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Toby Mott

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Born Jan 12, 1964

Toby Victor Mott is a British artist, designer and part-time Punk rock historian known for his work with the Grey Organisation, an artists' collective that was active in the 1980s, and for his fashion brand Toby Pimlico. More recently he has won acclaim for the Mott Collection, an archive of UK punk rock and political ephemera that includes over 1,000 posters, flyers and fanzines.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1964 Birth Toby Mott was born in London 1964. … Read More

TWENTIES

1984 20 Years Old During this period Mott appeared in a number of films made by the British director Derek Jarman, notably The Angelic Conversation and also appearing in Gilbert & George's "Exister" pieces from 1984, currently in the Tate Collection. … Read More
1985 21 Years Old …  In January 1985 the group committed an act of "art terrorism" by smuggling one of their paintings into the International Contemporary Arts Fair in London. … Read More
1989 25 Years Old In 1989 Mott designed album cover graphics for groups such as Information Society and De La Soul, most notably their debut album 3 Feet High and Rising
1991 27 Years Old When GO disbanded in 1991, Mott pursued a solo career exhibiting at White Columns NYC, The Thomas Soloman Garage, Los Angeles and Interim Art, London. … Read More

FORTIES

2008 44 Years Old Mott divorced celebrity hairdresser Louise Galvin in 2008 after one year of marriage, as reported in the Evening Standard. … Read More
2011 47 Years Old 1 More Event
In September 2011 Toby Mott produced a series of paintings inspired by the 2011 England riots, the resulting exhibition 'Unrest' was exhibited at Vegas Gallery, London. … Read More
In 2013, Toby Mott exhibited a print edition of the original album art work for De La Soul's 3 Feet High and Rising, displayed alongside memorabilia such as Mott's original sketch, his gold disc, and other items from his private collection. … Read More

FIFTIES

2014 50 Years Old 1 More Event
In March 2014, Mott participated in London's Jewish Book Week. … Read More
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