Gina Parr

Born: 1957 in Exeter , United Kingdom
Lives and Works: London and Exmouth, United Kingdom

Gina Parr is a Painter who also "paints with a camera" when traveling. Her work is driven by autobiographical themes and natural reference, exploring the human condition through connections to place, time and memory, which are all typically played out in a chimerical space which lies somewhere between abstraction and figuration.

Originally trained as a Fine Artist, graduating with a First Class BA Honours Degree, she went on to Chelsea College of Art to study set design, leading to a 25 year career Production Designing many prestigious shows for stage and television. She returned to work as an Artist in 2007, bringing her creative experience as a designer to her practice.

She is widely exhibited in galleries and art fairs in the UK and Europe, works are held in collections Worldwide including; Keble College Oxford, Director Jestico + Whiles Architects London, President Boston's Children's Museum USA, Goldman Sachs Senior Economist and Commissions in UAE, Belguim + London.