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Through The Contemporary Darkness: Blood Mystic by George Gittoes 

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PAINTINGS OF THE OLD SUFI AND THE MYSTICAL PAINTINGS HE HAS INSPIRED. 
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George Tells A Story Of A 100 Year Old Sufi/Shaman 
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BLOOD MYSTIC RELEASED, OCTOBER 25TH 2016 ! 
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  Blood Mystic George Gittoes George Gittoes defies categorisation, as his life defies belief. Equal parts artist and warrior, George is famous for waging war on war with art, circus, photography and film. ‘Soldiers die for flags. For me it is art,’ he says. Blood Mystic, chronicles George’s extraordinary life for the first time. In […]

‘The Beast’ in this years Sulman Prize! 
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So proud to announce that George’s painting ‘The Beast’ will be hanging in this years Sulman Prize!!

I WITNESS – A 45 YEAR SURVEY 
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Vincent & The Snow Monkey 

Opening Thursday, 31st July 2014, 6-8pm

I WITNESS at Newcastle 

I Witness is a survey of 45 years worth of Artworks by George Gittoes

Valkyrie Performance 

Here is a performance image of the Norwegian premier of Valkyrie.

Valkyrie Installation 

A shot of my Valkyrie Installation with the Fiord in the background.

Valkyrie Installation Stavanger 

Installation

George Gittoes Writes from Norway 

These are thoughts from a village of mud houses with no electricity supply or running water.

No Exit Afghanistan 

Exhibition

Gallery & Museum Venues Venues : Visual Art Source 

The Station Museum of Contemporary Art wishes to announce the exhibition Witness to War by George Gittoes.

Psychic Disco 

Virus hit the beach firing.

Artist’s Journey 

Exhibition

No Exit Iraq 

Exhibition

Eyewitness 

Exhibition

Night Vision 

Exhibition

Diaries 

Exhibition

Puppetry and George Gittoes 

A few photographs of the puppets that were made by Australian artist George Gittoes, with the help of his mother Joyce Gittoes.

George Gittoes Puppets 

Photography by Anne-Marie Van de Ven © Powerhouse Museum, all rights reserved Recently I was invited to visit the studio of Australian artist and filmmaker, George Gittoes to inspect his collection of Yellow House Puppet Theatre puppets paintings, ceramics and etchings. Today Gittoes is an internationally renowned filmmaker, but in the Sixties, he was a co-founder of the Yellow House, one […]

CROSSROADS from THE HOTEL KENEDY SUITE 

This is a work I did when I was just 19 or 20 years old. It is about indecision.