ABOUT

Rob Gray is an artist, musician, and writer in Portland, Oregon. He is a member of art collective Dimsummer Book Club, which is more like a yacht club really, and spends most his time working at Full Life, a day program for adults with developmental disabilities.

Rob was born in London, England, grew up in Karlsruhe, Germany, lived in the Bay Area and Santa Barbara, CA before settling in the Pacific Northwest. He has been living, working, making and sharing art, music, and poetry in Portland since 2009.




TIME/PERFORMANCE-BASED MULTIMEDIA PROJECTS:

The Worst Chair Maker in Portland (June-September 2017)
Online exhibition: Free Unsittable Couch and Instagram

Lost Nixon 
Limited edition book: Lost Nixon
Online exhibition: Lost Nixon

VISUAL
Drawings (2018)
Paintings (2015-2017)
Animations (2017)
Photographs (?-2017)

VIDEO
Random video projects (years)



Selected Published Works: 

PARK HOUSE / Black Cake Records / audio
TICKLISH ANIMAL / Bone Tax Press / chapbook
CABBAGE LANGUAGE / Housefire / novella & poetry
ALIVE AT THE CENTER /  Ooligan Books / introduction
BANQUETED 2 / poetry
DUDEPOEM / Tin House / Summer Reading 2015, Issue #64
The Portland Review Vol. 61 no. 1
THE PEOPLE'S APOCALYPSE / anthology 
TRANS-  with Lindsay Allison Ruoff / chap + .pdf
BOOTY SLAPPERZ / with Julian Smuggles / ebook
M / Love Symbol Press / echap
cloud / moustache / NAP / echap