Monthly Archives: October 2012

Héloïse Godfrey at Sherman Cymru

On Saturday 27 October Héloïse Godfrey presented a film called ‘Moving Narratives’ at Sherman Cymru, which also marked the start of her exhibition of the same name. For the past three months, Godfrey has been the first Artist-in-Residence at Sherman Cymru since its refurbishment. The evening started with a group of 4 dancers who moved to a […]

Artes Mundi

So what? Here are the reasons why you should be interested in Artes Mundi. It’s the biggest cash prize offered to international (‘Artes Mundi’: Art of the World) contemporary artists by any UK organisation: the winner gets £40,000 and the other exhibitors receive £4,000 each. As it’s happening in Cardiff, it’s a good reason to […]

Open House

When I was curating, I was often asked the question by artists “how can I get my work shown in a famous gallery?”. There’s no hard and fast answer to this. For artists starting out it’s a hard to make it into the newest exhibitions and to have their artwork in the biggest art galleries. […]

Why are you here?

Expect to discover more about the contemporary art scene in Cardiff. I’d like more people to see art, and then to talk about it. Talk Creative Talk Cardiff Talk Creative Cardiff