PUBLIC Gallery is pleased to present how to be a artist, the debut UK solo exhibition of Dublinbased artist Philip Gerald. Alongside a series of new paintings, Gerald provides the viewer with a step by step ‘masterclass’ in the form of video and written lessons displayed throughout the exhibition, sharing deep insights and a wealth of information for those looking to emulate his successful career.

Philip Gerald (b. 1992, Dublin, Ireland) lives and works in Dublin. Recent exhibitions include Henri Matisse a Cool Guy, Tuesday to Friday, Valencia, Spain (2020); Strangers in Strangers Lifes, Marquee Projects, Bellport, USA (2020); Art Is Where The Heart Is Vol.5, Galerie Droste, Paris (2019) and Post Digital Pop, The Garage, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (2019).