Sally Buchanan

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Sally is a London Based Multimedia Artist. She uses conceptual principles and craft combined with a dash of wit to make Sculptures, Embroideries, Site-Specific Installations and Land-Art.

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Graduated in Fine Art from Byam Shaw at Central St Martins 200

AWARDS:
2011 Best In Brent, Brent Arts Resource Gallery, Willesden Library
2013 Winner Roy Rasmussen Prize
2015 Shortlisted Premio Combat Prize, Livorno, Italy
2017 Platform Project, The Anthropocene Affordable Art Fair, Battersea, London

ROLES:
Ex Director Brent Artists Resource (BAR) 2012-2015
Vice Chair Free Painters and Sculptors(FPS) 2016 – current
Exhibitions organiser and curator for FPS

SOLO SHOWS:
July 2010 Branch Outing , Stables Gallery, Gladstone Park, London
May 2016 Down to Earth, Free Space Gallery, Kentish Town Health Centre, London

INTERESTS:
Jungian thought, Psychology of perception, Socio-political influences on our environment.

INFLUENCES:
Barbara Hepworth, Helen Chadwick, Anthony Gormley, Cornelia Parker, Rebecca Horn, Piplotti Rist, Salvador Dali,
Carl Jung, Slavoj Zizek

TECHNICAL HELPERS:
Fibber – her Camera a CANON EOS 6D
Mr MacGreggor – her lawn mower- a HAYTER Harrier 41
Handy – her staple gun – a Rapesco ZT Pro
Lily – her trusted Sewing machine with over 13,000,000 stitches and counting – a Bernina 830