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> LEAVES GROUND - solo show curated by Naomi Draper, Roscommon Arts Centre, 2023. 

Hard To Pin Down, 2023. Connemara marble, steel, dyed sheepskin, fossilised limestone. H140  x W45  x D30 cm.

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Hard To Pin Down, detail of fossilised limestone. 

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Gallery view of Leaves Ground (solo exhibition) at Roscommon Arts Centre, 16th June - 12th August 2023. Featuring (clockwise from top): i) End Suffering End Joy, 2023. Neon light and electronic timers. H13 x W400 x D7 cm. ii) Hard To Pin Down, 2023. Connemara marble, steel, dyed sheepskin, fossilised limestone. H140 x W45 x D30 cm. iii) Little Wings, 2023. Connemara marble, steel, black marble, fossilised limestone. H80 x W30 x D50 cm.

Gallery view of Leaves Ground (solo exhibition) at Roscommon Arts Centre featuring (L-R): i) Little Wings, 2023. Connemara marble, steel, black marble, fossilised limestone. H80 x W30 x D50 cm. ii) Hard To Pin Down, 2023. Connemara marble, steel, dyed sheepskin, fossilised limestone. H140  x W45  x D30  cm.

Little Wings, 2023. Connemara marble, steel, black marble, fossilised limestone. H80 x W30 x D50 cm. 

Gallery view of Leaves Ground featuring: i) (foreground) Little Wings, 2023. Connemara marble, steel, black marble, fossilised limestone. H80 x W30 x D50 cm. ii) (Background) Ride On (Rare Breed), 2023. Connemara marble, steel, sheepskin. H80 x W40 x D90 cm. 

Gallery view of Leaves Ground featuring: i) (foreground) Little Wings, 2023. Connemara marble, steel, black marble, fossilised limestone. H80 x W30 x D50 cm. ii) (Middleground) Ride On (Rare Breed), 2023. Connemara marble, steel, sheepskin. H80 x W40 x D90 cm. iii) (Background) Y'earn, 2023. Neon Light. H45 x W115 x D7 cm.

Y'earn, 2023. Neon light. H45 x W115 x D7 cm.

Gallery view of Leaves Ground featuring: i) (foreground) Ride On (Rare Breed), 2023. Connemara marble, steel, sheepskin. H80 x W40 x D90 cm. ii) (Background) Y'earn, 2023. Neon light. H45 x W115 x D7 cm.

Gallery view of Leaves Ground featuring: i) (foreground) Ride On (Rare Breed), 2023. Connemara marble, steel, sheepskin. H80 x W40 x D90 cm. ii) (Background) Window of Opportunity, 2023. Blue onyx, LED light. H120 x W60 x D2 cm.

Window of Opportunity, 2023. Blue onyx, LED light. H120 x W60 x D2 cm.

Window of Opportunity, 2023. Blue onyx, LED light. H120 x W60 x D2 cm.

Window of Opportunity, 2023 (detail). Blue Onyx, LED light.

Whistlin', 2023. Carrara marble, wood and steel trolley, digital clock and power supply. H110 x W45 x D30 cm.

Gallery view of Leaves Ground featuring: i) (foreground) Whistlin', 2023 (rear view). Carrara marble, wood and steel trolley, digital clock and power supply. H110 x W45 x D30 cm. ii) (background) End Suffering End Joy, 2023. Neon light and electronic timers. H13 x W400 x D7 cm.

Gallery view of Leaves Ground featuring: i) (foreground) Whistlin', 2023 (rear view). Carrara marble, wood and steel trolley, digital clock and power supply. H110 x W45 x D30 cm. ii) (middle ground) Little Wings, 2023. Connemara marble, steel, black marble, fossilised limestone. H80 x W30 x D50 cm. iii) (background) Hard To Pin Down, 2023. Connemara marble, steel, dyed sheepskin, fossilised limestone. H140 x W45 x D30 cm.

Gallery view of Leaves Ground, curated by Naomi Draper, Roscommon Arts Centre, 16th June - 12th August 2023.

Gallery view of Leaves Ground, curated by Naomi Draper, Roscommon Arts Centre, 16th June - 12th August 2023.

All photos credit the Artist.

Official Roscommon Arts Centre video for Leaves Ground, 16th June - 12th August 2023. Video by Padraig Cunningham at puredesigns.ie

ROOM by Jennie Taylor, Roscommon Arts Centre Writer in Residence 2022/'23. A text response to Leaves Ground. Click to read. Printed copies available at Roscommon Arts Centre. Design by Padraig Cunningham at puredesigns.ie 

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