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Opening event for Coal Society

Posted on March 2, 2017

You are warmly invited to attend the opening of Coal Society on Thursday 16 March at Oriel y Bont.

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Art Gallery closed in June

Posted on June 14, 2016

Please note that the Art Gallery will be closed for re-decoration from 9 to 27 June.

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Video: See the new Alan Salisbury exhibition

Posted on March 30, 2016

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Alan Salisbury: A Retrospective opens on February 25

Posted on February 18, 2016

Alan Salisbury: A Retrospective
Thursday 25 February to Monday 25 April 2016

This exhibition by Alan Salisbury celebrates five decades of active involvement with the visual arts since enrolling on a Foundation course at Manchester School of Art in 1965.

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All welcome to Private View for Fuse 3

Posted on December 16, 2015

Everyone is warmly invited to attend the Private View of Fuse 3, an exhibition of 2d and 3d contemporary artworks by six female artists, all members of the University’s Faculty of Creative Industries.

The private view takes place in Oriel y Bont on Thursday 14 January 2016, 6-8pm.

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New exhibition to coincide with Tudor Conference

Posted on July 2, 2015

A new exhibition, originated by the University of South Wales and designed in association with the interdisciplinary conference Representing the Tudors, will open in Oriel y Bont on 10 July 2015.

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Philip Gross and Valerie Coffin Price at Hay Festival

Posted on April 28, 2015

Philip Gross and Valerie Coffin Price will be talking about their collaboration – A Fold in the River at this year’s Hay Festival.

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Philip Gross & Valerie Coffin Price talk to Radio Wales Arts Show

Posted on March 31, 2015

The poet Philip Gross and the artist Valerie Coffin Price will be talking to Nicola Heywood Thomas about their collaborative exhibition The River Next Door at Oriel y Bont and the accompanying book ‘The Fold in the River’ (Seren, 2015) on the BBC Radio Wales Arts Show programme – BBC Radio Wales, Wednesday 1 April at 6.30pm; repeated Friday 3 April.

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The River Next Door: Valerie Coffin Price and Philip Gross is now open

Posted on March 26, 2015

Contemporary artwork by artist Valerie Coffin Price comes together with poems and prose by award-winning poet Philip Gross in a deep collaboration grounded in the heart of the Taff valley.

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Visions of the Valleys art programme on BBC Wales

Posted on March 26, 2015

The broadcast of a new hour-long programme Visions of the Valleys presented by Dr Kim Howells and produced and directed by Steve Freer is on BBC 1 Wales (29 March 2015 at 10.30pm) and BBC 4 (31 March 2015 at 8pm; 2 April 2015 at 2.45am).

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Book launch for Post-War to Post-Modern: A Dictionary of Artists in Wales on Thursday 26 March 2015

Posted on March 26, 2015

The south Wales launch of a major new book on art in modern and contemporary Wales is being held at Amgueddfa Cymru-National Museum Wales, Cardiff, on Thursday 26 March 2015.

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Ceri Thomas on Radio Wales’s Arts Show

Posted on November 21, 2014

USW Curator Ceri Thomas was a guest on Radio Wales’s Arts Show on Wednesday talking about his art exhibition ‘Placing Dylan’ at the National Waterfront Museum in Swansea.

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New exhibition celebrates the life of Dylan Thomas

Posted on October 28, 2014

Dylan Thomas Exhibition An exhibition of 30 original, handmade prints from two Swansea Print Workshop collections inspired by the world-famous Swansea-born poet are on show at Oriel y Bont until November 28.

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Dr Ceri Thomas contributes BBC special on Dylan Thomas

Posted on October 28, 2014

Dr Ceri Thomas, Curator of University of South Wales Art Collections, was interviewed on BBC Wales Today on Fri 24 Oct 2014 talking about Dylan Thomas-inspired artworks over the years.

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