Chairperson’s News

Dear Art Central Friends,  

I am pleased to be able to share dates for formal openings and activities at the gallery. 

Mon 16 Sept – Sat 19th Nov Formal opening Saturday 14th Sept 2019 11am -1pm. Iron Maidens II: Made in Wales | Line & Form

Sat 26 October – Sat 16 Nov Formal opening: Saturday 26th October 11am – 1pm. We make Art too! Artists and makers from CASW Exhibit their varied works

Thursday 7th November 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Social/Talks Meet the Artists. A gallery walk and talk with a selection of artists exhibiting in the CASW members’ exhibition, [5-10 min talks]

Sat. 23rd Nov – 21st Dec Formal Opening 23rd Nov 10 am. Craft Central; An exhibition of crafts for the festive season. Formal opening details to be confirmed.

Thursday 14th November 6.30pm-8.30pm TALK: “May we live in interesting times…” this year’s Venice Biennale, a guide to art, ship wrecks and Stella McCartney’s daps: by Professor Tony Curtis . Talk starts at 7 pm. Wine and nibbles provided.

Please save these dates. You may find more detailed information on the Vale’s website as it becomes available. Please see: and

Life Drawing Sessions at £12 each are continuing on Thursday afternoons 1-4pm at St Francis Millennium Hall, Barry on the following dates: 12 September; 24 October and 21 November. Places are limited so pre- booking a place is essential.

[Other events are on the Events for Friends page under News & Events]

All best wishes,