thickear is an artist’s collective known for their engagement with concepts of exchange and public transaction. Their work interrogates contemporary themes through combinations of sound, installation, participation and performance. 

Formed in London at the beginning of 2012, thickear have presented exhibitions and performances at a wide range of venues and events including Arbeit Gallery, Music Hackspace, Music Tech Fest, the Barbican Centre, ICT 2013 Vilnius, Lighthouse, the Royal College of Art, ICT&Art Connect, FutureEverything Festival, the Open Data Institute, and the Yard Theatre.

With the Data & Ethics Working Group thickear have presented work at the European Parliament - Brussels, Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona and Museum Boijmans van Beuningen - Rotterdam.

thickear are Geoff Howse, Jack James, Kevin Logan and Tadeo Sendon.