Gina Medcalf, born in North Wales, lives and works in London. She graduated from the Central School of Art and Design in 1969. From 1973 to l986 she lived, worked and exhibited in the USA. A Senior Lecturer at Kingston University from 1994 to 2006, she is currently Associate Lecturer in Fine Art at UAL, Chelsea College of Art and Design.

Exhibitions in the UK include Serpentine Painting 1973, Abstract Painting and Sculpture at Stockwell Depot 1986, John Moore’s 16 1989, Smith Jariwala Gallery 1990, 1991, Benjamin Rhodes Gallery 1994, Chelsea College of Art and Design Gallery 1999, British Abstract Painting, Flowers East 2001. In 2008 she received a Pollock Krasner Foundation award.