Tuesday, 13 October 2015

'Anything Goes' / Jealous Gallery Shoreditch

All images © Jess Wilson

This Sunday sees my work alongside Jess Wilson & Mr Penfold at Jealous Gallery East. 'Anything Goes' pretty much is exactly what is says on the can.. three artists showcasing what they do best, ie. creating colourful POP! artworks.  The show opens this Sunday October 18th, running through to November 8th. It previews on Wednesday November 4th, come down to Jealous & view these artworks in the flesh.. sunglasses optional, ; ) !

'Peachy Büms' (shown above) is my latest Edition created at Jealous Gallery.
Hope to see you there, ; )

Saturday, 19 September 2015

Which way Margaret.. ?

This year sees the 50th Anniversary of The Road Sign, an object I imagine most of us take for granted.. Designed by Margaret Calvert & Jock Kinneir their system has became a role model for modern signage all over the world.  Curated beautifully by 'Made North', the 'Design Museum' will play host for '50 Years of British Road Signs', where fifty current interpretations of this ubiquitous object will be on show by various leading (I know!) designers & artists.  Running from September 19th through to 25th October the exhibition is free as part of the 'London Design Festival' .. just make sure you know how to get there yeah.. 

       Both signs are silkscreen prints on to an Aluminium Roadsign / 4 colour print.

Made North's theme of 'North & South' was the perfect platform to silkscreen pop images of Liverpool's Fab Four & London's The Rolling Stones.  Apparently at the time you were either one way or the other .. my Mum being a scouser was strictly Beatles !

Tuesday, 28 July 2015


'ColoursMayVary'.. consider yourself warned, : )  I met Becky & Andy at a print workshop in Leeds a while back.  One beer in & we realised we had all spent part of our early years in the New town that still is Hemel Hempstead.  There in lay our bond.. well that & our love for graphic art, craft, independent publishing & most things printed.. !  Their shop is pretty special, its content considered and well thought out.  Their recent themed event 'Funland' is worth a visit whether in person or online.  Although it will have to be a virtual taste of the delicious 'Northern Bloc' ice cream if it is the latter.. ; (  

Photograph, Justin Slee ©

Edition of 16 / Size 297mm X 210mm / Colours/Layers 6
Silkscreen print on Archival board
Hand signed & numbered
£ 75  /  enquiries:  coloursmayvary@gmail.com

     Photograph, Justin Slee ©


Monday, 22 June 2015

'Wonderful Sound' / Nev Cottee

I've been very patient keeping this one under wraps.. especially as I'm so excited about it.  Love the label Wonderfulsoundrun by music maverick Miles Copeland.. lurve the tunes by the super talented 'Nev Cottee' & really loved creating the sleeve ; )

      Work in progress shot / copyright Kate Gibb ©
    Work in progress shot / copyright Kate Gibb ©

'Strange News From The Sun' is available now & I strongly advise a listen !

Monday, 15 June 2015

Love it.

News just in..  I'm not the only new devotee lovin' Instagram.. the eminent artist John Baldessari has joined, aged 83.  And I thought I was late arriving.  I can be reached at @KateGibbPrint . And the aforementioned at @John_Baldessari ... Remember to 'LIKE' me first though yeah... ; ( !

Wednesday, 13 May 2015

* * new Edition * *

Edition of 6 / Size 300 X 370mm / Colours/Layers 7
Silkscreen print on hotpressed Fabriano paper
Hand signed & embossed.
£150 / enquiries.. pls email me direct.

Monday, 4 May 2015

Secret 7".. the big reveal..

( Silkscreen on vinyl sleeve with hand painting )
 'Let Forever Be' / The Chemical Brothers
for Secret 7", Somerset House 2015.
All proceeds going to 'Nordoff Robbins' charity where music transforms lives.

( Silkscreen on vinyl sleeve with hand painting. Left piece above was used for the reverse of the Vinyl Sleeve )
My Secret 7" piece was based on the original sleeve for "Let Forever Be" that I created way back in 2000, as part of their "Surrender" Campaign.