November Open Studio in Mamhilad

Posted by on Nov 23, 2016 in Event, News

Sarah hosted an open studio event at her rural studio in Mamhilad, in November in partnership with PEAK (which promotes Contemporary Art in the Black Mountains.) There were various pieces of work in progress such as the salt and carbon installations on view as well as cameras set up ready for current time lapse photography. […]

Eisteddfod in Abergavenny

Posted by on Jul 30, 2016 in Event, exhibition, News

Sarah is one of eight artists/authors being shown at ‘ Oriel Archipelago’ at the National Eisteddfod which is being held at Abergavenny from July 29th to August 6th. Other artists include ; David Greenslade, Peter Spriggs, Geoff Sawers, John  Welson, Anthony Evans, Haf Stephens and Garegh Owen   A tryptych of illuminated lightboxes. Sarah is […]

COAL TREE SALT SEA @ Arcade Cardiff

Posted by on May 5, 2016 in Event, exhibition

  Coal Tree Salt Sea is an exhibition of work in progress following her recent trip to Poland and Czech Republic at ArcadeCardiff Opens Wednesday 22nd June  and ends on Wednesdy 9th July ArcadeCardiff is open Wednesday to Saturday 12.30- 17.30 PV/Drinks on Friday July 1st 18.00-20.00 Sarah will be in situ each Friday and […]

Mari Lwyd exhibition at the Chapel

Posted by on Nov 24, 2015 in Event, exhibition

Sarah was invited to exhibit some of her Mari Lwyd drawings and photographs alongside William Brown’s paintings and prints at the Art Chapel in Abergavenny 13th to 16th December. Sarah gave a talk on the origins and less known meanings of the Mari Lwyd.  David Greenslade, Mark Weinszwig and friends  entertained with poetry and music […]

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 […]

Sketchlook exhibition

Posted by on Dec 17, 2014 in Artists' Books, Event, exhibition, News

  Burnt Landscape. 2014. Sarah Rhys   Sketch/look is a collaborative touring exhibition of sketchbooks. The handmade books were made by bookbinders at Stephen F Austin State University  of unusual formats , not traditional codices and given to artists to work in. The books will be exhibited at  Midwestern State University, Wichita Falls, Texas and […]

CIVIC @ Cardiff Contemporary Festival

Posted by on Aug 23, 2014 in Event, News

Walk/talk and film screening To book free tickets go to Events page at The Mission Gallery See full brochure CIVIC Cardiff Contemporary PDF Timetable C I V I C @ Cardiff Contemporary | A Mission Gallery Offsite Project 
4th October – 9th November 2014 Cardiff Story, Tourist Information, The Hayes, Cardiff