Bio

Jeffery Austin Gibson: Artist, Set Designer, Support Staff Worker for the Vancouver School Board. Jeffery is a Vancouver based artist who resides in New Westminster. A strong advocate for the arts, Jeffery has several years of experience volunteering for community based organizations such as the Queer Arts Festival, The Frank Theatre Company and The Eastside Culture Crawl. A recipient of many awards and notices, in 1994 Jeffery was a co-recipient of a Jessie Award for Set Design in the young people's theatre category and again nominated in 1995 in the same category. An accomplished painter, Jeffery has exhibited in several galleries across Canada and the US. His work focuses on portraying the human condition, probing our consciousness and delving into the conflicting and turbulent terrain of the human spirit.