Tagged with: Exhibitions

135 posts about Exhibitions on this blog

  1. Exhibition harks back to gallery's trailblazing feminist past

    Tuesday 12 November 2013, 12:16

    Polly March Polly March

    When the Mostyn in Llandudno opened in 1901, it heralded a landmark in the history of female art. Spearheaded by Lady Augusta Mostyn, it was the first venue in the world specifically designed to exhibit the work of female artists, who were at that time excluded from the wider art scene.

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  2. Artist Claudia Williams on turning 80, a new exhibition and a book about her life

    Tuesday 1 October 2013, 15:09

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    There is an intimacy about Claudia Williams' paintings that draws you, the viewer, right into the very thick of the scene she is depicting.

    Whether it's a family relaxing on the beach or a couple engrossed in a chess game as their children read a bedtime story in the background, her pictures immediately...

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  3. Stunning glassworks by students to go on display

    Friday 20 September 2013, 11:15

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    Swansea's international reputation for producing talented glass artists dates back more than 75 years. And to showcase just a snapshot of the talent that comes out of the school each year, intricate works by the most recent class of graduates in the school's MA Glass programme are to go on display in...

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  4. Monsterist artist Pete Fowler curates 'impressive' graduate show

    Thursday 5 September 2013, 12:19

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    For the second year running the Wales Millennium Centre is playing host to an exhibition of the cream of artistic talent currently emerging from Wales' many arts institutions.

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  5. Exhibition explores tension within man's relationship to nature

    Friday 23 August 2013, 11:58

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    If you are looking for something edifying to do this weekend, it's your last chance to catch the intriguing solo exhibition 'o' by the Ceredigion-born artist Carwyn Evans.

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  6. Oriel Tegfryn celebrates 50th anniversary with summer show

    Thursday 15 August 2013, 13:45

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    This year marks the 50th birthday of Oriel Tegfryn in Menai Bridge, Anglesey, making it north Wales' oldest commercial gallery and the second oldest in Wales - not bad for an arts space that was created by accident.

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  7. Local artists win long campaign for new gallery in Aberystwyth

    Friday 26 July 2013, 16:01

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    After a hard-fought campaign spanning several decades, a group of artists have finally won their quest to open a new gallery in the centre of Aberystwyth.

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  8. Sean Edwards: Drawn in Cursive

    Tuesday 25 June 2013, 10:08

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    It's not often you talk to an artist about their upcoming exhibition and find out they are not yet sure what it will contain. To some this might seem an impossibly nerve-wracking work ethic, but for Abergavenny-based sculptor Sean Edwards the genesis of his pieces can only begin once he is in situ...

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  9. Oriel Mostyn summer season

    Friday 21 June 2013, 14:37

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    Oriel Mostyn in Llandudno has just announced the line-up of artists for its summer season and it features a range of exciting new work from Welsh and international artists.

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  10. Gallery to become living art space inhabited by weird and wonderful creatures

    Monday 20 May 2013, 11:14

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    From this week, visitors to the Arcadecardiff gallery in Cardiff's Queens Arcade will be greeted by an interactive digital wonderland where anything is possible.

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  11. Shani Rhys James on her 60th birthday and two new exhibitions

    Friday 17 May 2013, 15:26

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    Her bold and chaotic paintings have made her one of the most remarkable and successful artists of her generation, and as the eminent Welsh painter Shani Rhys James turns 60, she admits there is no sign of her slowing down.

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  12. Philanthropists' gift on show at National Museum Cardiff

    Thursday 2 May 2013, 09:57

    Laura Chamberlain Laura Chamberlain

    Twelve important contemporary artworks that were gifted to National Museum Cardiff by art collectors Eric and Jean Cass will go on show this weekend.

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  13. New work by 20 Welsh artists on show at Hay gallery

    Friday 5 April 2013, 11:01

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    Spring may still seem tantalisingly out of our grasp due to the brisk outdoor conditions, but in a picturesque corner of Wales it has well and truly sprung. The Spring Show at the Lion Street Gallery in Hay-on-Wye showcases the best work on offer from contemporary artists working in Wales and the...

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  14. Tate loans impressive artwork to Pembrokeshire gallery

    Monday 18 March 2013, 12:01

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    The artist Graham Sutherland is seen by many as one of the visionaries of 20th century art. A new exhibition at the Oriel y Parc Gallery and Visitor Centre in St David's, Pembrokeshire, reveals how deeply Sutherland was influenced by the area's breathtaking scenery.

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  15. Merthyr's medieval past re-imagined by community

    Thursday 10 January 2013, 12:55

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    Merthyr Tydfil is so synonymous with its industrial past that it is often hard to imagine an older history – one of ancient kingdoms and bloody battles for supremacy, but that elusive medieval Merthyr of yore is now being brought to life through an extensive community arts project.

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  16. Alan Turing's Nightmare Room re-imagined

    Thursday 20 December 2012, 15:47

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    You may recall the stunning Blinc digital arts festival back in October, which saw the medieval walls and ramparts of Conwy Castle turned into a giant cinema. Now the artist behind that tribute is to develop his moving image work into a project to be shown at The Mission Gallery in Swansea.

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  17. Music artist Pete Fowler on diving into Oceans of Fantasy for his latest exhibition

    Friday 14 December 2012, 10:22

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    If you're a fan of the Super Furries, Gruff Rhys or The Horrors, then it's unlikely you're a stranger to the psychedelic creatures of artist Peter Fowler's imagination, which adorn many a hip album cover from the late 1990s.

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  18. Jerry the Tyke to SuperTed: Welsh animation celebrated in new exhibition

    Friday 9 November 2012, 16:14

    Laura Chamberlain Laura Chamberlain

    From Jerry the Tyke, who predates Mickey Mouse, to the instantly recognisable SuperTed, Wales has a pretty firm friendship with the animation industry.

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  19. Artist Susan Adams on hearing voices and the information era

    Wednesday 7 November 2012, 16:03

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    Continual chatter on the airwaves in the era of burgeoning wireless technology marks the theme for the exhibition Welcome Machine by Susan Adams, which is set to open at Theatre Mwldan in Cardigan this weekend.

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  20. BBC Prehistoric Autopsy at the National Museum

    Monday 5 November 2012, 11:04

    Martin Aaron Martin Aaron

    The recent BBC series Prehistoric Autopsy is coming to the National Museum Cardiff as pasrt of a BBC Learning interactive exhibition

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