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A chance to meet Horatio Clare, prominent Welsh author, at the Diamond People Exhibition.

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+email Celebrate with us 60 years since the Brecon Beacons were designated a national park.  On the 7th of October at 2.30pm, author, journalist, lecturer and travel writer, Horatio Clare will be visiting the Diamond People Exhibition at the Riverside Gallery, in Ystradgynlais, SA9 1EU. Horatio is one of the “Diamond People” pictured in the […]

Gwili Pottery

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+email Gwili has been creating domestic pottery for over 25 years, and has a wide variety of different shapes in around 30 designs. From vases and plates to jugs and lamp bases, each piece has the unique feel of an artwork because everything is hand-made. Each range is typified by strong, individual designs and painted […]

Featured Artist – Jeremy Thomas

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+email A Peaceful Way I’m originally from Ebbw Vale in the south Wales valleys and was brought up surrounded by the end of heavy industry, within the ups and downs of a tight knit community.  I’ve had a passion for art since I was very young and obtained a degree in graphic art before enjoying […]

Diamond People Exhibition

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+emailFrom the 30th of September to 29th of October, Riverside Gallery is hosting an exhibition of photographs by Billie Charity, to celebrate 60 years since the designation of the Brecon Beacons as a National Park. Diamond People Exhibition From the 30th of September until the 28th of August, The Riverside Gallery will be hosting a […]

Win a Bear Competition! -The Adventures of the Riverside Gallery Bears!

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+email These lovely bears are collectors items, not toys and have been locally handcrafted in Wales by W. Smith.  Timmy bear is made from 100% recycled mink fur and Pebble, the yellow bear and the large light brown bear are made from quality man-made fabrics. Win a Handmade Collectors’ Bear Competition! We are pleased to […]

Tawe Valley Arts Week – Artist in Residence – Amanda Dagg

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+email  TAWE VALLEY ARTS WEEK AMANDA DAGG 23rd June – 2nd July 2017 Riverside Gallery Ystradgynlais Artist in Residence 10am – 5.30pm daily  Plus Saturday 1st of July Special Event A special event with Drinks and Nibbles Free off-road parking.     “When I paint I feel my heart opens with a love of life. […]

Featured Artist – Leanne Vaughan-Philipps MA

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+email I am a multi-media, mixed disciplinary artist living and working in the Swansea valley.  I have been lucky enough to raise my family here in Godre’rgraig, surrounded by stunning scenery,wildlife and a wealth of cultural history.    We are sited between the mountains and the sea. With the Brecon Beacons, numerous castles, waterfalls, lakes, parks, and the […]

Featured Artist – Ewa Czarniecka

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FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+emailEwa Czarniecka was born in 1975 in the small south eastern Polish village of Krasiczyn. She worked and lived in London for many years before moving to the beautiful Welsh Brecon Beacons, with her husband and three cats.             “My paintings have been the subject of numerous solo and group exhibitions including […]

Featured Artist – Amanda Dagg

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FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+email“When I paint I feel my heart opens with a love of life. I’m deeply inspired by nature and I’m passionately driven in developing uplifting paintings that are enriched with a positive and energetic vibe. Every morning I awake full of gratitude to be able to follow my heart and paint and can’t ever imagine […]