Members' News March 2018



    Do please visit Platform 1 on Barry Station where in the Travellers' gallery cafe you will find an exhibition titled WATER WATER . This shows works by Linda Johns a longstanding member of the Friends. The opening is Friday 9th March 6-8pm and the exhibition runs for until 4th May.

    GERDA ROPER at KOOYWOOD GALLERY, Museum Place, Cardiff.

    Gerda has a number of works- drawings and paintings in The KOOYWOOD'S Gallery 2 as part of a mixed show which runs until mid March. The gallery is open Tuesday - Saturday 11:30 - 5:00, Closed Mondays .Free admission. Tel: 02920 235093

    ACF Women exhibit for International Women's day.

    ANN TOWNSON, EVE HART, GWYN PRICE, GERDA ROPER, JANE SALISBURY, EILEEN ALAN, JEAN WALCOT, DILYS PRICE, FIONA ROGERS, SIAN ROGERS, LINDA JOHN, JUDY STEPHENS and DIANE SETCH all current members of Art Central Friends, have individual works in the 2018 International Women's day exhibition at Art Central Gallery. This eclectic show has over 90 exhibits and formally opens on Saturday 10 March from 12noon to 2pm and the show runs until 28th April.


    Art Central Friends member Judy Stephens has quilts in “Consigned to Women’s Hands”, an International Women’s Day exhibition of contemporary textiles at Bristol City Hall on March 3. It has been arranged by Bristol Women’s Voice.

    Her work also features in Traces/Olion, an exhibition by Cwilt Cymru at Stockport War Memorial Art Gallery running from Saturday, March 3 to March 31, with a Private View 2-4pm on March 3. Further afield, Judy has work in the Porthmeor Programme Final Show at the Penwith Gallery, St Ives, Cornwall, from 10 to 17 March with a Private View 6-8pm on March 9.


    ***CALL for ART work based upon Penarth pier or other Piers***

    Vernetta O'connor is seeking help!

    Do you know any artists who have produced work about Penarth Pier or any other Welsh or UK Pier?
    Vernetta O'connor is writing a book about this and needs images and artists statements to include.
    She has about 20 different types of artists who have sent her material but needs a few more!
    Please contact Vernetta directly via her email : Thankyou.