ARTIST INFORMATION

NAME: Gordon Ison  
NATION: Lumbee  
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WEBSITE: blogster.com/gordonison  
DISCIPLINE: Writer  
     
     

ARTIST BIO

Gordon Ison is a Lumbee Native. Ison has worked as an actor, production assistant in the film industry, and stagehand. He has appeared in over two dozen independent films, student films and music videos. Other experience includes art gallery, museum and convention installations, as well as driving commercial class vehicles for the teamsters, carpentry, electrical, plumbing, cook, and assistant manager in retail music.

After returning from college in Michigan, where he made the Dean's List, Mr. Ison will continue his education in NYC. Gordon now resides in Brooklyn where he is constantly writing and plans to continue playing solo acoustic guitar. Having grown up in the eighties Ison's influence from 77' punk/hardcore resonates when he perfromed with his bands Grievance Committee and Linoleum Blownapart. You can sample his writing published in the Talking Stick and at his website www.blogster.com/gordonison.

PUBLISHED WORK
Gimme Shelter - Talking Stick Issue 7.1
Detroit Breakdown - Talking Stick Issue 13.1

WEBSITE
blogster.com/gordonison

THEATER
A Streetcar Named Desire
Pablo Gonzales
Baldwin Theater, MI
Bent
Hoarst
Richmond Comm. Theater, MI
Murder by Natural Causes
Gil Weston
Farmington Players, MI
One Shot Deal
Peter
AICH Theater, New York
Pretty Boy
J.T.
Theater for the New City, NY
I Hate New York
Rob
Village Gate, NY
Ghost Dance of the Levites
Elvis / Sitting Bull
Belmonte Theater, NY
Cornberry
Munsee
White St. Theater, NY
Desperation
Johnny
Hamlet of Bank St, NY
COMMERCIAL
Olympia Limo Service
Crazed Cab Driver
New York Local
Seamanís Furniture
Spokesman
New York Local
Japanese Suit Company
Subway Mugger
Japanese Television
VOICE OVER
Native American Radio Advertisement
Time-Life Books
Native American Book Series
Scholastic Books on Tape

SPECIAL SKILLS
Published Writer, Guitar Player, Lyricist, Impressions/Cartoon Voices, Various Dialects