Press Releases 2014-2015

UWTSD Lecturer Joins Unique Cardiff Gardens Exhibition

16.10.2014

University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD) art lecturer Sarah Tierney will take part in a unique exhibition this weekend, located in the front garden of ten houses along Ninian Road in Cardiff.

Un o’r lluniau sy’n rhan o arddangosfa Sarah Tierney yn 61 Heol Ninian, Caerdydd.One of the main objectives of the Rhôd Artists’ Group is to site contemporary art beyond the gallery. Usually, their annual exhibition would take place in rural West Wales however to celebrate the Made in Roath Festival taking place this week, the group have created a special body of work called Rhôd in Roath.

There are ten artists exhibiting in the front gardens of private houses along Ninian Road and their work will be on show this Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th October.

One of the artists with work on show is UWTSD lecturer Sarah Tierney. Her exhibition is called ‘Quietus’, Latin for ‘at rest’, and is a very personal body of work dedicated to everyone who has grieved or is grieving after the loss of a loved one.

Sarah’s work can be seen in the front garden of house number 61.

The artists displaying their work along with Sarah Tierney are: Sam Aldridge, Avi Allen, Amanda Blake, Matthew Douglas, Johana Hartwig, Maura Hazelden, George Manson, Phil McAthey, Erin Rickard and Seren Stacey.

The front garden installations can be seen at numbers 18,19,20,30,39,47,61,76,91,95,103 Ninian Road, Cardiff.

Note to Editor

  1. The University of Wales Trinity Saint David was established in 2010 through the merger of the University of Wales Lampeter and Trinity University College, Carmarthen. On 1 August 2013 the Swansea Metropolitan University merged with the University.
  2. The University’s Royal Charter 1828 is the oldest in Wales, and it is third behind Oxford and Cambridge in Wales and England. HRH Prince of Wales is the Patron of the University.

Further Information

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