HELFA GELF SPRING SHOW: NEW BEGINNINGS / HELFA GELF SIOE WANWYN: DECHRAU NEWYDD
15 March - 10 May 2020
(extended online due to the lockdown)
This was a special exhibition curated by Mima that brought fourteen visiting artists together from the current Helfa Gelf catalogue under one roof with a focus on the theme of ‘New Beginnings’.
The exhibition went virtual shortly after opening due to the pandemic.
The line-up included, Claire Acworth (Jewellery), Kirsti Hannah Brown (Ceramics), Tara Dean (Mixed Media/Printmaking), Rachel Farr (Mixed Media/Painting), Jenny Ford (Printmaker/Painter), Jan Gardner (Painting), Helen Howlett (Painting), Ceri Pritchard (Painting), Verity Pulford (Hand-painted fused glass), Dave Roberts (Painting), Kiran Sharma (Painting/Printmaking), Les Symonds (Woodturner), Dorothy Taylor (Mixed Media/Painting/Photography) and Bee Weir (Glass/Textiles). Below is a sample of works from the show.
Here is an amateur video of the Helfa Gelf Spring show filmed just after lock down was announced.