About

 

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Sally Gilford is an artist, maker and creative practitioner, specialising in screen printed textiles, printmaking, public engagement and education.

Through her work as a creative practitioner and producer, she facilitates the exploration of multi disciplinary art forms to encourage self-expression; creative experimentation and process lead artistic collaboration.

Working with collections and exhibitions of internationally recognised galleries and museums, her intuitive approach empowers and inspires.

Currently working with researchers from the Wellcome Trust Centre for Cell Matrix Research, she is interested in exploring the connections between art and science, creating distinctive and innovative responses to original images of scientific research. Her work poses questions about our own mortality and seeks to offer new perspectives on the human condition.

Sally’s screen printed fabrics are handmade into a range of custom designed products and are sold online via her website and through selected outlets in the UK and Norway.

Sally is also a member of >thread{ } who are creative collective using generative coding and print techniques as part of an accessible process to increase individualism and self expression through fashion, art and social concepts.

Graduating from Manchester Metropolitan University with a BA (hons) Interactive Art in 2007, she has been based at Islington Mill Studios in Salford since 2009 where she also co-founded screen print specialists One69A.