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JACQUELINE ALKEMA, MABLI JEN EUSTACE & LLINOS THOMAS | ART PREVIEW

JACQUELINE ALKEMA, MABLI JEN EUSTACE & LLINOS THOMAS | ART PREVIEW

BayArt Gallery, Cardiff Sat 11 Nov – Fri 8 Dec A trio of contemporary artists bring their works to the BayArt gallery to seal off the end of the year.  From November 11th to December 8th Jacqueline Alkema, Mabli Jên Eustace, and Llinos Thomas will be exhibiting their dextrous creativity by combining their mutual interests […]

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ANDREW COOPER: EVERYBODY KNOWS THIS IS NOWHERE | ART PREVIEW

ANDREW COOPER: EVERYBODY KNOWS THIS IS NOWHERE | ART PREVIEW

Elysium Gallery, Swansea Until Sat 18 Nov It could be argued that the aim of art is the manipulation of perception, and Andrew Cooper has established himself as an artist dedicated to the notions of perception and being. “What I try to do with my work is to make it as if the participant is […]

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NOVEMBER | ART LISTINGS

NOVEMBER | ART LISTINGS

Aberystwyth Arts Centre University Of Wales, Aberystwyth. Free. Mon-Sat 10am-8pm. 01970 621903 / www.aber.ac.uk/artscentre The Surrealist Murmuration Contemporary surrealist art curated here by John Richardson and John Welson. (Until Sat 25 Nov) Rhi Moxon ‘Food & Folklore’ Illustration and printmaking work exploring the wealth of flavours and food traditions that surround us. (Until Sat 23 […]

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MADE BY HAND | ART FEATURE

MADE BY HAND | ART FEATURE

Organised by Sarah James and Nina Fox (creators of the multi-award winning Contemporary Craft Festival in Bovey Tracey and founders of Made by Hand at Tredegar House), Made By Hand in association with the Contemporary Craft Festival has teamed up with Cardiff City Council to bring the event to South Wales. The weekend event showcases […]

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FAMILY OF BLAENAFON AND FAMILY OF MINERS | ART PREVIEW

FAMILY OF BLAENAFON AND FAMILY OF MINERS | ART PREVIEW

Big Pit National Coal Museum, Blaenavon Until Mon 8 Jan Blaenavon’s Big Pit National Coal Museum is currently staging two exhibitions by the photographer Walter Waygood on life in Blaenavon, with a total duration of five months, going up until the beginning of 2018. The photographic exhibitions aim to explore not just the mining and […]

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CHILE AND SWANSEA – A JOURNEY THROUGH COPPER | ART PREVIEW

CHILE AND SWANSEA – A JOURNEY THROUGH COPPER | ART PREVIEW

National Waterfront Museum, Swansea Until Sun 5 Nov Currently running at Swansea’s National Waterfront Museum until November, the exhibition Chile and Swansea – A Journey through Copper sets out to explore the links between both Chile and Swansea through the circulation of copper ore in the 19th century. Featuring artist Ignacio Acosta’s photographic research on copper […]

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ART GUIDE: WALES’ TOP ARTISTS | ART FEATURE

ART GUIDE: WALES’ TOP ARTISTS | ART FEATURE

WALES’ TOP ARTISTS Selected by BEN GELSTHORPE HOLLY DAVEY Soon to be presenting a major solo exhibition at artist-led gallery/resource g39, Davey follows this show with a string of commissions at Plymouth Museum, National Museum of Wales and Locws, Swansea. Often working closely with the histories and memory imbued in objects, places and people, Davey’s […]

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LAND/SEA (TIR/MÔR) | ART PREVIEW

LAND/SEA (TIR/MÔR) | ART PREVIEW

  Ffotogallery, Penarth Sat 28 Oct – Sat 9 Dec Mike Perry’s major new solo exhibition, inspired by 1960s/70s minimalism, is a response to the significantly pressing issue of the vulnerability of the environment. Specifically, the Wales-based artist has been looking at the stress humanity puts on the environment, and the detrimental effect our activity […]

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WHO DECIDES? | ART FEATURE

WHO DECIDES? | ART FEATURE

Whilst museums are free and are owned by ‘the people’, we actually have very little to do with them in regards to what we do and don’t see inside; that could be because some of us are fairly clueless when it comes to art and like to be told what’s ‘good’. However, the National Museum […]

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HANES: TALES, STORIES, LEGENDS AND MYTHS | ART PREVIEW

HANES: TALES, STORIES, LEGENDS AND MYTHS | ART PREVIEW

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 […]