What's On lists things of interest by, with and for disabled and Deaf people in Wales and beyond. As well as being able to read it right here, members can sign up to receive What's On in theirpreferred format. Become a member to receive information about DAC, disability arts events and opportunities, have your own listing on our register of Artists and Facilitators, vote at our AGM and be nominated for the Executive Committee.
Situated in Llandaff, Cardiff "Off the Wall", opens its gothic doors at the Old Probate Registry, to the people of Wales and afar, promoting international, modern, contemporary art, as investmentpieces. Our aim is to bring art to a wider market where you do not have to be wealthy or even knowledgeable about contemporary art to buy it. The artists featured are already well known and some are starting to make a name for themselves, so this art could be a valuable investment.
Oriel Canfas Gallery and Old Library Artists Ltd (OLA Ltd) artists' co-operative was established in 1998 with the support of the Arts Council of Wales Lottery Fund. The building has ten artists'studios, a workshop/education area and gallery. Oriel Canfas hosts ten exhibitions per year with shows from a diverse range of contemporary visual artists from Wales and beyond. All exhibitors are nominated by our membership.
Barrie J Davies is an artist. Born and based in Wales he has been a practicing artist for over ten years has had up to fourteen solo exhibitions and been in over hundred & seven group exhibitionsworldwide. In paint he uses a provocative, colourful psychedelic and humourous approach to expose the human condition: notions of success, money, glamour, love, death, sex, gender & religion are picked at with dry comedic use of tragedy meshed with absurdity.
The Gift Horse Gallery was established in Cardiff, South Wales in 1992 and specializes in contemporary fine art prints by artists throughout the UK. We also stock a range of original paintings bylocal and national artists. As well as pictures, The Gift Horse Gallery stocks a wide selection of jewellery, by designers such as Kit Heath and Sheila Fleet. We also stock glass by Leonardo and pottery by Pool Pottery and a range of UK made bronze figures and animals.
We are a family business based in the UK that has been producing and supplying fine art for 30 years. In addition to having many years experience in picture framing and fine art, we have embraced thedigital era and now offer high quality gicleé printing and digital services. We can print on various media, including the highest quality photo paper and cotton-based canvas. We also have an in-house graphics guru who can help you with restoring damaged photos and customising them how you like.
Artes Mundi is an internationally focused arts organisation that identifies, recognises and supports contemporary visual artists who engage with the human condition, social reality and livedexperience. Founded in 2002 by Welsh artist William Wilkins, Artes Mundi is best known for its biennial international Exhibition and Prize which takes place in Cardiff. The exhibition is Wales' biggest and most exciting contemporary visual art show.
A solo exhibition of 50 new paintings by Gareth Thomas to celebrate his 60th Birthday. For this exhibition, Gareth will be showing work from his travels around Provence in France, Wales and Scotland.Fountain Fine Art is a commercial fine art gallery owned by Richard Braine with premises in both Cardiff and Llandeilo. The gallery represents 45 leading painters, sculptors and printmakers and specialises in contemporary Welsh art.
Artists are invited to submit entries for the Jerwood Drawing Prize 2015, the largest and longest running annual open exhibition for drawing in the UK. The 2015 selectors are Dexter Dalwood, artist;Salima Hashmi, artist, curator and writer; and John-Paul Stonard, art historian. First Prize ?8,000, Second Prize ?5,000 and two Student Awards of ?2,000 each. Deadline for online registration: 26 June 2015, 5pm.