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George Gibson is an artist and educator from Sunderland, currently living and working in Manchester. 

They are interested in fanaticism, community, traditional bookbinding, and the hit 2000s science fiction drama LOST

 

For commissions, workshops or general enquiries, contact: georgegracegibson@gmail.com, or @georgegracegibson

2020 - 2022

2015 - 2018

2014 - 2015

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2015

School of the Damned 

BA Fine Art : Manchester School of Art

Foundation Arts Diploma : Sunderland University

selected exhibitions : 

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Granada Gallery, HOME, Manchester
Sisyphus Is Happy : Altogether Otherwise, Manchester
New Things : The Grundy, Blackpool
Arch
ives at Play : Castlefield Gallery, Manchester 

ABC OFFICE : Filet, London 
A to Zine : QUEERCIRCLE, London 

Place Stamp Here : CDLA, Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche
ABC OFFICE : Dzialdov, Berlin 

Blood From a Stone : Gloam Gallery, Sheffield 

Ride Your Pony : Abingdon Studios, Blackpool
Warning Bells : Turf Projects, Croyden

REMOTE WORK : The Grundy, Blackpool
Soft Bodies, Castlefield Gallery, Manchester

Beyond Diagnosis There Is a Full Moon, Castlefield Gallery

COLLABORATE : Jerwood, London

Millenialism, Paradise Works, Manchester 

Guiltee Pleasures : Ohh Kay Gal, York
Multipack : Bunker Gallery, Manchester 

New Contemporaries : South London Gallery

New Contemporaries: LJMU, Liverpool

Ceci est Mon Corps : Eglise des Trinitaires, Metz

Fiction(s): Le Consortium, Dijon

Press Go & Wait : Newbridge Project, Newcastle 

35mm by Burt Burton,

    taken at Bergen Art Book Fair, Norway, 2022

education : 

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2019

2017

collections : 

Library of Artistic Print on Demand, Bavaria 

The Grundy Art Gallery, Blackpool 

BALTIC Archive, Gateshead

GRRL Zine Library, Southend

Notts Zine Library, Nottingham  

Phalam, Kyoto 
Salford Zine Library, Salford 
MMU Special Collections, Manchester 

curation :

ABC Stampa : Dzialdov, Berlin
Fanspeak : Castelfield Gallery, Manchester 

EMO TIONAL : Basement, Manchester

Where's Your Coat You're Going To Be Cold : Caustic Coastal, Salford

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2023

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2019

2018

2017

selected workshops :

Rabbit Tales Book Making : Bury Art Museum

Complete Book Artist : Hot Bed Press 

Zine making & Wish Granting : Castlefield Gallery 

LAU Zine Making Society : Leeds Arts University
Mail ArtL The Coast is Queer : Abingdon Studios 

Turkish map fold : Turf Projects, Croyden 

Make Your Own Portals : Independents Biennial
S.P.A.M Spreads : BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art 
Digital Zine Making : Rewrite, Reimagine, Replay 
SB Rewrite The Future : SITE Gallery

SB Develop Your Creative Practice : Tate Britain

My Head Is Disconnected : HOMEmcr 

SB Respond To New Contemporaries : SLG

1523 Manifesto : Nottingham Contemporary 

Festival of the Not : Star and Shadow, Newcastle 

Liverpool Biennial Zine Making : The Bluecoat 

Physical & Digital Collections : The Tetley

Middlesbrough Art Weekender : Dundas Market 

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2022

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2020

2019

2018

2017

self published :

(full catalogue on Edcat)

'Untitled Ghostwatch Fanzine'

Contrasting Views on Artificial Intelligence 
Hide a
nd Seek 
A Brief History of Goblin Mode

Souvenir

I think I crashed your plane
Other Kin

Lonely Hearts

Things We Liked This Month 

Queering Godzilla 

An Appointment at the End of the World 

WET 

Are You A Witch? 

Lonely Christmas

Big Cats In Cumbria 

In Conversation with Andy Mansion

Mannequin Mansion
Music and Misery
Big Meeting

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dvd extras :

Grrrl Zine Library Artist In Residence
ASP, Conway Hall, London

Shibboleth

Bound Art Book Fair, The Whitworth, Manchester

The Printed Envelope Project

Vienna Art Book Fair, die Angewandte, Vienna 
Miss Read: The Berlin Art Book Fair, HKW, Berlin ​

A4x 

Edition Demand
Offprint Art Book Fair, TATE Modern, London

Artists' Bookmarket, Fruitmarket, Edinburgh

ASP, Conway Hall, London

Bound Art Book Fair, The Whitworth, Manchester 

+ ABC [Artists' Book Co-op] (member)

Bergen Art Book Fair, Bergen Kunsthall

+ MARC The Printers (board member) 

a-n Time Space Money Bursary recipient 

Artist in Residence Peer to Peer: UK/HK 

30/30 

20:20 Print Exchange annual participant 

Manchester Contemporary with Castlefield Gallery 
UKYA Artist Talk at Nottingham Playhouse

+ a-n (Artist Council member till 2022)

+ Manchester School of Art (bindery technician)

Artist In Residence at Grasmere YHA

UKNA Creative Leadership Participant

Castlefield Gallery MSoA Graduate Mentee Award

Artist Led Hot 100 

Artist in Residence at UKYA, Blackpool

Shy Bairns (- 2023)

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