25.09.1962 Cornwall, UK

Chelsea School of Art. London 1986-1990, BA Hons Fine Art

Tutors:      Roger Ackling    Helen Chadwick    Trevor Sutton

“Since graduating, Plant has carved out a successful career as a multi-disciplinary visual artist, making large scale, site specific temporary works, exhibiting globally and acting as a visiting lecturer at art institutions and Universities.” Guardian Newspaper. 2017


Exhibitions / Screenings


2018 

Al-Nahj International Film Festival, Iraq

Hireth. Changing the Cornish Landscape. Royal Cornwall Museum

Heartland Project National Trust, Shropshire Hills AONB Painting exhibition, solo

ARCA Project Payne Shurvell Gallery. 22 Feb. London

2017 

Aesthetica Film Festival BAFTA recognised

Royal West of England Academy. Drawn

Hull City of Culture 2017 special screening

Hull City of Culture 2017 panel discussion

Heartland Project National Trust, Shropshire Hills AONB

ARCA Project Invisible Print Studio, Payne Shurvell Gallery., Norfolk

Penwith Gallery, St Ives. Mixed abstract painting show

2016 

Royal Cornwall Museum  Solo Show

Charles Causley Festival, Cornwall, artist talk

Ambassador, The Plastic Project

Guardian Rich List, Sonabia, Spain

Brisons Veor Residency. Cape Cornwall

2015 

Bermuda. 14 day drawing commission

St Agnes Outsider Residency, funded by FEAST

Belgium. Drawing

Hong Kong Ocean in Motion Film Festival

2014

ICA, The Mall. London

Opera Australia 2 week commission, Queensland

A2AA Residency Plymouth College of Art

Ocean Film Festival. Asia, Europe

International Film Festival Emden-Norderney

Upside Art Festival, Szczcin, Poland

Ocean Film Festival, Australia

Riverside Studios, London Short Film Festival

Celtic Media Festival

2013 

Cornwall Art Biennale, STAGE, Lizard Peninsula

Music video with Ruarri Joseph and Tim Boydell https://vimeo.com/57804203

4 Week drawing Residency, Rame Peninsula

Millennium Gallery, St Ives. Drawing the Line.

Cornwall Art Biennale, LIMBO

Cornwall Film Festival

London Short Film Festival

Exeter UniversityESI Creative Exchange, 3D imaging, 3D printers

Fish Factory, Falmouth, Group show

Leopallooza Festival

2013 Spin. Commissioned drawing

2012 

Riverside Studios, Hammersmith, solo show

London Surf Film Festival

10 ‘Last Tree’ paintings. Truro Cathedral

UV Paintings. GreyBlackWhite gallery: solo show

Fish Factory, Falmouth, Group show

Drawing Iona, Scotland

Wooden Pebbles. Fish Factory, Falmouth, Group show

Save Our Waves. Surfers Against Sewage

2010 

Plymouth Theatre Royal, 9 paintings about Chance.

2009 

Steels into the Atlantic (Flameworks)

14 second Resins, Fistral beach, Newquay

2008 

Cribbar Steel, swimming for the horizon

South Fistral Steel


Talks / Lectures


2017 

Hull City of Culture 2017  special screening panel

2017

Carding Mill Valley, Shropshire hills, Artist walk/talk

2016 

Charles Causley Festival, Cornwall, Artist talk

2014 

Ocean Film Festival UK

Coolangatta, Australia, Practicing Artist Lecture.

University Derby. Practicing Artist Lecture.

Plymouth College of Art and Design. Practicing Artist Lecture.

2013 

Greenaway, St Ives

2012 

Truro Cathedral, 10 ‘Last Tree’ paintings

Eden Project, 10 ‘Last Tree’ paintings


Residencies / Awards


2017 

Heartland Project Trust New Art, National Trust, Shropshire Hills AONB 1 year residency

2016 

Brisons Veor Residency 

2015 

Outsider Residency, 3 day public residency, funded by FEAST

2014 

A2AA Residency Plymouth College of Art

2013 

Port Eliot Festival. Artist in residence

4 Week drawing Residency, Rame Peninsula, Kingsand

2012 

Art8 Award winner

2011 

Iona, Scotland. Drawing Residency


Collections


Royal Cornwall Museum. 3 paintings included into the permanent collection 2017

Numerous private collections 

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