London based artist, Joanna Gilbert uses spray paint and mixed media to express a reflective internalisation of images gained from the observation of street art and environments.

Colourful, vibrant abstract works are created in a calculated yet spontaneous process. This blend of controlled and uncontrolled is translated as an intuitive response, represented on canvas in an energetic and exciting manner.

I see the environment as a gallery in its own right. Compositions, texture and text strike a chord with me and allow me to create abstract interpretations of the world through the complexity of shapes, colour and language.

Joanna Gilbert has shown with the Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolors at the Mall Gallery and her work has been shortlisted for the SWA and Ashurst Emerging Artist Prize. She has recently completed a dynamic colourful reflective sculpture for the Walkie Talkie building at 20 Fenchurch St in London.

Her work is on show within various corporate offices and she will be starting a Masters in Fine Art at Chelsea Collage of Arts from October 2017.


  • “I’ve been fortunate to witness how Jo, with such ease, expertly manipulates shape and colour to create dynamic abstracts”.

    Paul Regan

  • “Joanna’s works are constantly evolving and hugely popular with our clients, she is a joy to work with and we are proud to represent her”

    Tor Henman ARTIQ


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“Art is a process, not a result”

Insights from Artist Marcus McAllister It is always interesting to talk experiences with another artist. Last night I had the privilege of meeting Marcus McAllister at the Be Smart About...

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Art Beats Live Painting Event at Old Spitalfields Market

Joanna Gilbert was one of 15 artists selected to take part in a charity live interactive art event at Old Spitalfields market on 12th May 2017. The theme was the ‘Heart of the East...

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Artist Interview: Joanna Gilbert on Promoting Her Art Online and the Importance of Offline Networking

I was recently asked to be interviewed by to share my knowledge on how I promote my art and the importance of on and off-line marketing. The interview is pasted below,...

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