Poetry Writing 2 | Lara Clough

10 Sessions | Wednesdays 11 April – 13 June 2018 | 10.15am – 12.30pm Tiwtor: Lara ... more >

Special Event | Nicola Dale

We are offering a free life drawing session to draw one of the Open artists, Nicola Dale, during her performance of her work on Friday 22 June, ... more >

Oriel Davies Open 2018 | Preview

ODO18 opening 23 June, 6-8pm with awards announced 7pm. Selectors Sacha Craddock and Jane Simpson will ... more >

Oriel Davies Gallery
The Park, Newtown
Powys SY16 2NZ
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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.

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

Clippings (Page No.2, detail) 2014 Multiple Drawing; Collage and gouache on mult

Talking to Gwen
Anna Falcini

During a residency in Aberystwyth, Anna Falcini discovered the letters of Gwen John (1876–1939), at the National Library of Wales. Written around 1915, John's draft letters record intimate, joyous, mundane scenes and the frequent struggles of John's life as an independent Welsh, female artist living in Paris. more >

Test Bed 2015 14 November - 27 January

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

Studies for Maynard, Simon Whitehead, 2015. Photo. Ray Jacobs.

Studies for Maynard
Simon Whitehead

A live dance installation with movement, dance, image and sound. more >

Exhibition 2015 07 October - 21 October