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Nick Gear
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An Artist who engages in fresh ways with our landscape
An Artist who engages in fresh ways with our landscape

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This will be the last post on my blog as I've now set up a Web page with galleries, video and information on my practice, which will be live  by the end of February 2017. please go to...   www.artofgear.co.uk  
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Oblique [Territories] 2016 A new line of enquiry sees the material I've collected whilst walking being combined as a collage, and includes the use of 'Ento Pins' using in mounting 'specimens' for 'examination'. The work is sculptural in nature, considering ...
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Beating Stick - 2017 Taken from one Swiss Mountain walk 'Beating Stick explores notions around
map making, aerial photography, of place and how our perceptions change when looking
close up or far away; what we 'miss', what we 'see'.
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'Catching Words' at Wordsworth Museum 2015 ' Language, Walking; Inducing Creativity ' is the title of an artists talk I'll be doing for the Bloomsbury Festival in London on 23rd of October.   I'll be considering the influences of writers and poets, includin...
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'Fragments (Of Triumph)' N.Gear May 2016 I'm taking part in the Graduate Residents Show (University of Nottingham) from 9th - 23rd of June at the Djanogly Gallery,    NG7 2RD. Part of the work I'm showing will be a case of curiosities with 'fragments' colle...
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'Fragments (Of Triumph)' N.Gear May 2016 I'm taking part in the Graduate Residents Show (University of Nottingham) from 9th - 23rd of June at the Djanogly Gallery,    NG7 2RD. Part of the work I'm showing will be a case of curiosities with 'fragments' colle...
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Objects from Triumph Rd Walking the perimeter of 6 Triumph Rd where I'm doing my Artists Residency (UnO Nottingham)I've been interrogating the environment finding objects that speak of place and the people who work there. This is the start of an investigati...
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     'Transcribed [Repetition]' Cabinets in the doorway of 6 Triumph Rd, Jubilee Campus, University of Nottingham, which I've just completed setting up. The exhibition copy for the display states: ' Drawing, Walking, the 'Edgeland'. Lines on a surface, mimi...
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'Mass [Transcribed]- 1 & 2' I've been working of sculptures ready for the latest Backlit Gallery group show. These are made using found objects as a template along with working into the surface of the forms and are around 1m in height. The pieces allude to ...
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'Catching Words[Prelude 1850]2015' © N.Gear The 'Catching Words' project alluding to the process of Wordsworth pacing his top terrace at Dove Cottage,Grasmere,has taken place at the Wordsworth Museum,Grasmere. Search 'Catching Words' on YouTube to see the i...
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