Gail Astbury was born in Lancashire England and is an artist and educator. She trained as a painter at Wimbledon School of Art in the 1990’s, and has furthered her studies recently, gaining an MA in Contemporary Arts Practices at Goldsmiths University and Tate Modern London in 2014.
Gail makes series of paintings and drawings in her studios in London and La Péruse, south west France. She works on collaborative visual arts projects that revitalise spaces and communities for private, public and corporate clients. Her work explores ‘position’ and place within any group or society to make room for ‘re-positioning’, vitality and decision-making from participants and new audiences.