33 inches
(77.5 x 55.9 x 84 cm)

holding up hair 2, 2019

holding up hair 2, 2019

pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 x 3 inches (4 x 4 inches framed)
(7.6 x 7.6 cm)

desk 6, 2019

desk 6, 2019

powder coated school desk with permanent marker, stickers, and duct tape
30.5 x 22 x 33 inches
(77.5 x 55.9 x 84 cm)

flying, 2019

flying, 2019

pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 x 3 inches (4 x 4 inches framed)
(7.6 x 7.6 cm)

desk 10, 2019

desk 10, 2019

powder coated school desk with permanent marker, stickers, and duct tape
30.5 x 22 x 33 inches
(77.5 x 55.9 x 84 cm)

desk 4, 2019

desk 4, 2019

powder coated school desk with permanent marker, stickers, and duct tape
30.5 x 22 x 33 inches
(77.5 x 55.9 x 84 cm)

*ostrich horse*, 2021

ostrich horse, 2021

nerf guns
20 x 14 x 14 inches
(50.8 x 35.56 cm)

desk 5, 2019

desk 5, 2019

powder coated school desk with permanent marker, stickers, and duct tape
30.5 x 22 x 33 inches
(77.5 x 55.9 x 84 cm)

*sozin’s comet*, 2021

sozin’s comet, 2021

nerf guns, sharpie, powder coated aluminum, hardware
51 x 36 x 6 inches
(129.54 x 91.44 cm)

desk 12, 2019

desk 12, 2019

powder coated school desk with permanent marker, stickers, zip tie, and duct tape
30.5 x 22 x 33 inches
(77.5 x 55.9 x 84 cm)

playing rdr2, 2019

playing rdr2, 2019

pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 x 3 inches (4 x 4 inches framed)
(7.6 x 7.6 cm)

log, 2019

log, 2019

pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 x 3 inches (4 x 4 inches framed)
(7.6 x 7.6 cm)

windy rd, 2019

windy rd, 2019

pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 x 3 inches (4 x 4 inches framed)
(7.6 x 7.6 cm)

*automated twists*, 2021

automated twists, 2021

digital video (01:37, loop), tv, powder coated metal frame
67 x 33 x 24 inches
(170.2 x 83.8 x 61 cm)

it crashed, 2019

it crashed, 2019

pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 x 3 inches (4 x 4 inches framed)
(7.6 x 7.6 cm)

desk 8, 2019

desk 8, 2019

powder coated school desk with permanent marker, stickers, and duct tape
30.5 x 22 x 33 inches
(77.5 x 55.9 x 84 cm)

I'll have a glass of ur finest wine/ok but if you had to choose one (Sides 1 & 2), 2019

I'll have a glass of ur finest wine/ok but if you had to choose one (Sides 1 & 2), 2019

powder coated frame, dry-erase marker, permanent marker, and post-its on dry erase board
75 x 45 x 24 inches
(190.5 x 114.3 x 61 cm)

realistic self portrait, 2019

realistic self portrait, 2019

pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 x 3 inches (4 x 4 inches framed)
(7.6 x 7.6 cm)

*the boulder*, 2021

the boulder, 2021

nerf guns, sharpie, powder coated aluminum, hardware
51 x 36 x 6 inches
(129.54 x 91.44 cm)

*lake loagai*, 2021

lake loagai, 2021

nerf guns, sharpie, powder coated aluminum, hardware
51 x 36 x 6 inches
(129.54 x 91.44 cm)

Potato Machine 1.0, 2020

Potato Machine 1.0, 2020

animation, tv, powder coated metal frame
67 x 33 x 24 inches
(170.2 x 83.8 x 61 cm)

looking at a dumpster , 2019

looking at a dumpster , 2019

pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 x 3 inches (4 x 4 inches framed)
(7.6 x 7.6 cm)

*hei bai*, 2021

hei bai, 2021

nerf guns
11.5 x 7 x 7.5 inches
(29.21 x 17.78 cm)

... , 2019

... , 2019

pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 x 3 inches (4 x 4 inches framed)
(7.6 x 7.6 cm)

window , 2019

window , 2019

pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 x 3 inches (4 x 4 inches framed)
(7.6 x 7.6 cm)

window 2 , 2019

window 2 , 2019

pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 x 3 inches (4 x 4 inches framed)
(7.6 x 7.6 cm)

racetrack and miscellaneous objects , 2019

racetrack and miscellaneous objects , 2019

dimensions vary

tbt , 2019

tbt , 2019

oil on canvas
24 x 18 inches
(61 x 45.7 cm)

smoking juul , 2019

smoking juul , 2019

pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 x 3 inches (4 x 4 inches framed)
(7.6 x 7.6 cm)

kelvin sizzle , 2019

kelvin sizzle , 2019

animation, tv, and powder coated metal frame
63 x 53 x 24 inches
(160 x 134.6 x 61 cm)

*sokka + suki*, 2021

sokka + suki, 2021

nerf guns
18.75 x 10 x 8 inches
(47.625 x 25.4 cm)

desk 2, 2109

desk 2, 2109

powder coated school desk with permanent marker, stickers, chain, and post-it drawing
30.5 x 22 x 33 inches
(77.5 x 55.9 x 84 cm)

*air*, 2021

air, 2021

nerf guns, sharpie, powder coated aluminum, hardware
51 x 36 x 6 inches
(129.54 x 91.44 cm)

kelvin walking , 2019

kelvin walking , 2019

animation, tv, and powder coated metal frame
66.25 x 33 x 24 inches
(168.3 x 83.8 x 61 cm)

chez lounge , 2019

chez lounge , 2019

pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 x 3 inches (4 x 4 inches framed)
(7.6 x 7.6 cm)

desert landscape , 2019

desert landscape , 2019

pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 x 3 inches (4 x 4 inches framed)
(7.6 x 7.6 cm)

run from ur thoughts , 2019

run from ur thoughts , 2019

pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 x 3 inches (4 x 4 inches framed)
(7.6 x 7.6 cm)

desk 11, 2019

desk 11, 2019

powder coated school desk with permanent marker, stickers, and duct tape
30.5 x 22 x 33 inches
(77.5 x 55.9 x 84 cm)

desk 1, 2109

desk 1, 2109

powder coated school desk with permanent marker, stickers, and zip tie
30.5 x 22 x 33 inches
(77.5 x 55.9 x 84 cm)

*fantastic*, 2021

fantastic, 2021

nerf guns
17.75 x 13 x 10.5 inches
(45.085 x 33.02 cm)

watch yourself, 2019

watch yourself, 2019

pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 x 3 inches (4 x 4 inches framed)
(7.6 x 7.6 cm)

desk 9, 2019

desk 9, 2019

powder coated school desk with permanent marker, stickers, zip tie, and duct tape
30.5 x 22 x 33 inches
(77.5 x 55.9 x 84 cm)

*bumi*, 2021

bumi, 2021

nerf guns, sharpie, powder coated aluminum, hardware
51 x 36 x 6 inches
(129.54 x 91.44 cm)

TBT (post-it drawing) , 2019

TBT (post-it drawing) , 2019

pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 x 3 inches (4 x 4 inches framed)
(7.6 x 7.6 cm)

desk 3, 2019

desk 3, 2019

powder coated school desk with permanent marker, stickers, and duct tape
30.5 x 22 x 33 inches
(77.5 x 55.9 x 84 cm)

*ancient banyan-grove tree*, 2021
ancient banyan-grove tree, 2021

found metal, paint, nerf guns, super soakers, water, hardware
86.25 x 48 diameter inches (219.075 x 121.92 cm)

*yue*, 2021

yue, 2021

nerf guns, sharpie, powder coated aluminum, hardware
51 x 36 x 6 inches
(129.54 x 91.44 cm)

idk whats wrong with me doc, 2019

idk whats wrong with me doc, 2019

pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 x 3 inches (4 x 4 inches framed)
(7.6 x 7.6 cm)

*tigerdillo*, 2021

tigerdillo, 2021

nerf guns
6.75 x 6.25 x 6.25 inches
(17.145 x 15.875 cm)

TBT (post-it drawing 12) , 2019

TBT (post-it drawing 12) , 2019

pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 x 3 inches (4 x 4 inches framed)
(7.6 x 7.6 cm)

sitting with legs crossed on a couch , 2019

sitting with legs crossed on a couch , 2019

pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 x 3 inches (4 x 4 inches framed)
(7.6 x 7.6 cm)

*nomad*, 2021

nomad, 2021

nerf guns, sharpie, powder coated aluminum, hardware
51 x 36 x 6 inches
(129.54 x 91.44 cm)

*the blue spirit*, 2021

the blue spirit, 2021

nerf guns, sharpie, powder coated aluminum, hardware
51 x 36 x 6 inches
(129.54 x 91.44 cm)

Take the dive/green text (Sides 1 & 2), 2019

Take the dive/green text (Sides 1 & 2), 2019

powder coated frame, dry-erase marker, permanent marker, and post-its on dry erase board
75 x 45 x 24 inches
(190.5 x 114.3 x 61 cm)

*dart portrait (jake)*, 2021

dart portrait (jake), 2021

nerf darts, found metal, sharpie, hardware
12.5 x 10.75 x 3.5 inches
(31.75 x 27.305 cm)

hoody, 2019

hoody, 2019

neon and found metal on carpet
60 x 24 x 16 inches
(152.5 x 61 x 40.6 cm)

yellow, 2019

yellow, 2019

pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 x 3 inches (4 x 4 inches framed)
(7.6 x 7.6 cm)

*desk 11*, 2019

desk 11, 2019

powder coated school desk with permanent marker, stickers, and duct tape
63 x 53 x 24 inches
(160.02 x 134.62 cm)

crash bandicoot (and spyro fire mario, fire luigi, fire kitty, king dedede and aku aku), 2017

crash bandicoot (and spyro fire mario, fire luigi, fire kitty, king dedede and aku aku), 2017

UV print, spray paint, tape and ink on powder coated steel, found metal and monitor
105 x 60 inches
(266.7 x 152.4 cm)

*desk 11*, 2019

desk 11, 2019

powder coated school desk with permanent marker, stickers, and duct tape
63 x 53 x 24 inches
(160.02 x 134.62 cm)

*desk 1*, 2019

desk 1, 2019

powder coated school desk with permanent marker, stickers, and zip tie
30.5 x 22 x 33 inches
(77.5 x 55.9 x 84 cm)

*dart portrait (yung jake)*, 2021

dart portrait (yung jake), 2021

nerf darts, found metal, sharpie, hardware
12.5 x 10.75 x 3.5 inches
(31.75 x 27.305 cm)

*desk 9*, 2019

desk 9, 2019

powder coated school desk with permanent marker, stickers, and zip tie
30.5 x 22 x 33 inches
(77.5 x 55.9 x 84 cm)

*dart portrait (y)*, 2021

dart portrait (y), 2021

nerf darts, found metal, sharpie, hardware
12.5 x 10.75 x 3.5 inches
(31.75 x 27.305 cm)

crash bandicoot (and spyro fire mario, fire luigi, fire kitty, king dedede and aku aku), 2017

crash bandicoot (and spyro fire mario, fire luigi, fire kitty, king dedede and aku aku), 2017

UV print, spray paint, tape and ink on powder coated steel, found metal and monitor
105 x 60 inches
(266.7 x 152.4 cm)