Dr Gavin Grindon

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Dr Gavin Grindon

Lecturer in Art History and Curating

University of Essex

Colchester, UK

Gavin's research focuses on twentieth century art, specifically activist-art and institutional critique. Gavin recently curated The Museum of Cruel Designs and Guerilla Island at Banksy's Dismaland show. Before this he co-curated the exhibition Disobedient Objects at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London, about objects of art and design produced by protest movements internationally since the late 1970s. It was the museum's most visited exhibition since 1946.

Key Subjects

Protest art, Banksy

Languages

English

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