Ben Sanderson (b. Coventry, UK, 1986) lives and works in Cornwall. For Buy Art South West, Ben is selling a series of tea cosies made from retired paintings (cropped, woven and rearranged) into functional domestic objects.
Ben Sanderson holds a BFA from University College Falmouth, and in 2017 took part in Syllabus III, a roaming study programme partnered with Wysing Arts Centre, Studio Voltaire, Eastside Projects, Iniva, New Contemporaries, S1 Artspace, and Spike Island.
Selected exhibitions include: Green at an Angle, Kestle Barton, Cornwall (2021); Glade, Potager Garden, Cornwall (2020); Chicken Nuggets, Pool School Gallery, Cornwall (2019); Where it is, there it is, Auction House, Cornwall (2018); Can we Still Be Friends?, Guest Projects, London (2018); These Fingers Read Sideways, Monomatic, Edinburgh (2018); What Is This Place?, Newlyn Art Gallery, Cornwall (2017); Smile Orange, Cubitt Gallery, London (2015); Testing Tropes, Kestle Barton, Cornwall (2015).
Sanderson has had a studio at CAST (Helston) since 2013 and has been closely involved with the development of the organisation from the start, as well as contributing to CAST’s ongoing programme of public screenings and events.
In the past few years he has worked with Pool School Gallery, CAST-Off and many other independent projects, including work with dementia patients and with young people. He has been commissioned to create a new work for Hospital Rooms that will be completed in 2021, where he will be looking into the emotional and neurological effects of plants.
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How Does it Work?
- We will feature artists on the 'Buy Art south West' project page & through our Instagram feed
- If you see any artwork that you like & want to purchase, go directly to the artists website or Instagram account which we will tag in our posts and on their featured artist page
- Message/email the artist directly and let them know which artwork you would like to purchase
- MIRROR takes no cut or admin fee, all transactions are arranged directly with the artist