The 2019 programme at Plas Glyn-y-Weddw will start with a special exhibition celebrating the life and work of Jonah Jones.(please click on the artist's name to go to his artist page)
Centennial Celebratory Exhibition
An homage to a remarkable life and multi-talented artist through a selection of his work representing different periods in his life, including watercolour, sculpture, calligraphy and stained glass.
To coincide with Jonah Jones’ centennial celebration we are pleased to present works by a selection of artists with a connection to Jonah’s life and work
Menna Angharad / Chris Bird-Jones / Howard Bowcott / Simon Callery /
Sarina de Majo / Richard Higlett / Aled Prichard-Jones / Claire Langdown /
David Nash / Rob Piercy / Vivienne Rickman Poole / Janet Smith /
Rachel Stewart / Bill Swann / Meic Watts
Exhibitions continue to March 17th
Plas Glyn-y-Weddw would like to sincerely thank everyone that has helped with the Jonah Jones exhibition, especially his family who have given generously of their time and loans; to the many individuals and organisations for other loans and to Portmeirion for supporting the striking publication that accompanies the exhibition. The adjoining contemporary exhibition and event programme are supported by the Arts Council of Wales and Gwynedd Council.
28/2 & 01/3
Family Drop-in Workshops
Inspired by Jonah Jones’ calligraphic works
with Richard Higlett, one of the Connection artists
with Janet Smith, one of the Connection artists
Come and create a small panel to display in your home or give as a gift. Suitable for over 14 yrs of age. No experience necessary.
£40 including light lunch
09/03 Trip to Portmeirion
Trip to the unique village of Portmeirion for a guided walk with Rob Piercy, one of the Connection artists
£15 (lunch additional)