Archive for October, 2013

Joe McLaren, IllustratorOctober 16, 2013by the gentle authorYesterday, I took a trip down to Rochester to deliver an advance copy of my London Album to illustrator Joe McLaren in person, as a gesture of thanks for drawing the pair of dogs that are the symbol of Spitalfields Life Books. via Joe McLaren, Illustrator | Spitalfields […]


Material Matters September 28 – 16 November, 2013 Gwynedd Museum & Art Gallery Carwyn Evans, Sian Green, Iestyn Gruffudd, David Hastie, Helen Jones, Wanda Zyborska From across Wales, these six artists work in a diverse range of ways and question a certain ‘materiality’ in contemporary Welsh sculpture. Gwynedd museum’s collection provides a rich source for […]



Leah Collett and Stevie Wood The conference began with a performance by Leah Collett, mezzo-soprano from Swansea. ACW funded her in 2012/13 to study Musical at the Royal Academy of Music in London. She was accompanied by Stevie Wood a repetiteur at Welsh National Opera. Professor Dai Smith Chair, Arts Council Wales introduction Dai Smith […]