Aesthetics City – Power Station of Art, Shanghai
Gordon has taken part in Aesthetics City at Shanghai’s Power Station of Art. The theme of this years event was centred around advocating the use of design to realise more creative lives and the use of aesthetics to build an ideal city. Gordon gave a lecture on his recent projects and exhibited along side a group of internationally renowned artists and designers. Click or swipe the image to see more photos.
The Comedy Carpet book
The Comedy Carpet, Blackpool: The Making of a World Class Monument to Comedy has been published by Booth-Clibborn. The 208 page book documents the making of the largest work of public art in Europe with an essay by Gordon and best-selling author Graham McCann. Click/swipe the image to see more.
Lettering Large: The Art and Design of Monumental Typography
The Comedy Carpet and Cursing Stone have been featured in Lettering Large: The Art and Design of Monumental Typography by Steven Heller and Mirko Ilic. The book published by Monacelli Press in New York explores monumental typography in the environment with projects culled from throughout the world.