Jason Butler was born in Nottingham in 1970. He studied at Bristol University for his Art Foundation Course and Cheltenham Art College for his degree in Fine Art.

Jason has had his work accepted for various exhibitions in the UK including The BP Award at the National Portrait Gallery, London in 2002, 2004 & 2010. He was shortlisted for the BP Travel Award in 2010 and he has twice been commissioned by the States of Jersey to make paintings commemorating Royal visits and also painted Colin Powell OBE for Jersey Heritage in 2009.

Alongside his conceptual based work Jason also accepts portrait commissions.

Lives and works in Jersey.