Residencies at Oriel y Parc allow artists to take inspiration from the beauty of the National Park landscape and work with local groups and schools to create original pieces of art.
The residency also provides an opportunity for artists to interact with selected pieces from Amgueddfa Cymru-National Museum Wales.
We are not accepting any further Artist in Residence applications at present. For further information, email us or call 01437 720392.
Friends of Oriel y Parc, Jeff Davies Award
The Jeff Davies Award is an annual Art Competition, funded by the Friends of Oriel y Parc in partnership with Ysgol Penrhyn Dewi, honouring the memory of local man and former chairman of the Friends of Oriel y Parc, Jeff Davies.
This year’s competition was judged by special guests Amanda Wright, Sarah Jane Brown and Alun Davies.
Entries were judged on the theme ‘Covid-19…Your View’ asking students to interpret the impact of the virus in their view.
Highly Commended (click image to see larger version):
Exhibitions at Oriel y Parc
St Davids Room
The St Davids Room displays paintings, prints and etchings by Pembrokeshire artists and craftsmen or those inspired by the area's landscape.
Amgueddfa Cymru-National Museum Wales Gallery
The main gallery showcases artists' interpretations of landscape, taken from Amgueddfa Cymru-National Museum Wales' collection of art and antiquities.
This twentieth century painter was so moved by Pembrokeshire that he bequeathed a body of artwork to Wales and stipulated that the paintings should be...
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Visit St Davids
The St Davids Peninsula has a wealth of places to visit and activities to do while you are here.
Visitor Centre and Gift Shop
The National Park Visitor Centre is here to help visitors make the best of their visit to Pembrokeshire. The gift shop includes a wide variety of prod...
Oriel y Parc Cafe is open seven days a week, serving food and a selection of coffees, teas and cakes.
Oriel y Parc features exhibitions by Pembrokeshire artists as well as a Class A Landscape Gallery, exhibiting art and artefacts from the collections o...
School Visits to Oriel y Parc
The gallery at Oriel y Parc displays changing exhibitions from national collections with a connection to landscape.
Meetings and conferences
The Discovery Room is spacious and an entire glass wall allows natural light to flood in, whilst the St Davids Room is the perfect environment for a p...