Exploding books! with artist Caroline Ali

Taking inspiration from the characters and creatures of Roald Dahl, you will learn how to combine drawing and folding skills to make and ... more >

Felt Masks with textile artist, Nicola Knapton

Learn the basic principles of felt making to make masks inspired by Roald Dahl characters and creatures. Felt making is creative, fun and easy to ... more >

Big Friendly Giant ‘soft sculptures’!

Using paper and fabric, create Dahl inspired characters or objects. Craft maker, Julie Dawson will help you create out-sized sculptures. Why not create a ... 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 - Saturday 10am-5pm
Free Admission

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.

Eifion Sven-Myer, Obscured Light – Misshapen Vistas

Obscured Light – Misshapen Vistas
Eifion Sven-Myer

Eifion Sven-Myer is creating an installation in response to the TestBed space that incorporates the play of light on mirrors, wooden structures and magnifying plastic sheets. more >

Test Bed 2016 16 April - 15 June

Clare Chapman

Oriel Davies Open 2016: Painting
Multiple Artists

We welcome once again the arrival of the popular Oriel Davies Open where in 2016 we celebrate contemporary painting in all its diversity. The exhibition represents the current strength of painting practice by established and emerging talent across the UK and overseas. more >

Exhibition 2016 16 April - 15 June

Power in the Land
X-10

Nuclear power is and has been a frequent presence in the news and is particularly pertinent within current debates surrounding pressures of energy supply around the world. The artist group X-10 bring together the fruits of two years working together around the closure and decommissioning of Wylfa on Anglesey, the last nuclear power station in Wales and the last and largest of the Magnox stations. The final shutdown in December 2015, marked the end of an era for the local community and brings to the fore the question mark over the next generation of nuclear power. more >

Exhibition 2016 06 February - 06 April

Chris Oakley, Datacide

DATACIDE
Chris Oakley

90% of the world's data has been created in the last 2 years... more >

Test Bed 2016 06 February - 06 April

Amy Sterly, Suddenly

House
Multiple artists

The idea of house and home can conjure up feelings of warmth and shelter. A dwelling - be it cottage or shed, tent or mansion, temporary shack or permanent residence - is usually the basis of comfort and security. Conversely, a derelict or abandoned house is often associated with discomfort, unease and absence. more >

Exhibition 2015 14 November - 27 January

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