JCCS is Jack Samels, an artist and designer living and working in Amsterdam, NL.

I was born in West Virginia in 1988, grew up in small town Massachusetts, worked in New York and other places doing a million different things, and have found myself here.

Check out my art practice on www.jacksamels.com

You can buy original artwork or prints here: Shop

You can track my studio activity, photography and
general visual journal @jack_samels

Thanks for stopping by!


Art Director + Designer at WEAREPi* in Amsterdam
*Design, Art Direction, Print Mechanicals, Video Editing, Book Layout, Website
*Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign, After Effects, Premier, Lightroom


Worked in the design department at The Jewish Museum in NYC, organized a factory in Queens for Shapeways, was a sculptor in NYC with Justin Matherly & Diana Al-Hadid and before that designed interiors and built furniture with WRK Design

Selected Press

Art Feature. Format Spotlight. February 2018.
Art Feature. Harpers Magazine. Page 17. August 2017. Print.
Featured on NOICE
Interviewed on Young-Space.com
Featured in The Steidz Magazine Online
Featured on Toombes.com
Featured on For-Example.com
Featured on UncommonTendancy.com


Low Contrast, Oxford House, Amsterdam, 2017
Scope Presents: Sam Hertz and Jack Samels, Spektrum, Berlin, 2017
Vessels, Wolvenstraat Bar, Amsterdam, 2016
Juried Show, Rabbithole Gallery, New York, NY, 2016
familiar.Caves, Wright Museum of Art, Beloit, WI, USA, 2011


©2017, Jack Samels