Patrick Thomas is a graphic artist, author and educator. He studied at Central Saint Martins School of Art and the Royal College of Art in London before relocating to Barcelona in 1991 where he founded the multidisciplinary studio ‘laVista’. In 2005 he published ‘Black & White’ a compilation of his work for the International Press. In 2011 Laurence King Publishing, London, published his second book ‘Protest Stencil Toolkit’.  In 2007 he established his first silkscreen press and decided to concentrate on releasing personal, uncommissioned work. Since then has exhibited his limited-editions across five continents, where many are now held in private and public collections. Between 2004–05 he was Graphic Research Fellow at Liverpool School of Art (Liverpool John Moores University) and since October 2013 he is a professor of visual communication at the Stuttgart State Academy of Art and Design. Since 2011 he is based primarily in Berlin where he set up a second silkscreen press in 2016. He works between there, London and Barcelona.  @xpatrickthomas



The Workshop

Arrival on sunday 25.08.19 at 20:00h

5 days duration (Monday to Friday)
7 days of accommodation
Workshop talks
Gastronomic tastings

+ Festa del Grafisme
2 days (Friday to Sunday)

Includes accommodation inshared apartment (4 people)

If you sign up before April 1st you will enjoy a % discount.
Professional € 800 – Early bird 700
Student € 700 – Early bird 600

Feel free to contact us for more detailed information at

The workshop will provide a space for experimentation and collaboration investigating the dialogue between analogue and digital technologies. Content will be generated by combining traditional and digital processes using generative software and output on key sites in the local environment using projectors.

@xpatrickthomas @klassethomas @berlinstreetgraphicsn @trash.collage

—Group size: 12 (minimum)–20 (maximum)
—No previous knowledge of Processing is required, although would be an advantage
—Aimed at anybody interested in visual communication

—Laptop (Mac/PC) / Digital camera / Móvil / Drawing materials / Edding cutter + blades / USB stick / Etc.

—Participants may work individually or in a team of 2 (max.)
—Colour will be restricted to black & White

Image/type-making techniques
—Drawing / Photography / Collage / Writing / Etc.

Online resources
Learning Processing: A Beginner’s Guide to Programming / Images, Animation & Interaction

Processing / Sonic Pi /

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