Chairperson’s News

Dear Art Central Friends,  

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

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]

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.

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.

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,