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Gemma Gilleard

In 2005, after spending much of her life growing up in moorland and sparse landscapes, politically motivated Yorkshire-based artist and designer, Gemma Gilleard (aka Gx2) upped sticks to London to work on a degree in Fashion Design at the London University of Arts. Since graduating she has thrust herself into the world of self-employment and, taking inspiration from the DIY art studios are guerrilla art in the capital, Gemma returned home in 2010 to create The Beating Arts Shop with her sister. They’re now working towards their next project, The Artery.I spoke to Gemma to find out what inspires her, who she’d like to have dinner with and what her plans for the future are…

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