Life Drawing Classes

These fun, tutored sessions encourage individual strengths whilst exploring different aspects of drawing the human figure. The sessions are designed to ... more >

Rangoli: Art that Binds

Following the success of the 2017 Rangoli: Art that Binds project, as part the India/ Wales season of events with the more >

Oriel Davies Gallery
The Park, Newtown
Powys SY16 2NZ
Telephone: +44 (0) 1686 625041
Fax: +44 (0) 1686 623633
Email: desk@orieldavies.org

 

Monday-Friday 10am-5pm
Saturday 10am-4pm


 

 

Archive

Oriel Davies is developing this archive as a resource for those researching both visual arts and arts education. Divided into exhibitions, projects and Test Bed the archive is searchable using the search bar below or by browsing through the archive pages.

Process: Student Work from NPTC
Group Exhibition

Within the field of the Art & Design, this is defined as a series of creative actions or steps taken in order to achieve a particular end, whatever the chosen discipline; Fine Art, 3D Design, Fashion, Textiles, Photography, Graphics etc. The creative process itself has many benefits. As well as developing the ability to externally manipulate materials, there is also an internal creative process taking place developing researching, thinking and analytical skills. These areas of skills development underpin many of the activities learners engage in while studying at Newtown College in the Art & Design Department. more >

Exhibition 2019 08 June - 19 June

In Between the Folds are Particles
Anna Falcini

A compelling body of new work tells of an ongoing conversation between contemporary artist, Anna Falcini, and the late Welsh artist, Gwen John (1876 -1939), through the archive of John’s draft letters and diaries at the National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth. more >

Exhibition 2019 06 April - 05 June

Mobile Tales
a group of talented young artists

March 2019 is a very special time for a group of talented young artists in North Powys, with two exhibitions of work by past and current Criw Celf participants taking take place at Oriel Davies. The exhibitions will be officially opened by Louise Wright of The Arts Council of Wales, on Saturday 9th March at 3.15, in a special event with the young artists, their families and friends. more >

Exhibition 2019 09 March - 30 March

Flexuous
Sophie Kumar-Taylor

Flexuous is a specially commissioned artwork by Sophie Kumar-Taylor. This Criw Celf commission celebrates Sophie's accomplishments as an early career artist and provides her with an opportunity to create a site-specific piece at Oriel Davies, the largest and most significant visual arts venue in the region, and a key gallery of Wales. more >

Exhibition 2019 09 March - 30 March

Cartographic Imaginaries: Interpreting the Literary Atlas of Wales
Group Exhibition

Cartographic Imaginaries presents an inspiring collection of commissioned artwork in response to twelve English language novels set in Wales. These form part of the wider Literary Atlas of Wales project, which investigates how books and maps help us understand the spatial nature of the human condition. More specifically it explores how English language novels set in Wales contribute to our understanding of the real-and-imagined nature of the country, its history, and its communities. more >

Exhibition 2019 09 February - 18 March