Allan Gardner (b. 1992, Glasgow, UK) lives and works in Leeds. Gardner received his MA in Contemporary Art Practice from the Royal College of Art (2020), having previously completed his BA in Fine Art Painting at Leeds College of Art (2018). Recent solo and duo shows include Indifferent Stars, No Gallery, New York, USA (2022); Pictures with Deep Meaning, Village Gallery, Leeds, UK (2022); and Tulpa (with Sean Patrick Campbell), Bloc Projects, Sheffield, UK (2020). Recent residencies include isthisit?, London, UK (2019), Cite Des Arts International, Paris, FR (2019) and BAI, Berlin, DE (2016). Gardner is also a writer and publisher, having contributed to Dazed, CLOT, The Quietus, SLEEK, Mousse and Kaleidoscope. In 2021 he co-founded Screw Gallery, an artist-led exhibition space in Leeds.