#5 - Mark Thomas Gibson on Disaster

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Mark Thomas Gibson (b. 1980) is an American artist, who I met for the first time at the opening of his show Gauntlet. Urgently needed to learn more about his art, this conversation was recorded only a few days later.

The conversation revolves around disaster, including the moment that occurs after the rupture. A moment of clarity and forward motion, at the point where choices can be made on what to do next. We talk about current affairs, his work process that starts with a proposition and how drawing helps to work something out.  

Listen to the episode in Apple Podcaster (iTunes) 

This episode was recored in Eva Livijn-Olin’s kitchen. At the time she had temporarily turned her apartment into an art gallery.  Gallery Futura

Mark Thomas Gibson, Gauntlet, Loyal Gallery, Stockholm 2018

Mark Thomas Gibson, Endless Possibilities, 2018, Acrylic on canvas, 70 x 40 in, 178 x 102 cm

Mark Thomas Gibson, Gauntlet, Loyal Gallery, Stockholm 2018

Jenny Danielsson