135 posts about Exhibitions on this blog
Tuesday 12 November 2013, 12:16
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.
Tuesday 1 October 2013, 15:09
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...
Friday 20 September 2013, 11:15
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...
Thursday 5 September 2013, 12:19
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.
Friday 23 August 2013, 11:58
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.
Thursday 15 August 2013, 13:45
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.
Friday 26 July 2013, 16:01
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.
Tuesday 25 June 2013, 10:08
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...
Friday 21 June 2013, 14:37
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.
Monday 20 May 2013, 11:14
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.
Friday 17 May 2013, 15:26
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.
Thursday 2 May 2013, 09:57
Twelve important contemporary artworks that were gifted to National Museum Cardiff by art collectors Eric and Jean Cass will go on show this weekend.
Friday 5 April 2013, 11:01
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...
Monday 18 March 2013, 12:01
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.
Thursday 10 January 2013, 12:55
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.
Thursday 20 December 2012, 15:47
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.
Friday 14 December 2012, 10:22
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.
Friday 9 November 2012, 16:14
From Jerry the Tyke, who predates Mickey Mouse, to the instantly recognisable SuperTed, Wales has a pretty firm friendship with the animation industry.
Wednesday 7 November 2012, 16:03
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.
Monday 5 November 2012, 11:04
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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