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Sage Vaughn Biography

Born in 1976 in Jackson, Oregon, USA
Lives and works in Los Angeles, USA

Oregon born and LA based artist and illustrator Sage Vaughn grew up sketching animals at the zoo with his dad and when he was a teenager, he was a graffiti artist. Vaughn’s paintings of cityscapes with sparrows, butterflies, and owls is what he is best known for. In 2015, he had his most recent solo exhibtion at Judith Charles Gallery in New York City. His art has been shown across the US and Europe. Sage Vaughn’s works have also been pusblished by Ammo Books, Zero + Publishing, and others.



2015 Wild Flowers, Judith Charles Gallery, New York City, USA

2014 Falling Upward, Thelma Sadoff Center For The Arts, Wisconsin, USA

2014 Nobody’s Home, Lazarides, London, UK

2011 Children Of A Lesser God, Lazarides, London, UK

2010 Human Nature, Galerie Bertrand & Gruner, Geneva, Switzerland

2010 Kim Light / LightBox, Art Los Angeles Contemporary, CA, USA

2009 Nobody’s young, Art Agents Gallery, Hamburg, Germany

2008 Native Sons, Galerie Bertrand & Gruner, Outside the wall, Los Angeles, USA

2007 FTW, The Dactyl Foundation, New York, USA

2007 Wish you were here, Galerie Bertrand & Gruner, Geneva, Switzerland

2006 …and the damage done, Corey Helford Gallery, Culver City, CA, USA

2005 Where Eagles Dare, Warren Dactyl Foundation For the Arts and Humanities, NY, USA

2005 Reseda vs. The World, 1269 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA


2012 Transmission LA, Museum Of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles

2011 Open Space, Known Gallery, Los Angeles

2009 Group Exhibition, Richard Heller Gallery, Los Angeles

2009 ArtBrussels, Art Agents, Brussels, Belgium

2008 Outsiders, Lazarides, London, UK

2008 Works on Paper, Galerie Bertrand & Gruner, Geneva, Switzerland

2006 Summer Group Show, Galerie Bertrand & Gruner, Geneva, Switzerland

ReInstallation:Scion Art Series, Aperture Gallery, New York, USA

2005 Untitled, White Walls Gallery, San Francisco, CA, USA

2003 Chrysalis Leaps Ahead, Bergamot Station, Santa Monica, CA


2014 Momentary, Ammo Books
2013 Ice Age,poetry by Anthony Anzalone, Zero + Publishing
2013 Message, forward by Evan Pricco, KillYour Idols Inc.
2007 “wish you were here“, texts by James Jolliff, Galerie Bertrand & Gruner, Geneva