Art Oaisis: Spider Sculpture Launch

Art Oaisis are launching there Public Sculture.   more >

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 >

Holiday Workshops

Holiday Activities
Tuesdays, 10.30am-12.30pm
£7.50/person* These workshops for all ages are fun and informal, ... 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.

sculpture of shoe with flowers

Beyond Pattern
Various Artists

An exploration into the cultural meanings of ‘pattern’, through exhibition, commission, publication and debate, with work that utilises ‘pattern’ as a social, cultural and political commentator. With new commissions by Steve Messam, Catherine Bertola and Angharad Pearce-Jones and work by Michael Brennand-Wood, Nisha Duggal, Leo Fitzmaurice, Doug Jones, Adam King, Pamela So, Henna Nadeem and Andrea Stokes. more >

Exhibition 2009 21 November - 27 January

instalation detail

Eocene
Alex Duncan

Alex Duncan’s inspiration comes from the fragility and power of the natural world. Through a variety of materials he creates work with a hyper-realistic quality, questioning what is real and what has been constructed. The artist adopts the aesthetic of model-making or film-set replicas. more >

Test Bed 2009 21 November - 27 January

4 images on wall and carpet pieces on floor

From the Palace at Hillstreet
Catherine Bertola

Catherine Bertola has been helped by over 100 people to create From the Palace at Hillstreet, a newly commissioned piece of work for Beyond Pattern. more >

Project 2009 21 November - 27 January

Gallery installation detail

If only dust could speak
Awst & Walther

Awst & Walther explore fundamental issues around human existence. Concerned with survival, fatality and the sublime, they create live performance, installation, sculpture and drawings that combine formal qualities with the mythical and the surreal. From Utopian depictions to apocalyptic landscapes, the results are constructively challenging and respond to vital social, political and philosophical questions. more >

Exhibition 2009 19 September - 11 November

card template of brick

Net#1 (Airbrick)
Digital Dialogues

Digital Dialogues comprise artists duo Darren Williams and Jason Davies. Using scanned images of objects to initiate conversations between themselves and their audience, they open up ideas around participation, drawing and sculpture. Net#1(Airbrick) is part of a series of works entitled World of Forms. more >

Test Bed 2009 19 September - 11 November