George Gessert

George Gessert is an artist and writer. He has exhibited widely, most recently as a participant in Paradise Now, a show of genetic art held at Exit Art in New York. His essays on genetic art have appeared in Leonardo, Design Issues, Northwest Review, Circa, Art Papers, and elsewhere. Currently he is Leonardo's editorial advisor for art and biology. Email:

Books and Journal Articles

Green Light
Toward an Art of Evolution

The Tulip

June 2001