Sam has taught illustration at B.A. level at Bournemouth Arts Institute where he ran sessions preparing graduates for a career in industry.
Here in Cornwall he has been worked Newlyn Gallery art projects including Possessed Possessions, and exhibited locally at Belgrave Gallery (St Ives), Orchard Gallery, Millennium Gallery as well as further afield.
Bassett has been a tutor at Newlyn School of Art since 2011.
Bassett works from Porthmeor Studios in St Ives (2013).
The Exchange, Penzance 'Print!' Apr-Jul 2011: Contemporary and historic prints/printmakers
cornwall contemporary, TAap - Chuan Xin, 2012
2013: Newlyn Art Gallery - Newlyn School of Art Tutors Fundraising Exhibition (24 Oct-2 Nov)
Millennium Gallery, St Ives: Mixed Winter Exhibition Dec. 2013 - Jan. 2014
2016: Unstable Monuments, Old Bakery Studios, Truro (8/9 April)
2017: The Great Squall, Anima-Mundia, St Ives (24 Feb-7 Apr)
2017: What is this Place? Newlyn Art Gallery, Newlyn (22 Apr-15 July)
2019: Hourglass, Anima-Mundi, St Ives (19 April-1 June)
2019: St Ives Arts Club (24 May-7 June)
2019: Protected by Alarms - at the Old Vicarage Flats, St Ives, Anima Mundi (25 Oct-16 Nov)
2020: CoLab, Anima Mundi, St Ives (May - online)
2021: St Ives Arts Club (15-28 May)
NSA (listed 2010)