Galleries - October 2013

p ORIEL DAVIES GALLERY The Park, Newtown, Powys SY16 2NZ Sharmila Samant: Shakti Cymru. Sep 14–Nov 6. *ad Mon–Sat 10–5, admn free GLAMORGAN q ART CENTRAL Barry, Vale of Glamorgan, CF63 4RW Gustavius Payne: The Cause & Effect Hypothesis. *ad Oct 12–Nov 16. New paintings by the artist, exploring ecological and political concerns. Visit Tue–Sat 10–4, admn free t 01446 709805 SWANSEA r ELYSIUM GALLERY & STUDIOS 16 College Street, Swansea Yingmei Duan. Sep 27–Nov 3. Duan’s work revolves around ideas about communication and love, and making direct contact with the viewer – an intimate experience in which she communicates by handing out ‘wishes’ through sound, writing and movement. t 07980 925449 HEREFORDSHIRE s MONNOW VALLEY ARTS Middle Hunt House, Walterstone, Hereford HR2 0DY The Dodo is Dead: Long Live the Dodo – An Ecological Disaster Story. Sep 7–Oct 27. Arts and memorabilia from the Ralfe Whistler Collection. Illustrated catalogue price £3. In the Studio: Words Set Free. Sep 7–Oct 27. A Letter Exchange Touring Exhibition on the theme of Free Speech. Catalogue price £10. Wed–Fri 11–5, w/e 2–5 Entry by donation. t 01873 860529 WOLSELEY FINE ARTS Middle Hunt House, Walterstone, Hereford HR2 0DY t 01873 860525 17. GALLERIES OCTOBER 13 j ORIEL Y PARC St Davids, Pembrokeshire SA62 6NW Celebrating the landscape of Wales in partnership with Amgueddfa Cymru – National Museum Wales. Tooth & Claw: Sutherland’s Bestiary and other animals. Jul 16–Nov 7. Exploring the wildlife of Pembrokeshire through Graham Sutherland’s animal art works. t 01437 720392 k WATERFRONT GALLERY Old Sail Loft, Discovery Quay, Milford Docks, Milford Haven, Pembs SA73 3AF Katharine Green and Lilly Zhuwao paintings ‘Expressive Nature’. Until Oct 12. Pembrokeshire Embroiderers’ Guild & Ladies in Stitches – Textiles. Oct 18–Nov 16. Mon–Sat 10.30–4.30 t 01646 695699 CARMARTHENSHIRE l KING STREET GALLERY 33 King Street, Carmarthen, SA31 1BS Charlotte Leadbeater. Oct 1–31. *ad Mon–Sat 10–5 t 01267 220121 MONMOUTHSHIRE m THE ART SHOP 8 Cross Street, Abergavenny NP7 5EH Philippa Robbins: Magical Thinking. Sep 7–Oct 26. *ad Paintings, drawings and a cast of supporting works. ‘Magical Thinking’ could not be bettered as a word- window into the art of Philippa Robbins. Her themes are magical, often found in folklore, fairytales or the manifestations of the strange around us (Dr Peter Wakelin). Tue–Sat 9.15–5, admn free t 01873 852690 n NEW LEAF GALLERY 19 Church Street, Monmouth NP253BX Lynda Jones: Solo Show. Oct 5–Nov 9. Two years on from her last sell out show we revisit her work; devoted to picturing the very green landscape of the Welsh border her images are captivating, yet mysterious. A lush forested world where the land meets the river, sometimes bathed in sunlight, but often suggesting darkness. This is the stuff of fairy tales. Mon–Sat 10–5, admn free t 01600 714527 POWYS o MOMA WALES Y Tabernacl, Heol Penrallt, Machynlleth, Powys SY20 8AJ Elizabeth Haines: The Rocks Remain. Until Oct 19. The Three Judges (Wendy Stephens, Catherine Leyreloup & Jane Chapman). Until Oct 30. Holly Whittaker: Aberystwyth Seascapes. Until Nov 2. Neil Johnson: Changing Landscapes. Oct 26–Dec 28. Ian Jacob: Work in progress – 1973 to 2013. Oct 26–Jan 4. Mon–Sat 10–4 t 01654 703355 f 01654 702160 ENGLAND