Ruth is an artist based in Sheffield, Yorkshire working in video, performance, events, digital drawings, walks, installations and participatory work.
Ruth was known by her nickname Bob Levene until 2015
BA Fine Art, Hull School of Art and Design, University of Lincolnshire and Humberside, 1995–1998
MSc Electronic Imaging,Duncan of Jordanstone, University of Dundee, 2000 - 2001
Residencies include Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Wysing Arts Centre, Hull Time Based Arts, Braziers (Oxfordshire), Faculty of Engineering (University of Sheffield) and an Arts Council Fellowship in Colima, Mexico.
Commissions have come from Cornerhouse (Manchester), National Media Museum (Bradford), National Trust & Arts and Heritage (Cragside), BBC Radio 3 & Sound and Music and In Certain Places (Preston).
Performances, screenings and exhibited work include ICA (London), Arnolfini (Bristol), Kiasma (Helsinki), Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art (Sunderland), Dundee Contemporary Arts, Modern Art Oxford, Netwerk Centre for Contemporary Art, (Belgium) and MK Gallery (Milton Keynes).