George Lionel Barker has been curating and organising contemporary art exhibitions since graduating from Kingston University with a degree in Fine Art in 2005. In 2010 he co-founded George and Jorgen gallery, which ran until 2013. He currently works at Gazelli Art House in London.

Alongside his curatorial projects, he also co-hosts an arts based radio show on Resonance FM with artist Bob and Roberta Smith.