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.
Of time and the railway
A film by Robert Davies
Soundtrack by Peter Pavli/Robert Davies Edited by Siencyn Langham/Robert Davies
This new film by Robert Davies concerns the rail line between Birmingham and Aberystwyth - a crucial artery between the industrial West Midlands and rural Mid-Wales. more >
Exhibition 2015 19 September - 30 September
The scent of Dic Aberdaron
‘The scent of Dic Aberdaron’ is a copy of a missing bust, presumed lost but very possibly held somewhere in secret. more >
Test Bed 2015 18 July - 09 September
A spectacular exhibition and exciting events programme celebrating the power of flowers in contemporary art. more >
Exhibition 2015 23 May - 09 September
Ellen Bell is intrigued by the influence that a particular art space and the work being shown within it might have upon spoken exchanges. Recently, she has spent time at Oriel Davies, gathering snippets of conversation in the galleries, café and shop as research for her show. more >
Test Bed 2015 23 May - 11 July
Dear Olivia ...
For his latest solo show, Dear Olivia … Craig Wood presents striking new works which range from large-scale sculptural installation and video projection, to delicate paper necklaces and painted maps. Running throughout the exhibition are threads of communication, the individual and the multitude, nationalism and shifting power structures. more >
Exhibition 2015 07 March - 13 May