Chairperson’s News

Dear Friends of Art Central Gallery

I await details of the Gallery’s full 2019 programme and dates and times of formal openings. However, I am able to share with you a few brief known details and also events that I organise as ACF OFFSITE.

For your 2019 Diaries & Calendars :

* Friday 25th January. LONDON DAY TRIP £20 per ACF member. [8 spaces remain available ]

* January 26th-2nd March.
OPENING Saturday, 26th January 2019, 11:00 am to 1:00 pm.
JOINT EXHIBITION of works which embrace the Holocaust Memorial Day 2019 theme “Torn from home”
Sculpture – ALISON LOCHHEAD
Digital pain`tings – NEREA MARTINEZ DE LECEA.
See: http://www.alisonlochhead.co.uk/bio.htm
See Nerea Martinez de Lecea’s website: www.icantnot.com

* March 8th- 6th April. WAA Women’s Open exhibition to celebrate International Women’s day[IWD 2019].

* LIFE DRAWING SESSIONS Offsite at St Francis Millennium Hall on Thursdays 1-4pm on following dates: 24 Jan; 21 Feb; 21 March; 16 May; 18 July; 12 Sept.

**** [ April – October 2019, Gallery exhibitions/events to be confirmed] ****

* Saturday 26th October- 16th November 2019: “We make Art Too! Artists and makers from the Membership of the Contemporary Art Society for Wales” [CASW]

There will be some occasional “Pop-up ” events such as an ART IN THE HOME visit to artist and ACF member Jean Walcot’s Cardiff home in the Spring. A summer social evening and/ or cultural day trip will also occur. I will communicate these in my usual termly bulletin.
The usual invitations to the gallery’s formal exhibition openings will be circulated when I have these from the gallery manager.
In the meantime, please see the official Vale of Glamorgan gallery website.

Thankyou for your continued support of Art Central Friends.
Best wishes for 2019!
Jane

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But always check the Vale’s official website http://www.valeofglamorgan.gov.uk/en/enjoying/Arts-and-Culture/Art-Central-Gallery.aspx and Facebook for gallery news.

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