Carson McColl is a musician, artist and poet who resides in London. Born in Glasgow in 1985, he studied at the University of Glasgow. McColl's work combines elements of spoken word and performance art and in October 2010 he co-founded the band Sullom Voe. He has performed at the Whitechapel Gallery in London, the Centre Georges Pompidou in Paris and most recently in Joshua Tree, California, as part of a forthcoming film project.
McColl has been featured in The New York Times and magazines such as Man About Town, AnOther and i-D. His previous work includes collaborations with creative minds as diverse and celebrated as photographer Nick Knight, Hole frontwoman Courtney Love and fashion designer Gareth Pugh - for whom he is both longtime partner and creative accomplice.