Galleries - February 2011

Joy Jones. Buy straight off the wall. Collectorplan interest free credit available. Daily 9.30–5 t 01978 860828 GWYNEDD l ORIEL PLAS GLYN-Y-WEDDW Llanbedrog, Pwllheli, Gwynedd LL53 7TT Gareth Parry, Elfyn Lewis, Niki Pilkington. Jan 23–Apr 3. Closed Tue outside School hols (Special rates on Weddings and self-catering annexe that sleeps up to 12 people) t 01758 740763 f 01758 740232 MONMOUTHSHIRE m THE ART SHOP 8 Cross Street, Abergavenny NP7 5EH Kumar Saraff: ‘Personal Encounters’. Feb 26–Apr 2. RA Schools trained painter. Landscapes with a sense of the elemental rather than the literal, a witness to the moods of nature. Interiors using the natural clutter of the home. Both describe the play of light, tone and colour over surfaces. Collectorplan interest free credit available from The Arts Council of Wales. Tue–Sat 9.15–5, admn free t 01873 852690 n NEW LEAF GALLERY 19 Church Street, Monmouth NP25 3BX Gallery: Gareth Hugh Davies –‘The Sir Kyffin Williams and Josef Herman. Mon–Sat 10–5 t/f 01492 642070 j THE ROYAL CAMBRIAN ACADEMY/ACADEMI FRENHINOL GYMREIG Crown Lane, Conwy LL32 8AN ‘Chasing Sublime Light’ – David Tress RCA. Jan 8–Feb 6. Exploring Tress’ experience of travelling in the powerful mountainous landscapes of northern Britain. Tim Pugh RCA and Ruth Thomas RCA. Feb 12–Mar 13. Both respond to the natural world – Pugh through environmental art and drawing and Thomas through printmaking. Tue–Sat 11–5, Sun 1–4.30 Mon closed, BHols open, admn free t/f 01492 593413 DENBIGHSHIRE k Y CAPEL Castle Street, Llangollen LL20 8NJ The New Year Exhibition. Jan 29–Apr 4. New work from a selection of well known and emerging artists, mainly from Wales. Also showing a new selection of contemporary ceramics. Artists include Wendy Murphy, David Grosvenor, Diana Heeks, Judith Moy, Kym Moore, Sonja Benskin Mesher, Bill Swann, Terence Lambert, Ian Phillips, Mihangel Jones, William Selwyn, Annie Giles Hobbs, Gerald Dewsbury, Mary Lloyd Jones, Bob Guy, David Lloyd Griffith, Keith Bowen, 15. GALLERIES FEBRUARY 11 Winter Paintings’; Shop: Sarah Noel –Ceramics. Jan 28–Feb 26. Mon–Sat 10–5, admn free t 01600 714527 NEWPORT o NEWPORT MUSEUM AND ART GALLERY John Frost Square, Newport NP20 1PA Face Value. Nov 20–Feb 5. Portrait & Figure Paintings from NM&AG’s Collection and invited artists. Here, There and Elsewhere: Adventures in four dimensions. Feb 26–Apr 16. Paintings, sculptures and video by Graham Underhill. Animation Showcase. Feb 26–Apr 16. Graduates of Newport School of Art, Media and Design at the University of Wales, Newport. Mon–Thur 9.30–5, Fri 9.30–4.30 Sat 9.30–4 t 01633 656656 f 01633 414705 POWYS p MOMA WALES Y Tabernacl, Heol Penrallt Machynlleth Powys SY20 8AJ CRYD – Nine Artisans. Until Feb 12. Susan J Adams: There are Receivers in the Woods. Until Mar 19. Julie Jones. Until Mar 5. Daniel Roberson. Feb 21–Mar 26. Mon–Sat 10–4 t 01654 703355 f 01654 702160 KYFFIN WILLIAMS Patagonia an insight to the people & landscape 5 February - 4 September 2011 ORIEL YNYS MÔN Llangefni, Anglesey LL77 7TQ open daily 10.30 - 5 / free admission / /