Louise Plant’s Ps will make their first appearance at Nose Point, Seaham.
Pouring at the Foundry
Here you can see just one of the three large Ps casts being checked at Hargreaves Foundry.
Testing The Ps locations in Hamsterley Forest.
The Ps are being made by Louise at her studio in Devon. Every care needs to be taken in transporting them to County Durham. Here you can see one of Louise’s early models be loaded into a van to be taken for some site tests the locations they will live in County Durham.
The Ps are heavy, and they will be visited by lots of people so we need to ensure that when they are out in place they stay in place. Here you can see preparations being made at Nose Point, Seaham in County Durham. The soil is being tested and plans made for their positioning and […]
The Ps will be travelling around County Durham from June 2017 and will be sited in some beautiful locations including The City of Durham, Hamsterley Forest and Nose Point, Seaham.
The sculptures started out as plaster models in Plant’s studio in Devon. From her drawings exploring ideas about individuality and difference, Plant created dozens of small models. 3 were chosen, refined and then enlarged to suit the scale of the planned installation sites.