Location: The Art Shop

Long winter show 2020/21

At The Art Shop PAINTINGS, WORKS ON PAPER, PRINTMAKING, JEWELLERY, CERAMICS We have been preparing The Art Shop for the festive season. In spite of the restrictions, lockdowns, social distancing and all that has been thrown at us, we remain positive for the future. We hope our Winter show will lift your spirits, make you smile… Read more »

The Printmaker – The Art Shop

Upstairs at The Art Shop A diverse and dazzling variety of different print techniques on show by a selection of our gallery artists with a few new names – painters, illustrators and mixed media artists. From exquisite etchings to a linoblock that can be cut on the kitchen table… Painters paint directly onto a surface eg…. Read more »

Winter Show 2019/20

Upstairs at The Art Shop & downstairs at the Chapel… PAINTINGS, WORKS ON PAPER, PRINTMAKING, AUTOMATA, JEWELLERY, CERAMICS. A celebratory exhibition in both venues inspired by folklore, storytelling and the world around us.   Arts Council of Wales Collectorplan scheme for the purchase of original artwork available.

Carnival of Beasts – Circo Gringo

Behind the Curtain – Jane Farrington

PRIVATE VIEW on Friday 11 October 7-9pm upstairs at The Art Shop Circo Gringo & Jane Farrington masks . curiosities . illuminated dancers . drawings . reliefs & collages Both artists are fascinated and obsessed with the haunting atmospheres of fairgrounds, sideshows and circuses, masks, puppets, decoramas and other peculiar works…  

In the Kitchen – Celebrating Abergavenny Food Festival

Upstairs at The Art Shop The kitchen is intrinsically an important space in the lives of our exhibiting makers and artists – nurturing and nourishing their senses.   Arts Council of Wales Collectorplan interest free credit scheme available.  

A Creative Pool – Sculpture Maquettes

Private View on Friday 15 June 6.30-9pm upstairs at The Art Shop In celebration of the Abergavenny Arts Festival Sculpture maquettes by 10 artists curated by Ben Jones. Ben Dearnley, Alison Lochhead, Robert Harding, Philippine Sowerby, Dilys Jackson, Helen Sinclair, Wendy Earle, Harvey Hood, Sue Brown & Ben Jones. This  exhibition of  small sculptures all… Read more »

Summer Show 2019

Private View on Friday 15 June 6.30-9pm upstairs at The Art Shop 7 diverse artists share a common thread in their response to their natural world – scientific, decorative, mythical, poetic, magical, metaphysical or experimental. Annette Marie Townsend, Lily Irwin, Shelagh Wilson, Cornelia O’Donovan, Andrea McLean, Amy Shuckburgh and Maggie Johnson.

Philippa Robbins – Absent Presence

Private View on Friday 12 April 7-9pm upstairs at The Art Shop This is very much an exhibition about a woman’s connection to her world. It is roughly divided into three discreet bodies of work. solitary cacti empty children’s dresses small paintings of empty tablet packets This collection of work – paintings, paper-scrolls, drawings and… Read more »

Andrea McLean – The Dream-Map & the Reflective Landscape

TALK 12pm upstairs at the Chapel Following her week long residency at the Chapel – an illustrated talk about her long involvement with the Jesse Tree and medieval maps. PRIVATE VIEW 3-4.30pm  upstairs at The Art Shop An exhibition of paintings, drawings, painted books & work made during her residency Andrea trained in Fine Art at Falmouth School… Read more »