Tripoli Gallery

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 Metal and 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 cartoons is on view at Guild Hall, East Hampton, NY from April 20 through May 27, 2019. Yung Jake lives and works in California.
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Untitled, 2019
oil on canvas
24 × 18 inches (61 × 45.7 cm)

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hoody, 2019
neon and found metal on carpet
60 × 24 × 16 inches (152.5 × 61 × 40.6 cm)

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animation, 2019
animation, tv, powder coated metal frame, and toy car
67 × 33 × 24 inches (170.2 × 83.8 × 61 cm)

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animation (detail 1), 2019
animation, tv, powder coated metal frame, and toy car
67 × 33 × 24 inches (170.2 × 83.8 × 61 cm)

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animation (detail 2), 2019
animation, tv, powder coated metal frame, and toy car
67 × 33 × 24 inches (170.2 × 83.8 × 61 cm)

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kelvin walking, 2019
animation, tv, and powder coated metal frame
66.25 × 33 × 24 inches (168.3 × 83.8 × 61 cm)

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kelvin walking (detail 1), 2019
animation, tv, and powder coated metal frame
66.25 × 33 × 24 inches (168.3 × 83.8 × 61 cm)

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kelvin walking (detail 2), 2019
animation, tv, and powder coated metal frame
66.25 × 33 × 24 inches (168.3 × 83.8 × 61 cm)

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kelvin sizzle, 2019
animation, tv, and powder coated metal frame
63 × 53 × 24 inches (160 × 134.6 × 61 cm)

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kelvin sizzle (detail 1), 2019
animation, tv, and powder coated metal frame
63 × 53 × 24 inches (160 × 134.6 × 61 cm)

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kelvin sizzle (detail 2), 2019
animation, tv, and powder coated metal frame
63 × 53 × 24 inches (160 × 134.6 × 61 cm)

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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 × 45 × 24 inches (190.5 × 114.3 × 61 cm)

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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 × 45 × 24 inches (190.5 × 114.3 × 61 cm)

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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 × 45 × 24 inches (190.5 × 114.3 × 61 cm)

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uline/look at the upper right right corner, 2019
powder coated frame, dry-erase marker, permanent marker, and post-its on dry erase board
75 × 45 × 24 inches (190.5 × 114.3 × 61 cm)

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window 2, 2019
pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 × 3 inches (4 × 4 inches framed) (7.6 × 7.6 cm)

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holding up hair 2, 2019
pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 × 3 inches (4 × 4 inches framed) (7.6 × 7.6 cm)

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holding up hair 3, 2019
pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 × 3 inches (4 × 4 inches framed) (7.6 × 7.6 cm)

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run from ur thoughts, 2019
pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 × 3 inches (4 × 4 inches framed) (7.6 × 7.6 cm)

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it crashed., 2019
pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 × 3 inches (4 × 4 inches framed) (7.6 × 7.6 cm)

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watch yourself, 2019
pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 × 3 inches (4 × 4 inches framed) (7.6 × 7.6 cm)

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..., 2019
pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 × 3 inches (4 × 4 inches framed) (7.6 × 7.6 cm)

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2019
pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 × 3 inches (4 × 4 inches framed) (7.6 × 7.6 cm)

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idk whats wrong with me doc, 2019
pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 × 3 inches (4 × 4 inches framed) (7.6 × 7.6 cm)

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desert landscape, 2019
pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 × 3 inches (4 × 4 inches framed) (7.6 × 7.6 cm)

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windy rd, 2019
pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 × 3 inches (4 × 4 inches framed) (7.6 × 7.6 cm)

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holding up hair 1, 2019
pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 × 3 inches (4 × 4 inches framed) (7.6 × 7.6 cm)

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realistic self portrait, 2019
pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 × 3 inches (4 × 4 inches framed) (7.6 × 7.6 cm)

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playing rdr2, 2019
pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 × 3 inches (4 × 4 inches framed) (7.6 × 7.6 cm)

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chez lounge, 2019
pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 × 3 inches (4 × 4 inches framed) (7.6 × 7.6 cm)

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yellow, 2019
pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 × 3 inches (4 × 4 inches framed) (7.6 × 7.6 cm)

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log, 2019
pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 × 3 inches (4 × 4 inches framed) (7.6 × 7.6 cm)

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flying, 2019
pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 × 3 inches (4 × 4 inches framed) (7.6 × 7.6 cm)

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skating, 2019
pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 × 3 inches (4 × 4 inches framed) (7.6 × 7.6 cm)

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looking at a dumpster, 2019
pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 × 3 inches (4 × 4 inches framed) (7.6 × 7.6 cm)

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window, 2019
pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 × 3 inches (4 × 4 inches framed) (7.6 × 7.6 cm)

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shake, 2019
pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 × 3 inches (4 × 4 inches framed) (7.6 × 7.6 cm)

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meme, 2019
pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 × 3 inches (4 × 4 inches framed) (7.6 × 7.6 cm)

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sitting with legs crossed on a couch, 2019
pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 × 3 inches (4 × 4 inches framed) (7.6 × 7.6 cm)

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on go cart, 2019
pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 × 3 inches (4 × 4 inches framed) (7.6 × 7.6 cm)

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surfing, 2019
pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 × 3 inches (4 × 4 inches framed) (7.6 × 7.6 cm)

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playing video games, 2019
pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 × 3 inches (4 × 4 inches framed) (7.6 × 7.6 cm)

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lifting weight, 2019
pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 × 3 inches (4 × 4 inches framed) (7.6 × 7.6 cm)

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smoking juul, 2019
pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 × 3 inches (4 × 4 inches framed) (7.6 × 7.6 cm)

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holding up hair 4, 2019
pen on post-it, plexiglass and powder coated metal frame
3 × 3 inches (4 × 4 inches framed) (7.6 × 7.6 cm)

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desk 1, 2019
powder coated school desk with permanent marker, stickers, and zip tie
30.5 × 22 × 33 inches (77.5 × 55.9 × 84 cm)

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desk 2, 2019
powder coated school desk with permanent marker, stickers, chain and Post-It drawing
30.5 × 22 × 33 inches (77.5 × 55.9 × 84 cm)

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desk 3, 2019
powder coated school desk with permanent marker, stickers, and duct tape
30.5 × 22 × 33 inches (77.5 × 55.9 × 84 cm)

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desk 4, 2019
powder coated school desk with permanent marker, stickers, and duct tape
30.5 × 22 × 33 inches (77.5 × 55.9 × 84 cm)

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desk 5, 2019
powder coated school desk with permanent marker, stickers, and duct tape
30.5 × 22 × 33 inches (77.5 × 55.9 × 84 cm)

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desk 6, 2019
powder coated school desk with permanent marker, stickers, and duct tape
30.5 × 22 × 33 inches (77.5 × 55.9 × 84 cm)

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desk 7, 2019
powder coated school desk with permanent marker, stickers, zip tie and duct tape
30.5 × 22 × 33 inches (77.5 × 55.9 × 84 cm)

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desk 8, 2019
powder coated school desk with permanent marker, stickers, and duct tape
30.5 × 22 × 33 inches (77.5 × 55.9 × 84 cm)

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desk 9, 2019
powder coated school desk with permanent marker, stickers, zip tie and duct tape
30.5 × 22 × 33 inches (77.5 × 55.9 × 84 cm)

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desk 10, 2019
powder coated school desk with permanent marker, stickers, and duct tape
30.5 × 22 × 33 inches (77.5 × 55.9 × 84 cm)

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desk 11, 2019
powder coated school desk with permanent marker, stickers, and duct tape
30.5 × 22 × 33 inches (77.5 × 55.9 × 84 cm)

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desk 12, 2019
powder coated school desk with permanent marker, stickers, zip tie and duct tape
30.5 × 22 × 33 inches (77.5 × 55.9 × 84 cm)

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migos, 2017
UV cured ink on dibond
70 × 82 × 2.5 inches (178 × 208 × 6.5 cm)

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sza, 2018
UV cured ink on dibond
53 × 70 × 2.5 inches (134.5 × 178 × 6.5 cm)

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eric, 2018
UV cured ink on dibond
62.5 × 53 × 2.5 inches (159 × 134.5 × 6.5 cm)

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kendrick, 2017
UV cured ink on dibond
50 × 45 × 2.25 inches (127 × 114.5 × 5.5 cm)

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travis, 2017
UV cured ink on dibond
50 × 37 × 2.25 inches (127 × 94 × 5.5 cm)

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frances, 2017
UV cured ink on dibond
50 × 37 × 2.25 inches (127 × 94 × 5.5 cm)

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zoe, 2018
UV cured ink on dibond
50 × 37 × 2.25 inches (127 × 94 × 5.5 cm)

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xan, 2018
UV cured ink on dibond
36 × 28.5 × 2.25 inches (91.5 × 72.5 × 5.5 cm)

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miquela, 2018
UV cured ink on dibond
36 × 28.5 × 2.25 inches (91.5 × 72.5 × 5.5 cm)

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nicki, 2018
UV cured ink on dibond
36 × 28.5 × 2.25 inches (91.5 × 72.5 × 5.5 cm)

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tommy, 2018
UV cured ink on dibond
36 × 28.5 × 2.25 inches (91.5 × 72.5 × 5.5 cm)

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beyonce, 2018
archival pigment ink print
30 × 21-5/8 inches (76 × 55 cm), Edition of 30

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dave, 2018
archival pigment ink print
30 × 21-5/8 inches (76 × 55 cm), Edition of 30

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billie, 2018
archival pigment ink print
30 × 21-5/8 inches (76 × 55 cm), Edition of 30

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cardi, 2017
archival pigment ink print
30 × 21-5/8 inches (76 × 55 cm), Edition of 30

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chance, 2017
archival pigment ink print
30 × 21-5/8 inches (76 × 55 cm), Edition of 30

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charli, 2018
archival pigment ink print
30 × 21-5/8 inches (76 × 55 cm), Edition of 30

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frank, 2017
archival pigment ink print
30 × 21-5/8 inches (76 × 55 cm), Edition of 30

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meek, 2018
archival pigment ink print
30 × 21-5/8 inches (76 × 55 cm), Edition of 30

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kurt, 2018
archival pigment ink print
30 × 21-5/8 inches (76 × 55 cm), Edition of 30

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donald, 2018
archival pigment ink print
30 × 21-5/8 inches (76 × 55 cm), Edition of 30

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stan, cartman, kenny and kyle (and dot), 2017
UV print, spray paint, stickers and ink on powder coated steel and found metal
45 × 40.5 inches (114.3 × 102.9 cm)

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tails (w ken masters), 2017
UV print, spray paint, tape and ink on powder coated steel and found metal
42 × 17 inches (106.68 × 43.18 cm)

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lil uzi, 2016
archival pigment ink print
30 × 21-5/8 inches, Edition 17 of 30 (signed, dated, and numbered in pen on verso)

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Installation Shot, Photo by Jeremy Dennis

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Installation Shot, Photo by Jeremy Dennis

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Installation Shot, Photo by Jeremy Dennis

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Installation Shot, Photo by Jeremy Dennis

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Installation Shot, Photo by Jeremy Dennis

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Installation Shot, Photo by Jeremy Dennis

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Installation Shot, Photo by Jeremy Dennis

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Installation Shot, Photo by Jeremy Dennis

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Installation Shot, Photo by Jeremy Dennis

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Installation Shot, Photo by Jeremy Dennis

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Installation Shot, Photo by Jeremy Dennis

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Installation Shot, Photo by Jeremy Dennis

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kodak, 2016
UV cured ink on dibond
50 × 37-1/2 × 2-1/2 inches

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quincy, 2017
UV cured ink on dibond
36 × 28-1/2 inches

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bowie, 2016
UV cured ink on dibond
72 × 53 × 2-1/2 inches

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harambe, 2016
UV cured ink on dibond
50 × 41 × 1-1/2 inches

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lulu, 2016
UV cured ink on dibond
36 × 28-1/2 inches

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yung jake, 2016
UV cured ink on dibond
84 × 66 × 2-1/2 inches

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willow, 2017
UV cured ink on dibond
72 × 53 × 2-1/2 inches

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21, 2016
UV cured ink on dibond
36 × 28-1/2 × 1-1/2 inches

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selena, 2017
UV cured ink on dibond
70 × 82 × 2-1/2 inches

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asap, 2015
UV cured ink on dibond
36 × 28-1/2 × 1-1/2 inches

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gigi, 2016
UV cured ink on dibond
36 × 28-1/2 × 1-1/2 inches

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boat, 2016
UV cured ink on dibond
36 × 28-1/2 × 1-1/2 inches

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tre, 2015
UV cured ink on dibond
50 × 37-1/2 × 2-1/2 inches

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lil uzi, 2016
Archival pigment ink print
30 × 21-5/8 inches, Edition of 30

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Untitled, 2015
vinyl wrap on found metal
54 × 24 × 2 inches

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Fiji Bottles (Hi), 2015
printed vinyl and spray paint on metal, florescent lights
45 × 64 × 38 inches

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Installation Shot, Photo by Ryan Moore

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Installation Shot, Photo by Ryan Moore

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Installation Shot, Photo by Ryan Moore

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Installation Shot, Photo by Ryan Moore

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Installation Shot, Photo by Ryan Moore

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Fiji Bottle (S-Shaped), 2015
vinyl wrap on found metal
72-7/8 × 27 × 2 inches

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Fiji Bottle (Bent Back), 2015
vinyl wrap on found metal
29-1/2 × 18-3/8 × 2 inches

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Fiji Bottle (Pouring), 2015
vinyl wrap on found metal
32-1/4 × 17 × 1 inches

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Fiji Bottle (Knot), 2015
vinyl wrap on found metal
27-7/8 × 14-1/2 × 2 inches

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Fiji Bottles (Intertwined), 2015
vinyl wrap on found metal
76-1/4 × 22-1/4 × 2 inches

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Fiji Bottles (Backwards & Conjoined), 2015
vinyl wrap on found metal
50-1/4 × 28-1/4 × 2 inches

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Fiji Bottles (Stretched Over & Twisted), 2015
vinyl wrap on found metal
37-3/4 × 24-1/4 × 2 inches

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Fiji Bottle (Top Off), 2015
vinyl wrap on found metal
68 × 26 × 2 inches

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Fiji Bottle (Stretched Over), 2015
vinyl wrap on found metal
35-3/4 × 23-3/4 × 2 inches

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Invite Poster, 2015

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Pinar Water with Rusted Metal, 2014
vinyl wrap on found metal
36 × 23-1/2 × 3 inches

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Molly Water (written with emojis), 2013, 2013
mixed media
7-3/4 × 25 × 3-1/2 inches

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Screenshot http://youtube.be/nS7QvOX8LVk, 2012
C-print
40 × 30 inches

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Self Portrait, 2010
Oil on board
72 × 36 inches

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Jake Plates
Glazed plates

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Self Portrait (Kissing), 2009
Oil on masonite
9 × 6 1/2 inches

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3 Rings, 2009
Oil on canvas
24 × 30 inches

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Yeah, but No, 2009
Oil on wood
15 × 21 inches

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On a Bed, 2009
Oil on wood
36 × 24 inches

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Toys, 2009
Oil on wood
24 × 34 1/2 inches

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By Woods Edge, 2009
Oil on masonite
24 × 36 inches

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3 Balls, 2009
Oil on masonite
6 × 20 inches

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Portrait of Grant, 2009
Oil on pegboard
8 1/2 × 12 inches