2014 News Archive / Archif Newyddion 2014

BBK Duesseldorf in Wales with The Welsh Group


Event dates: MAY - JULY 2014.


Yma Ac Acw / Hier Und Da / Here And There.

German group BBK Duesseldorf and The Welsh Group art exchange exhibitions in Wales.

Exhibitions in Germany to follow in 2015.


Gas Gallery, Aberystwyth, Wales.

July 2014.


Mid Wales Art Centre, Caersws, Wales.

June 2014.


Oriel One, Rhondda Heritage Centre, Wales.

May 2014.

The Welsh Group in the U.S.A. (Florida & California)


Event dates: SEPTEMBER 2013 - AUGUST 2014.


The Welsh Group art exchange exhibitions with ISEA in Florida, California and the Vale of Glamorgan.


Art Central, Barry, Wales.
12th July - 30th August 2014.


National Watercolour Society Gallery, San Pedro, CA, USA.
January 2014.


BIG Arts, Sanibel Island, FL, USA.
September, October, November 2013.

All Coherance Gone?


Event dates: 23rd SEPTEMBER - 17th OCTOBER.


Historical Currents in contemporary still life.

Curated by Frances Woodley.

Featuring Welsh Group members Alan Salisbury and Clive Hicks-Jenkins among others.

Bay Art, 54B/C Bute Street, Cardiff Bay, CF10 5AF.

Jacqueline Alkema: Cardiff open studios


Event date: 25th OCTOBER 2014.


Jacqueline Alkema's studio will be open to the public on October 25th.


7B Machen Place, Riverside, Cardiff, CF11 6ER. Jacqueline Alkema will be there from 11am - 5pm.​

Oriel Canfas: Cardiff open studios


Event date: 25th OCTOBER 2014.


Oriel Canfas and studios will be open to the public on October  25th.

Welsh Group members Chris Griffin and Anthony Evans have studios in the building.

Dilys Jackson: Open studios and house


Event dates: 12th, 25th and 26th OCTOBER 2014.


Dilys Jackson welcomes visitors to her Open House as part of Made in Roath.

29 Ilton Road, Penylan, Cardiff CF23 5DU.
2 – 5  pm on Sunday 12th OCTOBER and

2 – 5 pm on Sunday 26th OCTOBER 2014.


She also welcomes visitors to  her Open Studio at The Butetown Artists Open Studios, as part of Cardiff Contemporary:

54 Bute Street, Cardiff Bay CF10  5AF.
11am – 6pm Saturday 25th OCTOBER 2014.

Dreaming of Flight


Event dates: 26th SEPTEMBER - 31st OCTOBER.


Installation by Gustavius Payne in collaboration with the Red Poets; Mike Jenkins, Jonathan Edwards, Tim Richards and Julie Pritchard.

William Foy Cell, Redhouse: The Old Town Hall / Hen Neuadd Y Dref, Merthyr Tydfil, Wales.

Alan Salisbury exhibition


Event dates: 9th OCTOBER - 1st NOVEMBER.


Nature Morte lives on.

Kooywood Gallery, Cardiff, CF10 3BG.

Keep - 56 Group Wales


Event dates: 20th OCTOBER - 2nd NOVEMBER 2014.


56 Group Wales, featuring Welsh Group members, including John Selway (picture), Ken Elias and Dilys Jackson.


A new publication on the history of the group by David Moore is also also launched at this exhibition.

Caerphilly Castle, Caerphilly.

Glasbury Arts exhibition


Event dates: 30th OCTOBER - 2nd NOVEMBER 2014.


Glasbury Arts
Featuring Welsh Group members.

Glasbury Village Hall.

Beep 2014


Event dates: 10th OCTOBER - 9th NOVEMBER.


Bi—ennial exhibition of painting, featuring Welsh Group member Jacqueline Alkema, together with many others.

The Old Iceland Building, 27-29 High Street, Swansea, SA1 1NU.

Journey: A Response to Place


Event dates: 11th OCTOBER - 9th NOVEMBER.


An Exhibition by Sculpture Cyrmu, exploring places of personal significance across the Welsh Landscape, featuring Welsh Group members Dilys Jackson, Sue Roberts and Antonia Spowers.

Art Central, Barry.

Pip Woolf: Listening for the Mark.


Event dates: 11th OCTOBER - 9th NOVEMBER.


An exhibition which brings together work from three sources: freely improvised Rare music of Keith Tippett, piano, Julie Tippett, voice & Paul Dunmall saxophone; Professor Paul Robertson’s exploration of Bach's Partitas and Sonatas for solo violin with a dancer & the public proceedings of the National Assembly of Wales debates.

Oriel Andrew Lamont Gallery, Theatr Brycheiniog, Canal Wharf, Brecon, LD3 7EW.

Outside Art


Event dates: 19th OCTOBER - 16th NOVEMBER.


Featuring Welsh Group members.

Butetown History and Arts Centre, Bute Street, 4 Dock Chambers, Cardiff  Bay.

Artist Talk: Thomasin Toohie - Recording the Everyday


Event date: MONDAY 17th NOVEMBER, 7pm.


Thomasin Toohie: Recording the Everyday.

Figurative artist, Thomasin's quirky ceramic tableaus are inspired by Venice, Paris and 1950s Western comics. As an oil painter, she has extended her interest in the painted surface by applying it to 3D objects to create vibrant, lively pieces.


The Grand Pavilion, The Esplanade, Porthcawl, CF36 3YW.

Artist Talk: Ceri Thomas at the Waterfront and on Radio Wales


Event dates: 19th & 22nd NOVEMBER 2014.


Ceri Thomas will be talking to London-based journalist and Dylan Thomas biographer Hilly Janes on 22nd November about his Dylan Thomas-inspired art at the National Waterfront Museum Swansea at 11am.

Admission is free.


Ceri Thomas will also be talking with Nicola Heywood-Thomas on the BBC Radio Wales Arts Show on 19th November.

In My Craft or Sullen Art



Event dates: 4th OCTOBER - 29th NOVEMBER.



In My Craft or Sullen Art
12 Artists respond to the poems of Dylan Thomas, featuring Welsh Group members Veronica Gibson, Robert Macdonald and Roy Powell.

The Hours Cafe & Book Shop, Brecon, LD3 9AD.

The Welsh Group art exhibition in Mold: 2014


Event dates: 25th OCTOBER - 29th NOVEMBER 2014.


Clwyd Theatr Cymru, Mold, Wales.

Ceri Thomas: Placing Dylan


Event dates: 11th OCTOBER - 30th NOVEMBER.


The National Waterfront Museum, Swansea.

Robert Macdonald: War & Peace


Event dates: 15th NOVEMBER - 19th DECEMBER 2014


An exhibition of Paintings & Prints by Robert Macdonald.
Drawing on childhood memory, dreams & myth (with some landscapes).

Andrew Lamont Gallery, Theatr Brycheiniog, Brecon.



Event dates: 23rd NOVEMBER -  20th DECEMBER 2014.


The Women's Arts Association - Associate Members and Guests. Featuring Welsh Group members.

Butetown History and Arts Centre, Bute Street, 4 Dock Chambers, Cardiff  Bay.

Oriel Canfas Christmas Show


Event dates: 28th NOVEMBER - 20th DECEMBER 2014.


Featuring Welsh Group members Chris Griffin and Anthony Evans, together with many more.


Opening / Gwyliad:
Friday, 28th November, 7-9pm.
Nos Wener, 28ain o Dachwedd, 7-9pm.

Opening Times / Dyddiadau Agor:
29th November - 20th December.
29ain o Dachwedd - 20fed o Rhagfyr.

Tuesday - Friday / Dydd Mawrth - Dydd Gwener: 1.00pm - 4.30pm.
Saturday / Dydd Sadwrn: 11.00 - 4.30pm.

Print Fair: Saturday 29th November.
Ffair Printiadau: Sadwrn 29ain o Dachwedd. 

11.00am - 4.30pm.


Oriel Canfas gallery, 44a Glamorgan Street, Canton, Cardiff CF5 1QS.

Ffin-Y-Parc Christmas Mixed Show


Event dates: 7th - 22nd DECEMBER 2014.


Xmas Mixed Show of Ffin-Y-Parc associated artists' work, including Welsh Group members Jacqueline Alkema and Gustavius Payne.

Ffin y Parc, Betws Road, Llanrwst, Conwy LL26 0PT.

Winter Exhibition at the Attic Gallery


Event dates: 15th NOVEMBER - 24th DECEMBER 2014.


Including Welsh Group members Glenys Cour and Gustavius Payne.


A changing show, so new work will be added throughout the exhibition. As well as paintings, there is sculpture, graphics, fused glass and hand-thrown pottery on display. 


Attic Gallery, 37 Pocketts Wharf, Maritime Quarter, Swansea SA1 3XL.

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