Born in County Antrim in 1941. At the age of four his family emigrated to South Africa where he was educated in the ways of apartheid. He also became the "Western Province Boxing Champion". At the age of 14 the impending death of his Grandfather forced the family to return to Belfast, throwing him in the deep end of sectarianism. George left school at 15 to work at Nicholson and Bass as an apprentice Commercial Artist. A year later he commenced studying Art at the Belfast College of Art on a Scholarship.
After which George started working in Dublin as a designer. He then moved to London briefly before continuing this career for a number of years working in Australia for leading advertising agencies as an Art Director. At the age... read more