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135 posts about exhibitions on this blog

  1. Memories wanted for 2011 Eisteddfod in Wrexham

    Tuesday 10 May 2011, 16:20

    Laura Chamberlain Laura Chamberlain

    Both the National Eisteddfod and the Arts Council of Wales are appealing for the memories of the people of Wales in the run up to the 2011 Eisteddfod in Wrexham this summer.

    The modern day National Eisteddfod of Wales celebrates 150 years in 2011. To mark the occasion the National Eisteddfod has launched...

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  2. National Library holds Clive Hicks-Jenkins retrospective

    Thursday 5 May 2011, 12:35

    Laura Chamberlain Laura Chamberlain

    A major retrospective of the work of Clive Hicks-Jenkins will open at the National Library of Wales this weekend in celebration of the artist's 60th birthday, with some 200 pieces of his work going on show.

    Hicks-Jenkins was born in Newport in south Wales in 1951. He studied dance at Rambert in London...

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  3. BigLittleCity celebrates Cardiff's creativity

    Wednesday 13 April 2011, 11:44

    Laura Chamberlain Laura Chamberlain

    A new exhibition celebrating Wales' capital city and its creative talent will open tomorrow, and will occupy the first floor of the newly opened Cardiff Story museum in the city centre.

    BigLittleCity is the brainchild of Cardiff-based photographer Dan Green. The project started out as his own series...

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  4. Colin See-Paynton exhibition at Oriel Ynys Môn

    Monday 4 April 2011, 15:54

    Laura Chamberlain Laura Chamberlain

    A new exhibition by Colin See-Paynton, one of the UK's leading figures in wood engraving, is to open at Anglesey's Oriel Ynys Môn later this month.

    The exhibition, Of a Feather - An Avian Alphabet, is a collection of newly created wood engravings by the artist, who has lived in Wales for nearly 40 years...

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  5. Exhibition highlights the art of theatre design

    Tuesday 29 March 2011, 16:55

    Laura Chamberlain Laura Chamberlain

    Artwork by some of the UK's most talented theatre designers has gone on show at an exhibition in Cardiff.

    The Transformation and Revelation exhibition, presented by the Society of British Theatre Designers, is taking place at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama.

    It includes drawings, paintings...

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  6. Alfred Janes centenary exhibition

    Thursday 3 March 2011, 15:15

    Laura Chamberlain Laura Chamberlain

    An exhibition to mark the centenary of the birth of Swansea-born artist Alfred Janes will open later this month at the Oriel Kooywood Gallery in Cardiff.

    Janes was one of the group of many talented Welsh artists who attended the Swansea School of Art in the 20th century, and was one of the Kardomah Boys...

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  7. Zulu exhibition features rare items from classic film

    Monday 21 February 2011, 12:13

    Laura Chamberlain Laura Chamberlain

    A rare set of storyboards, props, costumes and posters from the classic war film Zulu, starring Welsh actors Stanley Baker and Ivor Emmanuel, are to go on show.

    The exhibition will be staged at Firing Line, Cardiff Castle Museum of the Welsh Soldier, from Saturday 26 February until Sunday 26 June.

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  8. Artists in Focus: Augustus John at National Museum, Cardiff

    Friday 18 February 2011, 11:24

    Laura Chamberlain Laura Chamberlain

    A new exhibition featuring the works of one of the most talented artists to have heralded from Wales has gone on show at the National Museum Wales in Cardiff.

    Artists in Focus: Lyrical Lines: Drawings and Etchings by Augustus John (1878-1961) incorporates pieces from the museum's existing holdings of...

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  9. Charles Tunnicliffe exhibition at Oriel Ynys Môn

    Wednesday 16 February 2011, 12:35

    Laura Chamberlain Laura Chamberlain

    Work by renowned wildlife artist Charles Tunnicliffe depicting his first summer spent on Anglesey is currently on show at Oriel Ynys Môn in Llangefni.

    Shorelands Summer Diary shows work from the artist, who moved to Anglesey in 1947; Shorelands was the bungalow at Malltraeth that he and his wife Winifred...

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  10. Trio of Welsh artists on show at Oriel Plas Glyn y Weddw

    Tuesday 18 January 2011, 15:11

    Laura Chamberlain Laura Chamberlain

    The works of three very different Welsh artists - Elfyn Lewis, Gareth Parry and Niki Pilkington - will go on show in a feast for the senses this weekend at Oriel Plas Glyn y Weddw in Llanbedrog, north west Wales.

    Elfyn Lewis should need no introduction. The Cardiff based artist, originally from Porthmadog...

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  11. The Silent Village at Mostyn, Llandudno

    Tuesday 18 January 2011, 12:15

    Laura Chamberlain Laura Chamberlain

    A new exhibition at the Mostyn gallery in Llandudno presents a contemporary response to the 1943 film The Silent Village by Humphrey Jennings.

    The Silent Village was a World War Two propaganda film that re-enacted, in south Wales, the Nazi destruction of the Czech village of Lidice in June 1942.

    The...

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  12. Touring Queen exhibition to mark Diamond Jubilee

    Wednesday 12 January 2011, 13:31

    Laura Chamberlain Laura Chamberlain

    An exhibition featuring portraits of Queen Elizabeth II will tour the UK to mark the monarch's Diamond Jubilee in 2012, it was announced today.

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  13. James Morris: A Landscape of Wales

    Friday 7 January 2011, 11:35

    Laura Chamberlain Laura Chamberlain

    A new photography exhibition set to open in Cardiff later this month shows some of Wales' starkest landscapes, which are far from the idyllic, almost clichéd images used to sell the country to potential tourists.

    Photographer James Morris was born in Griffithstown in south Wales and moved away from...

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  14. Iwan Gwyn Parry exhibition at Oriel Ynys Môn

    Thursday 6 January 2011, 10:50

    Laura Chamberlain Laura Chamberlain

    Oriel Ynys Môn celebrates its 20th birthday this year, and the gallery is kicking off 2011 with a new exhibition by Anglesey-born artist Iwan Gwyn Parry.

    This new collection of work was completed by the artist over a period of two and a half years. The exhibition is based on two primary themes that...

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  15. New film season at Glynn Vivian, Swansea

    Friday 10 December 2010, 15:20

    Laura Chamberlain Laura Chamberlain

    The Glynn Vivian Art Gallery in Swansea this evening opens the first of three new seasons of exhibitions focusing on film.

    Ffilm 1: Single Shot is the first collection of films in a series that is set to run until April 2011 in various spaces across the gallery based in Alexandra Road.

    Films going on...

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  16. project/ten embarks on winter #1 exhibition

    Tuesday 30 November 2010, 12:45

    Laura Chamberlain Laura Chamberlain

    Following the success of their previous exhibitions, contemporary art and design gallery project/ten are set to present their fourth pop-up gallery of 2010: winter #1.

    The gallery returns to Cardiff's Morgan Arcade for the exhibition, but this time it will occupy the old solicitors' office in the arcade...

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  17. Tim Davies exhibition at Chapter, Cardiff

    Monday 29 November 2010, 11:56

    Laura Chamberlain Laura Chamberlain

    The work of Welsh artist Tim Davies, who is set to represent Wales at the 2011 Venice Biennale, has gone on display in a new exhibition at the Chapter Arts Centre in Cardiff.

    Tim Davies: 50th Year To Heaven features new and existing works by the Swansea-based artist and includes a commission that documents...

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  18. New exhibitions open at Mostyn, Llandudno

    Friday 19 November 2010, 15:10

    Laura Chamberlain Laura Chamberlain

    It's all go at the Mostyn art gallery in Llandudno, with no less than three new exhibitions opening this weekend, plus a new video installation as part of their ongoing Love Film video series.

    Alex Katz
    The work of renowned American artist Alex Katz will go on show at Mostyn this Saturday as part of ARTIST...

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  19. At the Edge: Aberystwyth Arts Centre

    Friday 19 November 2010, 12:20

    Laura Chamberlain Laura Chamberlain

    A new exhibition featuring works by celebrated British artists such as Henry Moore, Frank Auerbach, Lucien Freud and Jacob Epstein has opened at the Aberystwyth Arts Centre.

    At the Edge explores British art from the second half of the 20th Century, drawing on sculpture, painting...

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  20. Passing Time by David Hurn at the Third Floor Gallery

    Thursday 18 November 2010, 15:15

    Laura Chamberlain Laura Chamberlain

    A new exhibition showing the work of renowned photographer David Hurn opens at the Third Floor Gallery in Cardiff Bay this evening.

    David Hurn's career as a photographer has spanned 55 years. He has caught a myriad of subjects on camera, from capturing images of the Soviet invasion of Hungary to working...

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