Celebration event - Oriel Davies Open Writing Competition

Oriel Davies are thrilled to announce the winners of the Oriel Davies 2017 Open Writing Competition, which will be celebrated at  an event coming up ... more >

Saturday Life Drawing Classes with Paul Webster

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

Sketch Books Studies | Tereska Shepherd

Would you like to keep and develop a successful sketchbook? This will provide you with an opportunity to develop sketchbook skills and the processes of ... 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
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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.

Andrew Dodds, Chirk Aqueduct, 2016

Navigations - Art as Research
Group exhibition

Seven international artists reflect on the nature of progress, decline, globalization and time. Using Wales’ Canal network as a starting point, where they have all been resident artists, they consider the process of making and thinking as an artist while responding to a particular site or situation. more >

Exhibition 2017 20 May - 19 July

Who lives in a hole like this?, Katie Surridge, 2017

Who lives in a hole like this?
Katie Surridge

Following a call out for early career artists based in Wales and the Welsh Borders to develop and present new work as part of the Litmus programme at Oriel Davies, we’re delighted to announce a new commission by Katie Surridge. more >

Exhibition 2017 20 May - 19 July

Changeover of exhibitions

EXHIBITION CHANGEOVER
Main galleries closed, cafe & shop still open!

We're changing the exhibitions over in the main gallery spaces! more >

Exhibition 2017 11 May - 19 May

Vanishing Point, Kelly Best

Vanishing Point
Kelly Best

Vanishing Point brings together an extraordinary body of new work by Kelly Best: a fascinating and highly original artist currently based in Cardiff. This is her most ambitious show in Wales to date and features a compelling interconnection between sculpture, drawing and painting, to consider surface, space and site. more >

Exhibition 2017 11 March - 10 May

Instructions for Imagined Spaces, Rory Duckhouse

Instructions for Imagined Spaces
Rory Duckhouse

Instructions for Imagined Spaces presents a series of instructional guides that offer the gallery visitor an experience of an imagined space. The guides use the visitor’s previous encounters and experiences of a gallery to construct this particular imagined place. more >

Test Bed 2017 11 March - 10 May