Clair Le Couteur (*1982) is a non-binary research artist and folk singer completing their PhD – ‘The Fictive Museum’ – at the Royal College of Art. Clair makes transmedia assemblages, entangling fact and fiction, research and creation, tradition and contemporaneity. Recent projects include: Transportation Blues (2016), live-looped folksong performance at the Horse Hospital; Roots Between the Tides (2016), a photo-network installation at Warrington Museum; and Reading Trans (2017), a postgraduate workshop series for Goldsmiths and Open School East. Clair is one half of the ‘broken folk’ performance research project LUNATRAKTORS.
THESIS PROJECT: http://johnaffeymuseum.website/