Category Archives: exhibition

Works by legendary Australian artist on public display for the first time at Oriel y Parc, St Davids

An exhibition which explores how two celebrated 20th century artists were deeply moved by their sense of place has opened at Oriel y Parc Gallery and Visitor Centre in St Davids, Pembrokeshire. Continue reading Works by legendary Australian artist on public display for the first time at Oriel y Parc, St Davids

Abstract pioneer: Gillian Ayres untold story in largest UK exhibition at National Museum Cardiff

A major exhibition at National Museum Cardiff celebrating the work of one of Britain’s most renowned abstract artists, Gillian Ayres. This is the largest exhibition of Ayres’s work ever seen in the UK, opening on Saturday 8 April. It tells the untold story of the influence of Wales on her life and work.

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Artist Oliver Sutherland explores innovative digital simulations in The Gallery at Plymouth College of Art

As part of The Gallery at Plymouth College of Art’s South West Showcase, artist Oliver Sutherland will present a solo exhibition of moving image artworks situated within real-time simulations, opening with a free public launch from 5pm until 7pm on Wednesday 11 January 2017. Booking is not required and the free launch is open to all.

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Present Makers 2016 – the best of South West makers at the Thelma Hulbert Gallery

Present Makers 2016 is a vibrant selling exhibition presenting a new selection of craft makers whose work highlights the skill and diversity of craft across the South West region, and it’s on at the Thelma Hulbert Gallery (THG).

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Rethink our shared history: Helen Snell’s A Long Shadow exhibition at The National Museum of the Royal Navy Portsmouth

An exhibition of three-dimensional artwork that challenges visitors to rethink events in our shared history is to be launched by The National Museum of the Royal Navy’s (NMRN) artist in residence Helen Snell.

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Young Shoots spring to life as the Thelma Hulbert Gallery (THG) explores the secret world of soil in a new exhibition

Without soil there would be no life. Healthy soils are not only essential for the production of our food, timber and fibres but are a vital part of our global eco-system, filtering our water and acting as a carbon sink to reduce the impact of climate change. That’s why the Centre for Contemporary Art and the Natural World (CCANW) commissioned 13 artists to explore it for the United Nations International Year of Soils 2015.

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Écriture Féminine: ‘contemporary depictions of women writing her self’ at Edgar Modern

Hélène Cixous first coined the term ‘écriture féminine’ in her essay, “The Laugh of the Medusa” (1975), where she asserts “woman must write her self: must write about women and bring women to writing, from which they have been driven away as violently as from their bodies”.

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ExtraORDINARY: visitors interact with contemporary art at The Lowry in exhibition that takes the… organe

Visitors to a new exhibition opening at The Lowry next month will be able to interact with works of art by internationally renowned artists – including a tantalising pyramid of 5,800 oranges.

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