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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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HELEN DENNIS ‘EPHEMERAL COAST’

HELEN DENNIS ‘EPHEMERAL COAST’

See Art for more on this Brooklyn-based artist’s exhibition, the result of her residency at fellow Swansea gallery Mission in February 2016.

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HELEN DENNIS: EPHEMERAL COAST | ART PREVIEW

HELEN DENNIS: EPHEMERAL COAST | ART PREVIEW

Elysium Gallery, Swansea Fri 7 Apr – Sat 6 May 6 After her successful exhibition at Swansea’s Mission Gallery at the end of 2016, Helen Dennis returns to the city, this time to the Elysium Gallery. The earlier exhibition was informed by the artist’s love of Swansea bay, its swaying tides and rolling beaches, and […]

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THE END IS BY YUR | ART PREVIEW

THE END IS BY YUR | ART PREVIEW

Elysium Gallery, Swansea Sat 4 – Sat 25 Mar The End is By Yur is a month-long exhibition that explores the notion of the afterlife. The group accepts many submissions, that are open to everyone anyone. The event dives deep into the ideas of heaven and hell, while being shamelessly playful in their blasphemy. This collection […]

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DALIT LEON: TIME SIGNATURES | ART PREVIEW

DALIT LEON: TIME SIGNATURES | ART PREVIEW

Elysium Gallery, Swansea Fri 6 May-Sat 4 June The name Dalit means ‘to draw water’ in Hebrew, so it’s apt that water features abundantly in Dalit Leon’s art. Other elements such as earth and air (sky) also feature quite prominently, along with the moon and sun. Her work can be epic but intimate and dream-like, […]

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SEAN VICARY | ART PREVIEW

SEAN VICARY | ART PREVIEW

SEAN VICARY Elysium Gallery, Swansea Fri 12 Feb-Sat 12 March Elysium Gallery is displaying an exciting and horror evoking new exhibition Mysterium Tremendum et fascinans by West Wales based artist Sean Vicary, starting 12 Feburary 2016 until 12 March. This exhibition brings together a range of Vicary’s practices, displaying recent and previously unseen work. The name […]

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ARTS NEWS | SWANSEA

Exhibitions, conferences and reopenings. Happy Arty New Year. Buzz keeps you in the know with the new shows and the creative changes in Swansea. 1. Elysium Gallery Moves Home The revered artist-led space Elysium Gallery in Swansea opened the doors to its third venue in Swansea last Friday. The gallery has moved to a new […]

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AFTER THE END | ART EXHIBITION PREVIEW & NEW GALLERY OPENING

The first show at the new Elysium Gallery starts on an optimistic note by sounding the death knell for art itself.

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ART NEWS | ELYSIUM: AFTER THE END | SWANSEA LOVE STORY

ROLL UP ROLL UP. I have some exciting news. Elysium Gallery,  the fantastic artist-led space at 41 High Street, Swansea is moving to bigger and better things. From this weekend the artspace as you know it will be closing down and hopping over to set up a top new creative space in a former brothel […]