Oriel Myrddin Gallery

Oriel Myrddin Gallery
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Contemporary regional art and craft gallery exhibiting a programme of constantly changing shows and related educational events. High quality craft items from the best regional and national makers are for sale in the retail area.

Venue Type:

Gallery

Opening hours

Mon - Sat 10.00 - 17.00

Closed: Sun
Bank Holidays
Christmas
New Year

Admission charges

Free

Exhibition details are listed below, you may need to scroll down to see them all.
painting

Opening event: Roger Cecil + 4 Contemporary Artists at Oriel Myrddin Gallery

  • 13 January — 17 March 2018 *on now

A collaborative exhibition between TEN., the estate of Roger Cecil and Oriel Myrddin Gallery, celebrating both contemporary painting in Wales and Roger Cecil’s important contribution to the medium.
+ ONE-DAY-ONLY SCREENING
Photographs of Roger Cecil’s studio by Toril Brancher
Exhibition continues until 17 March 2018

Suitable for

  • Family friendly

Website

http://www.orielmyrddingallery.co.uk

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
charcoal

Make your own charcoal

  • 22 February 2018 11am-3pm

22 Feb 2018
11am – 3pm
£5 per person
8+ booking essential
Come and learn about charcoal making, both small and large scale, and make your own to take home. You’ll have the opportunity to explore and draw within the National Botanic Gardens wider estate and learn about the restoration of its picturesque grade 2 listed landscape. Free entry to gardens included.

Suitable for

  • 7-10
  • 11-13
  • 14-15
  • 16-17
  • 18+

Admission

£5 per person
8 years+
Book is essential

Website

https://orielmyrddingallery.co.uk/

inks

Make and draw with your own plant inks - Workshop

  • 3 March 2018 2-5pm

Make and draw with your own plant inks - Workshop
3 March 2018
2 - 5pm
£15
16+ booking essential
This workshop for adults will look at making botanic inks from plants and will include making drawing tools using foraged natural materials, making and drawing with inks, using flowers and berries to make beautiful marks onto cloth and paper and making your own sample book.

Suitable for

  • 16-17
  • 18+

Admission

£15 per person
Booking is essential
16 years +

inks

Making inks from nature – Talk

  • 3 March 2018 11am-12pm

3 March 2018
11am – 12pm
Free and open to all
Catherine Lewis is a visual artist and lecturer in printed textiles and surface pattern design. She is the director of ColourField studio natural print and dye company where she has developed her own natural dyeing and printmaking processes.
This talk will cover the history of botanic ink making as well as explaining many of the fascinating techniques and materials involved.

Suitable for

  • Any age
painting

Gallery Talk in association with the U3A

  • 8 March 2018 11am-12pm

Thursday 8 March 2018 11am
Gallery Talk in association with the U3A
Roger Cecil: A Secret Artist by Dr Peter Wakelin
The life and work of Roger Cecil (1942-2015), who has been described as one of the great abstract artists of his generation but in his lifetime was hardly known outside a small circle of collectors and fellow painters. Dr Peter Wakelin is an independent curator who has written a biography of Roger Cecil.
Free entry, no need to book.

Suitable for

  • Any age
painting

Gallery Talk with 4 Contemporary Painters in Conversation

  • 17 March 2018 2-3pm

Saturday 17 March 2018 2pm
Gallery Talk
4 Contemporary Painters in Conversation
Helen Booth ● Laura Edmunds ● Catrin Llwyd Evans ●Sarah Poland.
Join the four painters from our exhibition Roger Cecil + 4 Contemporary Painters to hear about their work and their responses to the work of the late Roger Cecil.
Free entry, no need to book.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Website

https://orielmyrddingallery.co.uk/

Oriel Myrddin Gallery
Church Lane
Carmarthen
Carmarthenshire
SA31 1LH
Wales

Website

www.orielmyrddingallery.co.uk

E-mail

kcampbell@carmarthenshire.gov.uk

kcampbell@carmarthenshire.gov.uk

Telephone

01267 222775

Fax

01267 220599

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.
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