Ger has lectured in Three Dimensional Design, Modelmaking and Digital Art for over a decade. In this time he has helped develop course syllabus and led several live student projects which have come to exciting fruition both in Ireland and abroad.
|East of Berlin, Project Arts Centre. LadyPlay, Smock Alley||2015|
|Kinetic Tiger, Dublin Fringe Bake!,The Ark||2014|
| Mentioned in reviews in—The Times, The Phoenix, The Independent|
Regarding gallery exhibitions- in recent years I have exhibited in the RHA annual group show on a number of occasions. Previously I have exhibited abroad in Iceland, Scotland, Slovenia, Russia.
|RHA annual group show|
Research areas include – Spectacle, Puppetery and Circus Arts: Specific research around policy/funding/support structures nationally and internationally. Industry liaison with the film, theatre, advertising and art business- noting current trends and technological developments. Keeping up to date with sculptural character design and spacial/scenographic design. Creating theatre and performance for young audiences- Building relationships with key TYA practitioners.
|Numerous strands of research within live art projects, some achieved others ongoing||2008–2016|
|European scenography 1900's-present||Ongoing|
|Theatre for young Audiences||Ongoing|
Workshop on concept generation for processional theatre. Dealing centrally with how to respond to a text and designing a visual response to the narrative, through movement and costume/character design.
|Elia, Sofia, Bulgaria- Workshop on concept generation for processional theatre.||2009|
Awards + achievements
|MFA with distinction||2015|
|Nominated for the NAIRTL award for excellence in teaching. ||2013|
|Successful application to 'The City of Sciences 2012' partnering with the NMI ||2011/12|
|Successful funding application to culture Ireland to present a pagent in the ‘Chingay’ Parade, Singapore||2008|
|Successful funding from St.Patricks Festival||2004-08|