Water Senses has emerged from the outcomes of research, collaboration and fieldwork based around the concept of ‘water memory’ in relation to Glenade Lough, North Leitrim. In developing the project Le Gear has meticulously archived her sensory engagement with the mystical, mythical and metaphysical forces that act upon and interact with water on Earth.
Artist's Biography: Le Gear (b.1985) is an artist based in the North West of Ireland.
A graduate of GMIT CCAM, Le Gear has exhibited solo at Center of Contemporary Art, Gdansk (2015) Polar Forces: universe of an iceberg at Leitrim Sculpture Centre and Cork Film Centre (2013). Water that Sleeps at Galway Arts Centre (2009). See more at Ruth's Website: www.ruthlegear.com