Figure to Landscape: The interplay of form with June Forster

Using charcoal and other drawing mediums students will introduce and develop a series of interrelated images exploring the synthesis of ... more >

Writing Freelance Features with Lara Clough

Students will explore the techniques of both print and online journalism. Topics covered will include finding and researching potential ... 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 >

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

Vision

To inspire, excite, engage, challenge and educate through innovative contemporary visual art

Mission

Oriel Davies Gallery connects people with art in a unique rural setting, providing opportunities for artists from Wales and internationally to create and show art of excellence, and to provide stimulating, welcoming environments where artists and audiences engage with and participate in contemporary art and culture.

Aims

  • Develop inspiring, imaginative and thought-provoking programmes of excellence that bring artists and audiences together
  • Provide a platform for Wales-based artists within a context of the best regional, national and international contemporary art
  • Contribute to the local economy and the social, cultural, educational and recreational experiences of our immediate and wider communities
  • Seek new and diverse audiences and increase access, participation and learning in the visual arts
  • Raise the profile of Oriel Davies regionally, nationally and internationally
  • Maximise opportunities through partnerships, collaborations and enterprise
  • Nurture a supportive, stimulating and creative environment in which staff can develop skills and expertise
  • Ensure a sound basis for a stable, confident and sustainable organisation that works for future growth and development