Artist Residency Exhibition at The Josef Herman Art Foundation Cymru

Posted by on May 21, 2015 in Artist residency, exhibition

  I have been wandering in the desolate, beautiful places of the surrounding landscape absorbing much from these places as well as from the local history, mainly from conversations with people who know the place and the landscapes intimately. I have been fortunate to have had three such walking companions. A chance meeting with an […]

Coal tree

Posted by on May 18, 2015 in Artist residency, Event, News

On May 16th 2015 there was a public invitation to meet in the village of Cwmgiedd and to then walk up the hill to the Coal Tree.   The Coal Tree Photo credits Toril Brancher © Sarah Rhys   There was music, poetry and food to share around the Coal-tree. The installation, Coal Tree was […]


Posted by on May 18, 2015 in Artist residency, Event

The Coal-tree is standing on a hill in Cwmgiedd, a village close to Ystradgynlais and is the central piece of work from Sarah’s artist residency at The Josef Herman Foundation It is an ancient oak birthing coal. On Saturday May 16th there was a gathering of people who came to the Coal -tree  to hear […]

Artist exchange with artists from Wysing Art Centre

Posted by on May 10, 2015 in Uncategorized

PEAK invited 4 artists from Wysing Art Centre, in Cambridge, Lawrence Epps, Rob Smith, Lisa Wilkens and Caroline Wright to do an exchange with 3 artists from The Black Mountain area, Stefhan Caddick, Penny Hallas and Sarah Rhys over a three day period 8th to 10th May. We led our visiting artists, also accompanied by […]