Gary Russell is a London based artist,and freelance graphic designer, who mainly works with 2D collage, paint and digital art. Russell’s work is inspired by music, folklore and dreams.
Russell has had solo exhibitions and groups shows at London’s Hoxton Hotel, Dalston Superstore, Rich Mix, Curio Cabal, Deptford Does Art and created 2D collage installations with some of east London’s most frequented cafes and cultural hotspots. He has also participated in exhibitions and projects with The Ministry of Stories, Art Against Knives, and Talent House.
As well as London his work has been exhibited in New York City, Bulgaria’s music festival Meadows In The Mountains and the Vienna Art Showcase. He has also had various commissions including The Prince Alfred pub in Bayswater, and creating EP cover art for singers Raf Vilar, and Daniel Koek, along with the DJ Kariuki.
Works by Gary Russell have been featured in Aesthetica Magazine, Veux Magazine, Mia Le Journal and U’Niq Magazine.
His art zine project entitled 'Close Your Eyes/Mini Mind Holidays', was stocked in Foyles, Housmans, Lik+Neon and Selfridges.