Turps Magazine Co-Editor 2014-present
Turps Correspondence Course Mentor 2015-present
Phil King is co-editor at Turps Magazine and is a painter and writer who works between London and France. He shows his work on a regular basis, mainly in independent artist run spaces and projects, and has done so since the early 1990s and he's regularly been asked to write catalogue essays by British artist contemporaries. He also translated The Studio of Giacometti by Jean Genet. He graduated from Bath Academy of Art in 1987 and Goldsmiths College M.A in 1993.
He's been involved with Turps Banana, its painting schools and magazine, since 2014 after a spell living in California.