Plan Your Stay on Cardigan Bay

Artists and Art Galleries Cardigan Bay

Art works and artists involved in the Cardigan
            Open Studios Annual Open Studios Exhibition Art works and artists involved in the Cardigan Open Studios Annual Open Studios Exhibition

Discover the art of rural west wales by visiting artists, and art galleries of Cardigan Bay.

Local Artists Websites:

Cardigan Bay Art Galleries

Oriel Mwldan Gallery: www.mwldan.co.uk

The Corn Exchange Gallery in Cardigan Guildahall

Aberystwyth Arts Centre: www.aberystwythartscentre.co.uk

Newport Collective - Newport Pembrokeshire

Look out for Art Events Ceredigion Cardigan Bay:

Ceredigion Art Trail 2015

Saturday 22nd August 2015 - Monday 31st August Location: Cardigan & Around

Artists and groups open their studios. A full list of artists and venues can be found on the website. This event makes an excellent tour for a visit to Cardigan Bay Ag Cain Come Rambling In Wales Don't miss the fun of the exhibition by Ag Cain [above] 16th - 31st August (open daily 10am - 4pm) Aberaeron Tourist Information Centre Quay Parade, Aberaeron SA46 0BT Full details at: ceredigionarttrail.org.uk/ag-cain/

Josephine Sowden: A Change of Worlds

Saturday 22nd August 2015 - Saturday 10th October Location: Mwldan

Josephine Sowden was awarded the Gold Medal at the 2013 National Eisteddfod for her video ‘The Lilies of the Field’ and since then has continued to make work which investigates the inherent underlying madness of modern humanity. Using digital media, her projects explore the ‘Fall of Man’ triggered by the birth of Monotheism and the rise of Patriarchy, and how both altered the evolution of the Earth and the human race. Opening reception at 16:00 on 22.08.15 – all are welcome!

Confected, Borrowed and Blue

Saturday 22nd August 2015 - Sunday 4th October Location: Aberystwyth Arts Centre

It's not every day you see a - Damien Hurst inspired cow creamer! In Paul Scott’s hands, domestic ceramics mutate into subversive comments on our life and times. His expert manipulation of familiar motifs like the Willow Pattern gives his work special resonance and broad appeal. Paul Scott   He also uses undecorated factory ceramics, called ‘blanks’; these are over-printed in the same blue as the Willow Pattern to dramatic effect. Opening hours: Monday–Saturday,10am–8pm. Sunday, 1pm–5pm

Open Quilt Show

Friday 28th August 2015 - Sunday 30th August Location: Cae Hir Gardens

An open Quilt Show held in the beautiful RHS associate Gardens. Enter your quilt then come and see it hung in these beautiful hillside gardens. Alternatively just come and enjoy the beautiful quilts and gardens. There are tea rooms in the garden which serve excellent cakes and there will be a traders marquee for all your quilting needs as well as quilts and crafts for sale. As the gardens are set on a hillside there is limited disabled access. Free parking.

Cardigan Art Society Exhibition

Monday 7th September 2015 - Saturday 12th September Location: Cardigan Guildhall

For half a century CAS has promoted the visual arts in the area by providing its members with a mutual support system consisting of talks, demonstrations and workshops. CAS welcomes artists of all levels of ability and provides them with at least two public showings annually. For membership details and a programme of current activities, visit the society's page at: www.cardiganartsociety.weebly.com