NASON, Gerald J

1938 - ?

Gerald Nason

Born at Colchester, Essex in 1938, son of Geoffrey Bernard J. Nason (1910-1996) and his wife, Ethel née Farren (5 June 1911-2003), who married at Colchester in 1933 and in 1939 Ethel was living with her mother Ethel Farren at 72 Balkerne Way, Colchester. Gerald trained at the Royal College of Art, London (Stained Glass) 1959-1962. Editor of the Royal College of Art magazine 'Ark' 1963-1967 and from 1967 Assistant Editor of 'Architectural Review'. He married at Colchester, Essex in 1968, Elaine Barber [Nason q.v.] and after living in London, about 1975 they moved to Laxfield, Suffolk. A visual artist in all types of book art, paint sculpture, writing and theatre/drama and is a regular at exhibitions in London, Essex, Suffolk and Germany. His studio is at 3 Church Walk, Laxfield, Woodbridge, Suffolk from where he teaches the visual arts-all types of book art, paint sculpture, writing, theatre/drama. He contributed to the 'Westhall Secret Postcard Auction' in 2012 'Teeth Yo', 'Feeling', 'There's something Nasty Round the Corner' and 'In Cinemas Now' and in 2013 donated no less than 12 works including a ink & watercolour 'Yes Vicar'.





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