CV

Cornwall - London, UK.
b.1992

PUBLIC PROGRAMMES

2021 And Everything And Nothing Has Changed. 5 month Public Arts & Heritage Programme, St Austell, Cornwall. Lead Artists and Creative Producer. 

Supported by Arts Council England, Austell Projects, Coastal Communities Fund,  FEAST, Creative Civic Change, West Craclaze Garden Village, Andrew McCall, Cultivator Cornwall & Cornwall Heritage Trust.  

PUBLIC SCULPTURE 

2022 (TBC) And Everything And Nothing Has Changed. 

Permanent Public Ceramic Sculpture, St Blazey, Cornwall. 

WORKSHOPS 

2021 Kiln Building, building the first Petal Kiln in the UK designed by Andes Allik. through an ongoing partnership with Cultivator Cornwall and The Creative Academy St Austell 

2021 HOW TO BUILD A STONE CIRCLE, Temporary Art Space @ The Sky Tip as part of And Everything And Nothing Has Changed. 

2021 Prehistoric Pottery Workshop, Par Beach, as part of And Everything And Nothing Has Changed.   

2019 Neolithic British Pottery Firing Weekend, Corpus Cross, Exeter. 

TALKS & PANEL DISCUSSIONS​

2022 Artist Talk on And Everything And Nothing Has Changed, Future Foundry, Ceramic Art Dover, Dover. 

2021 Artist Talk on Art In The Public Realm. Royal College of Art, MA ceramics and Glass. London 

2021 LANDSCAPE, THE FUTURE AND IMAGINATION. Podcast for Local Trust. https://localtrust.org.uk/news-and-stories/blog/landscape-the-future-and-imagination/

2021 Virtual Artist Talk, In conversation with Rhys Morgan, CAMP (Contemporary Art Membership Plymouth) 

2021  ''Staying in and coming out: A reflection on the LGBTQ+ experience in creative Cornwall.''

Panelist for Real Ideals Organisation, Panel Discussion, Online 

2020 BOTANY & BEYOND,White Gold Festival X Austell Project Digital Digging Festival, Online. 

https://www.austellproject.co.uk/connections-between-st-austells-biodiversity-and-the-historic-clay-industry/

DOCUMENTARY 

2021 And Everything And Nothing Has Changed, Landscape Archaeology of the St Austell China Clay Area. Commissioned by Robin Sullivan, funded by Arts Council England, Cornwall Heritage Trust, Creative Civic Change and Austell Project. 

2020 The Hembury Bowl, The Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter.

(Artist/ Gabbroic Clay specialist) 

RESIDENCIES

2022 Rame Projects, Cornwall. 

2019 Lizard Peninsular, Cornwall.. 


PRESS

2022 FAD Magazine

 https://fadmagazine.com/2022/04/04/material-conversations-mater-x-robin-james-sullivan/

2021 Referenced in Marking Place: New Perspectives on Early Neolithic Enclosures, Book. Neolithic Studies Group Seminar Papers | Volume: 18

2021 Local Trust (Podcast) 

2020 Assemblage Magazine Online 

https://www.assemblagemagazine.co.uk/robin-james-sullivan

2019 Referenced in Neolithic Studies Conference, British Museum, London. 

 

AWARDS & GRANTS 

2022 Artist Network Time, Space, Money Grant Recipient

2022 Capital Investment Grant, Cultivator Cornwall

2022 Skills Development Grant, Cultivator Cornwall

2021 Cornwall Heritage Trust Grant Recipient

2020 Arts Council England, Project Grant Award Recipient

2020 FEAST, Smaller Project Grant Recipient 

2020 Creative Civic Change (Local Trust, The National Lottery Community Fund, The Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, and Esmee Fairbairn foundation), Grant Recipient

2019 White Gold International Ceramic Festival, Commission & Grant Recipient.

 

OTHER

2022 Stile Collective Cohort, http://www.stile-collective.co.uk

2020/21 Creative and Cultural Leadership Development Programme, Cultivator (1st Cohort).