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Collaborative 

Practice 

Amy has collaborated with around 350 people, ranging in age from 5 - 97 years old. THE ART WORLD (pictured above) and THE FUTURE (pictured below) were part of her role as the Lead Artist in the Bonhoga Gallery Education Programme. This year, Amy and the young artists are making huge work for their exhibition UNEXPECTED SITES. In 2016 Luminate commissioned Amy to make a piece of collaborative work with the residents of a care home in Yell. Amy produced an installation and a spoken word film Tent Pegs

Amy Gear is a skilled practitioner with an affinity for working with others. She has worked hard to allow each participant to find their own voice.

WENDY McMURDO
CREATIVE SCOTLAND PEER REVIEW