Oriel Davies Gallery Newtown Has a vacancy for a Part time Administrator

 

Part-Time Administrator

Salary: £13,208.00 to £13,607.00 per annum


Oriel Davies is a contemporary art gallery located in the park in Newtown.

Are you friendly, with an eye for a good deal, great with SAGE, an incredible bookkeeper, interested in the arts, understand HMRC, incredibly organised and like spreadsheets and great stationery?

Maybe you’re our new Administrator?

This is a 3/5 (21 hours p/w) part-time post.

We can be flexible with the hours to suit the right candidate.

You should contact Oriel Davies for details of the application process.

We welcome applications from all sections of the community.

The deadline for applications is 12 midday, 23 April 2019

Click here for more information

Disability Arts Cymru membership renewal

We would like to thank all our members for supporting Disability Arts Cymru over the past year.  Our new membership year commenced on 1st April and we have been contacting our members asking them to renew their membership once again

Please note that is a requirement of the updated Data Protection rules that we contact our members every year to ensure we have their correct contact details and update their preferences for how we contact them.

You will all receive an email from Sue Pound, our Finance  and Administration Coordinator, in the next few days inviting you to renew your membership. Please could you respond as soon as possible so that we can continue to keep you on our contact database.  If you would like to renew your membership via our website you can do so by clicking on this following link.

Thank you for continuing to support DAC

WOW Film Festival begins Thursday 21st March


 

The 2019 WOW Film Festival opens at Aberystwyth Arts Centre before travelling to The Riverfront Newport, Taliesin Arts Centre Swansea, Theatr Clwyd Mold, Kinokulture Oswestry, Theatr Gwaun Fishguard, Theatr MwldanCardigan, Queen’s Hall Narberth and The Courtyard Hereford.

  • We have Abercon, a special anime themed event at Aberystwyth Arts Centre on Saturday 23rd March.
  • Dr Francesca Fois will give a talk about shamanism in Brazil alongside The Dead and the Others
  • Prof. Michael Woods will give a talk on the “global-rural” on Sunday 24th March, with a director Q&A with Gaetano Crivano and Margherita Pisano.
  • Flore Cosquer from the Scottish Documentary Institute will give a Q&A following Freedom Fields, about the Libyan women’s football team on Tuesday 26th March.

Women are highly visible in this year’s festival, and we believe that women are making some of the most interesting and innovative films in world cinema today! Particular highlights include Cathy Yen’s Dead PigsMouly Surya’s Marlina the Murderer in Four Acts and Alice Rohrwacher’s Happy as Lazzaro.

Click here for details of all the films

Please support Disability Arts Cymru when you shop on line

Thank you to all our supporters who are raising funds for us when using the Easy Fundraising  site to shop on line.
We have raised £124.04 so far.
If you haven’t signed up yet please visit http://efraising.org/BwL9Gq2fLs

 

You can also raise funds for us if  you shop on line through Amazon Smile.  We have raised £29.38 so far.

If you haven’t signed up yet please visit https://smile.amazon.co.uk/gp/charity/homepage.html and nominate DAC as your chosen charity

Thank you for supporting DAC

Bay Art – Launch of 6 Artists Exhibition

Bay Art, 54B/C Bute Street Cardiff Bay CF10 5AF

Saturday 2nd February 2019 2-5pm

 

 

We would like to invite you to Bay Art for the Launch of the 6 Artists Exhibition on Saturday 2nd February from 2pm
The Exhibition will be opened by artist Rachel Gadsden and there will be a discussion with the artists followed by the private view from 3 – 5pm

We do hope to see you at what will be a fascinating event.

Exhibition continues 5th February 2019- 1st March 2019

For further information

Arddangosfa Agored 2019

 

Thema Arddangosfa 2019:- ‘Ymddiriedaeth

Mae’r gystadleuaeth yn agored i artistiaid B/byddar ac anabl a’r rheini sydd â chyflyrau iechyd corfforol a / neu iechyd meddwl hirdymor, 16 oed a hŷn, sy’n byw yng Nghymru·       
Ffi ymgeisio – £7.50 y cais.

 

Llun gan Vivi-Mari Carpelan  – The impossibility of sleeplessness and Damien Hirst doesn’t exactly help

Yn yr Arddangosfa Flynyddol, rydym yn arddangos gwaith artistiaid anabl a B/byddar neu’r rheini sy’n byw gyda chyflyrau iechyd corfforol a / neu feddyliol hirdymor, ac sy’n byw yng Nghymru.

Mae’n arddangosfa agored, sy’n cynnwys gwaith gan artistiaid newydd a’r rheini sydd wedi bod yn gweithio fel artistiaid proffesiynol ers cryn amser. Ein nod yw codi proffil; cynyddu gwerthiannau, helpu i ddatblygu gyrfaoedd yn y sector creadigol; meithrin perthnasau rhwng cyfoedion a chyda lleoliadau arddangos.

Rydym yn dangos amrywiaeth o ffurfiau a chyfryngau; mae DAC yn cefnogi artistiaid sy’n gweithio ar draws pob ffurf ar gelfyddyd ac felly, yn rhoi’r cyfle i gynifer o artistiaid â phosib i arddangos eu gwaith.
Rydym yn croesawu ceisiadau o dan y thema ‘Ymddiriedaeth’ – Bwriedir iddo fod yn thema eang sy’n agored i gael ei ddehongli’n ehangach

Cynhelir yr arrdagosfa lawn yng Ngholfan Celf O Gwmpas, Llandrindod ; Yna bydd arddangosfa deithiol lai yn dangos yn y lleoliadau canlynol

 Amgueddfa ac Oriel Gelf Castell Cyfarthfa, Merthyr Tudful;
Theatr Clwyd, Yr Wyddgrug,
Mostyn, Llandudno

Meini prawf ymgeisio:
Un cais fesul person
Dyma’r cyfryngau gweledol a dderbynnir: llun, paentiad, cerflun, ffotograff, cerameg, collage.        
 Yn barod i’w arddangos – Rhaid i’r holl waith 2D fod mewn ffrâm – gyda ‘chylchoedd d’ a weiar / llinyn ar y cefn i’w hongian. Cyfyngiad o ran maint:  1m x 1m .·       
Gwaith ar werth: Cymerir comisiwn am unrhyw waith sy’n cael ei werthu – bydd cyfraddau comisiwn yn amrywio yn ôl lleoliad yr arddangosfa.·       
Rhaid cyflwyno ceisiadau erbyn 14eg Mehefin 2019 

Oherwydd maint y lleoliadau, dim ond hyn a hyn o ddarnau y gellir eu harddangos. Rhaid i’r gwaith gydymffurfio â’r Polisi Arddangos, a bydd DAC yn dewis y gwaith i’w arddangos os oes gormod yn cael eu cyflwyno. Mae DAC yn cadw’r hawl i dderbyn neu wrthod unrhyw waith i’w gynnwys yn yr arddangosfa.  Os na fydd eich gwaith yn cael ei arddangos mewn o leiaf un lleoliad byddwch yn cael eich ffi ymgeisio yn ôl.
Rhaid i’r gwaith a ddewisir gael ei anfon i brif swyddfa DAC neu i’r lleoliad a nodir erbyn 28ain Mehefin 2019.

Rhaid i’r gwaith fod ar gael drwy gydol yr arddangosfa, a fydd yn rhedeg rhwng mis Gorffenaf  a mis Rhagfyr 2019.

 Cyflwynwch ddelwedd glir o’ch gwaith gyda’ch cais.Gallwch anfon lluniau drwy’r post (maint A4) neu drwy e-bost fel atodiadau safon uchel (300dpi) at kate@dacymru.com. neu drwy llwytho i fyny yn uniongyrchol trwy’r ddolen ganlynol https://airtable.com/shrHfdIRrs6lNqUFZ


Rhaid i’r holl artistiaid fod yn aelodau o DAC (gallwch ymuno pan fyddwch yn cyflwyno eich cais drwy gynnwys eich ffurflen ymaelodi wedi’i chwblhau gyda’ch ffurflen ymgeisio).
Cysylltwch â ni os oes gennych chi unrhyw ymholiadau.· kate@dacymru.com neu post@dacymru.com

 

 

DAC Open Exhibition 2019 – Call for entries

The theme of this year’s open exhibition is ‘Trust’

Open to D/deaf and disabled artists and those with long term physical and/or mental health conditions, residing in Wales, aged 16 and over.
Entry fee – £7.50 per entry
Closing date 14th June 2019

 

 

 

Image by Vivi-Mari Carpelan  – The impossibility of sleeplessness and Damien Hirst doesn’t exactly help

Through our DAC Annual Exhibition we showcase and tour the work of Wales-based disabled and D/deaf artists or those living with long term physical and/or mental health conditions. It is an open exhibition including work from up-and-coming artists and those who have been working as professional artists for many years. Our aim is to raise profiles; increasing the likelihood of sales, enabling the progression of careers in the creative sector; building relationships between peers and exhibiting venues. We show a variety of forms and media; DAC supports artists working across all art forms, therefore giving as many artists as possible the opportunity to include their work.

We welcome entries under the theme of ‘Trust’ – It is intended as a broad theme open to wider interpretation
The full exhibition will take place at: Celf O Gwmpas, Llandrindod Wells.
A smaller touring exhibition will then show at the following venues:
Cyfarthfa Castle Museum & Gallery, Merthyr Tydfil
Theatr Clwyd, Mold
Mostyn,Llandudno

Entry criteria: One entry per person
Visual art mediums accepted: drawing, painting, sculpture, photography, ceramics, collage.
Exhibition ready – All 2D work must be framed – with ‘d rings’ and picture wire/string attached for hanging. Size Limit: 1m x 1m
Work for sale: A commission will be taken for any work sold – commission rates will vary depending on the exhibition venue.
Entries must be submitted by 14th June 2019.
Due to the size of the venues there is a limit to the number of pieces that can be exhibited. Work must adhere to the Exhibiting Policy and DAC will select the work to be exhibited if there is over-submission. DAC reserve the right to accept or reject any work for inclusion in the show. In the event your work is not exhibited in at least one venue your entry fee will be returned.
Chosen work must be delivered to the DAC head office or stated venue by 28th June 2019 .
Work must be available for the duration of the exhibition which will run between July and December 2019.

Please submit a clear image of your work with your application.
Images can be submitted by post (A4 size) or via email as an attachment with a high resolution (300dpi) to kate@dacymru.com or uploaded directly via the following link https://airtable.com/shrHfdIRrs6lNqUFZ

All artists must be members of DAC (you may join at the time of submission including your completed membership form alongside your entry form )

For further information please contact kate@dacymru.com or post@dacymru.com

 

Cyfarthfa Castle Open Art 2019

The first Open Art Exhibition at Cyfarfthfa Castle

April 8 – June 23 2019

An Open Art exhibition for all artists at Cyfarthfa Castle in 2019!

If you want to be a part of it there are no age restrictions and both professional and amateur artists are welcome.

 

 

Please get in touch

Phone :01685 727371

Email  museum@merthyrleisuretrust.co.uk

 or on the FB events listing https://www.facebook.com/events/814176645593737/

for more information. WellbeingMerthyr

Celf Able

Celf-Able is an inclusive art group run by disabled artists in Powys. 

We are disabled- and artist-led, but open to all ages and abilities, artists and people who just want to have a go at art. Materials provided.  There is a small charge of £3.00.

Future meeting dates and venues: 

 

Siawns Teg, Newtown (former Radio Maldwyn building) 11-3      05/12/2018, 06/03/19
Warren Room, Care Centre Machynlleth 11-3                                   12/12/2018, 09/01/19, 13/02/19, 13/03/19
The Institute, Llanfair Caereinion 11-3                                                18/12/2018, 15/01/19, 19/02/19, 19/03/19
COWSHACC, Welshpool, 11-3                                                               16/01/19, 20/02/19, 20/03/19
Oriel Davies, Newtown, Art 11-12.30,                                                   05/02/19
committee meetings 1.30-3.00   
Mid-Wales Arts Centre, Caersws 11-3*                                                 28/11/2018, 23/01/19, 27/02/19, 27/03/19

*Lunch available for an extra charge, please contact us to book,  tel 01938 810058/07972 932543 or e-mail admin@celf-able.org                                                           

Materials provided.  There is a small charge of £3.00.

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