Summer Holiday Workshops for Children and Families

Summer Holiday Workshops more >

Saturday Life Drawing Classes with Caroline Ali

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

Newtown Food Festival - Drop-in Art and Craft Activity

Packaging makes prizes! Using discarded food packaging, Artist Helen Kozich invites you to create your own medals and rosetts out ... 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

An evolving library of artist films and recordings made and commissioned by Oriel Davies Gallery in connection with past exhibitions and projects.

In Guise of the Rock | Enter Granite | AJ Stockwell

In Guise of the Rock sound piece. In Guies of the Rock | AJ Stockwell (Litmus part 2)
29 July - 20 September 2017     listen >

audio 8 minutes

Audio Description: Who lives in a hole like this? | Katie Surridge

Exhibition audio description and conversation with the artist about her practice.

Who lives in a hole like this? Kate Surridge (Litmus part 1) 
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audio 14 minutes

Audio Description: Vanishing Point | Kelly Best | Gallery 1

This is a guided audio description of the exhibition in Gallery 1:

Vanishing Point | Kelly Best
11 March - 10 May 2017 listen >

audio 14 minutes

Audio Description: Vanishing Point | Kelly Best | Gallery 2

 

This is a guided audio description of the exhibition in Gallery 2:

Vanishing Point | Kelly Best
11 March - 10 May 2017 listen >

audio 12 minutes

Audio Description - A pencil line through space (essay)

This is an audio description of the essay A Pencil Line Through Space, by Oliver Basciano. The essay supports the Oriel Davies exhibition:
Vanishing Point | Kelly Best
11 March - 10 ... listen >

audio 6 minutes

Audio Description: Vanishing Point | Kelly Best | Introduction

This is an audio described introduction to the Oriel Davies exhibition:
Vanishing Point | Kelly Best
11 March - 10 May 2017 listen >

audio 4 minutes

Making Our Mark Film

The 'Making our Mark' film - A record of Criw Celf's event.  This 3 minute film shows how our group of talented young artists created their own art tools and artworks for exhibition in the Testbed space. watch >

video 3 minutes

The Art Factor Animations 2014

During the Spring half-term holiday, Powys secondary school pupils with a special talent in the visual arts worked with Cardiff-based film-maker Carolina Vasquez at Oriel Davies Gallery, to create short animated films. Each one was made over the course of just a single day in animation masterclasses with the artist.  watch >

video

Starry Messenger Film (Preview)

This film is part of Bedwyr Williams The Starry Messenger exhibition at the Wales Pavilion which is a Collateral Event at the Venice Biennale 2013. Script written and performed by Bedwyr Williams
Directed by Ewan Jones Morris ... watch >

video 2 minutes

Tales from Newtown & The Ghosts of Oriel Davies

Documentation by Absent but not Forgotten created during a visit to the Oriel Davies as part of Be our guest     watch >

video 17 minutes