Approved: 16.08.2006

Louise Plant


Approved: 16.08.2006
  • Location: Exeter, South West
  • Contexts: Public art
  • Artforms: Sculpture
  • Tags: carillion, metalwork, mod, pjhq, sculpture, stainless steel, carving, cast, corten steel, portishead, uk, viaggio, flat pack sculpture birchwood ply, marble arched form sculpture, tossene granite sculpture kkvbohuslän sweden

Artist Statement

Based in the UK, Louise works small to monumental with marble, bronze, stone, stainless steel and corten steel. Recipient of the Brian Mercer Scholarship, Studio Sem, Italy, the KKV Bohuslän Scholarship, Sweden and the Year of the Artist Award, Arts Council England. Currently on the Council of the Royal British Society of Sculptors and a member of their selection panel for the Brian Mercer Marble and Bronze Scholarships. Exhibits Internationally. Commissioners include private individuals, the MoD, RNIB, Persimmon Homes, Cunard Shipping Company, Express by Holiday Inn. Sculpture permanently sited in Bristol, Loughborough, Poole, Doncaster and Watford, in Pune, India, and onboard the ship Arcadia.

Louise Plant’s work is concerned with human energy and movement. She examines how we interact and make relationships with the world, how we move within our space and how this changes when we share this space with others. She explores spaces and tensions encountered between real and imagined inner and outer worlds.