Aberystwyth Arts Centre Sat 20 Jan – Sun 15 Apr 1st July 2016 marked 100 years since the Battle of the Somme, where 20,000 British soldiers died in a single day – the single worst military loss of life for Britain. To commemorate this, 1400 volunteers across the UK spent a day as soldiers in […]
Aberystwyth Arts Centre Until Sat 25 Nov It’s necessary that ‘surrealist’ and ‘murmuration’ are depicted to understand the relevance behind this exhibition by John Richardson and John Welson. A surrealist image attempts to uncover a hidden reality, unveiling some sort of marvellous, unknown phenomenon. Surrealism is an adventure and is not restricted to visuals; it […]
Aberystwyth Arts Centre Sun 12 November You’ve all heard the one about the Princess who goes to the Moon, right? The one with epic acrobatic skills? Classic fairy tale from your childhood. Alright, maybe not, but this new show called Moonfall, from the fledgling circus theatre troupe Hikapee does promise us a magical tale for […]
Aberystwyth Arts Centre Fri 10 Nov Equal parts rock gig and theatre show, Cuncrete is a lurid depiction of alpha masculinity through the unlikely – and yet also not – prism of architecture. Built around self-described “anti-virtuoso house band” The Great White Males, comprised of four drag kings, the performance promises noisy, lo-fi punk music and […]
Aberystwyth Arts Centre, Aberystwyth Until Tue 16 Jan The four month long exhibition will be on display across two of the art gallery’s spaces, and is composed of creations that will be exploring three alternate themes: Wales and Legends, Folk and Fairytales and Mythology. Amongst the exhibition, featured art will include important works from internationally […]
BLACK HOUSE | CLUB REVIEW Aberystwyh Arts Centre, Sat 7 Oct Aberystwyth University’s Great Hall, where many of the attendees have sat exams and accepted their degrees, is tonight transformed into the Black House x Hospitality main stage. In a room where they have experienced some of the most nerve-wracking, stress-inducing hours of their […]
Aberystwyth Arts Until Sat 23 Sept In Morwyn / Mam / Hen Wrach, artists Teresa Jenellen and Sarah Byfield explore different ideas around the female characters in some of the earliest prose in Britain – The Mabinogion. The tales, which date back to the 12th century, have become a key part of Welsh literary history […]
Aberystwyth Arts Centre Until Sun 9 July This truly international exhibition is celebrating four decades of innovative exhibitions that present the best pieces of illustration from across the world. It is the result of the World Illustration Awards and the 50 pieces in the exhibition have been selected from thousands of submissions. This year, the […]
Featuring work from the UK to USA, South Korea to France, and covering practice including books, design and editorial, to reflect the diversity within the industry.
An exploration of the relationship between art, science and climate change, a collaboration with HSPDP, The Hominin Sites and Paleolakes Drilling Project.