The Art Of Appearing Unkempt – Shaftesbury Artists Richard Hoare

Shaftesbury artist Richard Hoare tells us about his new exhibition at Messum’s in Tisbury, which celebrates the beauty of unkempt landscapes.

Richard Hoare

Richard has almost had an artistic epiphany. He recently stayed at Isabella Tree’s Knepp estate in Sussex to see her famed rewilding project at first hand. That’s when nature becomes the dominant force in estate management.

Richard’s experience has made a real impact on the way he sees and portrays the world, as he explains.