Life Drawing

Life drawing is one of the most effective ways to improve drawing, painting, sculptural and observational skills. The shapes found in the human figure ... more >

Feltmaking: Painting with fibres with Nicola Knapton

Saturday, 12 November, 10.30 to 4.30pm (Lunch break, 1-2pm) Learn different techniques to make a felt picture. You will ... more >

Christmas decorations using willow with Caroline Lowe

Saturday, 26 Nov, 10.30 to 1pm £5 per person. Under 8’s must be accompanied by a parent/carer An opportunity ... more >

Oriel Davies Gallery
The Park, Newtown
Powys SY16 2NZ
Telephone: +44 (0) 1686 625041
Fax: +44 (0) 1686 623633
Monday - Saturday 10am-5pm
Free Admission

Offsite Projects

Oriel Davies’ outreach and off-site projects take contemporary art outside the gallery walls to reach new audiences, bringing together artists and the wider community.

Previous Offsite Projects

Anne-Mie Melis, A New Niche for Nature

A New Niche for Nature
Anne-Mie Melis

06 August 2016 - 15 October 2016

The fourth and final flora commission in partnership with Oriel Myrddin reveals Anne-Mie Melis’ focus on the River Tywi and in particular the point at which land and water meet - where rare and endangered plant species and invasive plants compete for survival. more >

multiple artists

19 September 2015 - 16 September 2016

After the success of flora at Oriel Davies the exhibition starts its tour to three venues across Wales. The exhibition is an exploration of the significance of contemporary art through flowers and includes artists; Emma Bennett, Michael Boffey, Anya Gallaccio, Ori Gersht, Owen Griffiths, Anne-Mie Melis, Jacques Nimki, Yoshihiro Suda and Clare Twomey. more >

Dead Spring, 2011, Oil on aluminium, 110 x 75cm

A Tree A Rock A Cloud
Clare Woods on tour at Oriel Y Parc, St Davids

26 September 2015 - 06 March 2016

We are delighted to announce that Oriel Y Parc has re-opened and A Tree A Rock A Cloud will run there until 6 March. A Tree A Rock A Cloud opened at Oriel Y Parc in December 2015 and features a new body of work featured in an exhibition at Oriel Davies in 2014 by acclaimed artist Clare Woods. more >

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