w: georgeharding.eu
e: george12harding@gmail.com

George Harding is an artist currently working in Margate, Kent.
He makes work about identities, tenderness and archivism.
He is also the director of Well Projects, an artist-run project
space and print studio in Margate.


2019 Well Projects /w Flora Parrott, Margate, UK.

2017 Associate Artist at Open School East, Margate
2016 London Sculpture Workshop, Woolwich, London
2015 Leverhulme Artist Research Scholar at The Wysing Arts Centre, Cambridge
2012-15 Illustration BA (Hons) at The University of the Arts, Norwich

Awards & Residencies 
2018 KLA ART, 32 Degress East Resident/Exchange, Kampala, Uganda
2017 Synthetic Ecology, ONCA Gallery Artist-in-Residence, Brighton
2017 Subterranean Worlds, Open School East, Margate - Award funded by Margate Festival
2017 Guest Projects Residency, Hackney, w/ Open School East
2016 Wysing Arts Centre

Selected (Group) Exhibitions and Projects
2018 Nov Jubilation for Forced Collaboration, forcedcollaboration.org
2018 Sept Crate Conversations, Margate
2018 July Public Chassis, reading/performance, SARRR (SET Alscot Reading Rooms), London
2018 Feb the People can reveal, LIMBO, Margate
2018 Feb At the Violet Hour, Nayland Rock Hotel, Margate
2017 Nov The Well, Open School East, Margate
2017 Nov Spelunking /w Benedict Drew, Open School East, Margate
2017 Sept Midnight Notes, Synthetic Ecology, ONCA Gallery, Brighton
2017 July Subterranean Worlds, Open School East, Margate
2017 July Be Magnificent, William Morris Gallery, London
2017 May Open Day, Open School East, Margate
2017 May Orchid and the Metal, Chisenhale Studios, London (Antiuniversity Now)
2016 6 Artists Walk into a Physics Lab, C4 Random Acts, Wysing Arts Centre, Cambridge
2016 The Community Is… Text submitted for Common Ground Journal, Digital
2016 On Paper Illustration & Design Fair, Norwich
2015 Unabridged: Graduate Show 2015, Duke Street, NUA, Norwich
2015 D&AD: New Blood, Spitalfields Markets, London
2015 Construct, NUA Norwich.

2018 Public Chassis (txt) featured in A42D, SET Alscot road reading rooms, SET Studios
2018 Boggerland (Co-ed /w Chloe Ashley, Self-published/Notewell Press)
2017 Douglas Harding Dream Estates (Self-published)
2017 The Well, Open School East
2017 Tools for Precarious Futures, Open School East (Self-published)
2015 Unabridged, NUA Degree Show (co-ed /w Oliver Elliot, Hatto Press)
2015 Construct (Hatto Press)

2018 Forming a Tender Map, for the KLA ART festival, Kampala, Uganda
2018 Margate Larp Sessions: New Voices in Art & Strangers (led. by Nina Runa Essendrop)
2018 Bog Walks /w Chloe Ashley, Various locations, Kent
2017 Spelunking: ‘Chthonic Sounds’ & ‘Finding a Knocker,’ both in collaboration with Benedict Drew and Lou Lou Sainsbury
2017 Tool Making for a Precarious Future, Open School East, Margate, with Jo Sweeney, Kris Lock and Lou Lou Sainsbury