Gilbert & George

born 1943, born 1942

Gilbert & George, ‘Faith Drop’ 1991
Faith Drop 1991
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Gilbert & George, ‘George the Cunt and Gilbert the Shit’ 1969
Gilbert & George
George the Cunt and Gilbert the Shit 1969
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Gilbert Prousch, sometimes referred to as Gilbert Proesch (born 17 September 1943 in San Martin de Tor, Italy) and George Passmore (born 8 January 1942 in Plymouth, United Kingdom) are two artists who work together as the collaborative art duo Gilbert & George. They are known for their distinctive and highly formal appearance and manner in performance art, and also for their brightly coloured graphic-style photo-based artworks.

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