Tag Archives: Cardiff

IWD 2017: some women’s art

There have been lots of International Women’s Day events in March 2017  (the day itself is 8th March), and I usually get round a few.  A rotten cold for me and voiceless Mike as company meant we only made it … Continue reading

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Wonder in Prints & Drawing Study: Gwen John & Edna Clarke Hall

Women’s Arts Association members spent a happy hour in the National Museum of Wales with Beth McIntyre, Senior Curator of Prints and Drawings, who had made a selection from Gwen John and Edna Clarke Hall. The museum has a superb … Continue reading

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Art celebrating International Women’s Day

Every March and April has celebrations marking International Women’s Day, and women in the arts have again done themselves proud with excellent exhibitions and events. Here are a few which I have been to, involving good friends and strangers (friends … Continue reading

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Wales Coastal Path: the bit round Cardiff

The days are short, the air warm, grey and damp: when would be a better time to walk a bit of coast east from Cardiff?  In a rare glimpse of sun, we left our van, called Tweetie on account of … Continue reading

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Red Route: artists against cuts march from Merthyr to Cardiff

MadeinRoath is an artist-led organiser of free events and the second march from Merthyr Tydfil to Roath, Cardiff was part of their Made in Spring festival.  This year I did the 14 mile Merthyr to Pontypridd stretch representing Women’s Arts … Continue reading

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Concentric: pictures from Cardiff M.A.D.E.

Yes, it is another art exhibition, and I liked it.  Jacqueline Alkema has curated this, with artists she enjoyed bringing together for a boundary-pushing show.  Catch it quick – it is finishing on Saturday 21st March. Jacqueline is pushing boundaries … Continue reading

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Women’s Arts at Butetown History & Arts Centre

The Butetown History & Arts Centre is the venue for one of four Women’s Arts Association exhibitions in celebration of International Women’s Day 2015.  There are 45 women artists here in the Diversity Gallery. Penelope Rose Cowley (below) has curated … Continue reading

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