George Grace Gibson

                b. 1995, Sunderland, UK, based in Manchester

contact: georgegracegibson@gmail.com

@georgegracegbsn

education :

2020-2021 : School of the Damned 

2015-2018 : BA Fine Art : Manchester School of Art

2014-2015 : Foundation Arts Diploma : Sunderland University

work:

2019+ : Bookbinding Technician : MSoA

2019 - 2022 : A-N Artist Council Member

2018+ : Gallery Assistant : HOMEmcr 

2018+ : Zine Distro : Lonely Boy

2017 : Volunteer : Manchester Art Gallery

2016+ : Co-founder : Shy Bairns

2016 : Volunteer : The Whitworth 

group exhibitions : + with shy bairns

2020, September : Paper Gallery, Manchester 

2020, March : Soft Bodies, Castlefield Gallery, Manchester

2020, January : Open, HOME, Manchester 

2019, October : Millenialism, Paradise Works, Manchester 

2019, October : Manchester Contemporary, 

2019, May : Guiltee Pleasures : Ohh Kay Gal, York
2019, April : Multipack : Bunker Gallery, Manchester 

2019, March : Life Is Elsewhere, The Old Bank, Manchester 

2018, December : Bloomberg New Contemporaries : South London Gallery, London

2018, November : Love & Care Of The Countryside, PS Mirabel, Manchester 

2018, July : Bloomberg New Contemporaries: LJMU, Liverpool

2018, July : Degree Show 2018 : 99 Oxford Road, Manchester 

2018, June : The Dream Committee : Grosvenor Gallery, Manchester

2018, February: Where's Your Coat You're Going To Be Cold : Caustic Coastal, Salford

2017, May : Middlesbrough Art Weekender, City wide 

2017, April : Ceci est Mon Corps : Eglise des Trinitaires, Metz

2017, January : Fiction(s): Le Consortium, Dijon

2016, December : Tender Bodies : Praxis Gallery, Newcastle

2016, November : UKYA Festival : Derby

2015, Aug : Press Go & Wait : Newbridge Project, Newcastle 

2015, June : Female Matters : Box Studios, Shoreditch

2015, May : Soft Matter : The Wonder Inn, Manchester

curation :

2020, TBA : Bankley Gallery, Manchester 

2019, November : Fanspeak : Castelfield Gallery, Manchester 

2017, December : EMO TIONAL : Yr Mom's Basement, Manchester

2017, April : Where's Your Coat You're Going To Be Cold : Caustic Coastal, Salford

workshops:

2020, TBA : Turnpike, Leigh

2020, January : Shy Bairns Rewrite The Future : SITE Gallery, Sheffield

2020, January : Artivism : The Whitworth, Manchester 

2019, November : Shy Bairns Develop Your Creative Practice : Tate Britain, London

2019, November : Fans Speak : Castlefield Gallery, Manchester 

2019, October : Shy Bairns Masterclass : Manchester School of Art

2019, October : Millenialism Meme Zine Workshop : Paradise Works, Salford 

2019, July : My Head Is Disconnected : HOMEmcr, Manchester 

2019, March : Foundation Press, Sunderland 
2019, March : GRAFT : Harris Museum and Gallery, Preston

2019, March : 22nd Artist Book Fair : The Tetley

2019, February : Bairns Respond To New Contemporaries : South London Gallery

2019, February : 1523 Manifesto Zine Workshop as part of UKYA Takeover : Nottingham Contemporary 

2019, February : Zine Introduction as part of UKYA Takeover : Lakeside Arts  

2019, January : Festival of the Not : Star and Shadow, Newcastle 

2018, July : Liverpool Biennial Zine Making with New Contemporaries : The Bluecoat, Liverpool 

2018, March : Digital Collections as part of The House That Heals The Soul : The Tetley, Leeds

2018, February : Physical Collections as part of The House That Heals The Soul: The Tetley, Leeds 

2018, May : North West Zine Fest : Partisan, Manchester 
2017, December : Zine Club with Pen Fight Distro : Partisan, Manchester 

2017, May : Middlesbrough Art Weekender : Dundas Market, Middlesbrough 

self published:

published w/ Bairns:

2019, October : Shy Bairns Fill The Void 
2019, July : An Appointment at the End of the World 

2019, January : New Contemporaries in London (3 zines) 
2018, August : New Contemporaries in Liverpool (3 zines)

2018, March : I Make Youtube Playlists Of Vine Compilations 

2018, February : I Collected Gloves (Had 40+ Pairs) 

2018, January : Facebook Chat 

2017, December : Zine Club, Partisan, Manchester 

2017, May : Middlesbrough Art Weekender Zine

2017, April : Where's Your Coat, You're Going To Be Could

2017, January : The Only Pizza Shop Where I Live Burnt Down 

published elsewhere:

dvd extras:

2019, September : Residency : Orbit

2019, August : Residency : Low Res Camera Roll 
2019, February : UKYA Artist Talk : Nottingham Playhouse

2018, September : Artist In Residence : Grasmere YHA

2018, August : UKYA Creative Leadership Participant

2018, July : Castlefield Gallery MSoA Graduate Mentee Award

2018, July : MSoA Studentship Award 

2017, May : Artist Led Hot 100 

2017, February : Abingdon Studio Blackpool Residency