BAYLISS, Gareth Edward

1976 - ?

Gareth Bayliss

Gareth Edward Bayliss, was born at Colchester, Essex in 1976, son of David R. G. Bayliss and his wife Gloria née Seager, who married at Colchester in 1972. Gareth studied at Ipswich Art School before graduating from Camberwell College of Art and holds a Masters degree from the Royal College of Art, London. A graphic designer, he provided designs for clients such as Dizzee Rascal, Mo Wax, Stussy and Habitat. Gareth held his first retrospective exhibition of his work at his former Suffolk school, and he teaches at Norwich University's College of the Arts and has continued his relationship with the art school by running a weekend art club for children. His return to the Ipswich Art School showcases some of his prints, t-shirts, record sleeves and sketch pads filled with original drawings in which he was assisted by Julia Devonshire, arts project officer for Ipswich Borough Council. He donated a work to the 'Westhall Secret Postcard Auction' in 2013 'Phoenix Sunset'.