Beautiful People - An Exhibition of Contemporary Portraits
A collection of portraits of some of the people who have touched the artist's life, some in small ways and some profound, but knowing them all makes life better!
Justin East is the Global Innovation Director at Merlin Entertainments, the second largest entertainment company in the world. Merlin attractions welcome more than 60 million guests across the corporate portfolio including brands like Madame Tussauds, SEA LIFE, The Dungeons, LEGOLAND, Alton Towers, Thorpe Park and the London Eye.
His creations across many brands from LEGOLAND Parks to Derren Brown’s Ghost Train to Little Big City have shaped Merlin’s success. East has lectured on the anatomy of a theme park at universities and is the author of three books including Clive Pudding and the Signwriters Tale that is loosely biographic of his early life as a signwriter and mural artist.. He participates in the Edinburgh Fringe Festival with live performances, produces movies at his own company Split Dog Production, paints portraits and writes country music.
He trained at Kingston University studying Industrial Design and has lived and worked across the globe since for his roles of Group Creative Director at LEGOLAND and Group Creative Director at Merlin Entertainments.
Entrance is free and the exhibition will be in the bar area.