Jake Clark was born in London in 1966. Between 1985 and 1993 he studied at Falmouth School of Art, Derbyshire College, Brighton Polytechnic and the Royal College of Art. In 1993 he was included in John Moores 18 and in 1994 he was awarded the Atlantis European Prize. His one-person show Dog Days was held at Gas Works Gallery London 1995. His recent group shows have included a number in airports: at Newark, New Jersey 1998, Heathrow, 2000 and Gatwick 2001.