News & Features

  • Celebrations ahead….

    28-10-2017

    Preparations are underway for a celebration of the festive season in Crickhowell.  Both the gallery and the downstairs retail area at CRiC are showcasing beautiful original gifts and seasonal inspiration in the tempting array of paintings, prints, ceramics, textiles, gifts, Welsh products, books and cards. Please click on the images below for a larger view. […]

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  • ANNUAL CWMDU EISTEDDFOD

    27-10-2017

    Last year we celebrated the 100th anniversary of Cwmdu Eisteddfod and the Committee is deeply indebted to the neighbouring schools and communities in enabling us to maintain one of the last local Eisteddfodau in South Powys.  Help to keep this traditional festival alive by entering for one of the competitions now.  Parties and choirs singing […]

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  • A colourful autumn in Crickhowell

    04-10-2017

    Shorter days, lower temperatures and changing colours of the landscape all point to the arrival of autumn.  The oriel CRiC gallery in Crickhowell pays tribute to the season and the landscape with paintings by Lindsay Davies, Philip Huckin and Karl Sylvester to name but a few of the members of ‘The Picturemakers’ – a collective […]

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  • South Wales Potters visiting Crickhowell

    29-09-2017

    In the wake of the BBC’s ‘Great Pottery Throwdown’, the popularity of pottery has increased, with evening classes full and the public intrigued by the pottery process.  South Wales Potters, now a group of 200 members, have organised an exhibition in the CRiC Studio, opposite Oriel CRiC in Crickhowell. SWP was formed in 1964 “to […]

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  • New exhibition for autumn in the oriel cric gallery

    16-09-2017

    With the arrival of autumn, the oriel CRiC gallery features a selection of work from Richard Bavin’s Lea and Paget’s Wood series – ‘A Year in the Life of an Ancient Woodland’ alongside that of The Picturemakers – a collective of visual artists working in Mid-Wales.  Work by a number of respected regional exhibitors has […]

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  • World Field Target Shooting at Glanusk, 21-23 September

    30-08-2017

    This is the first time that Wales has hosted the Championship which sees competitors from 29 countries taking part. In recent years Wales has been very successful at Field Target Shooting, the current World Champion being Jack Harris and the Welsh team gained third place in Portugal in 2016. Visitors are welcome to come to […]

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  • The Square Pegs come to Crickhowell

    25-08-2017

    For one week only, The CRiC Studio, Beaufort Street Crickhowell, will be showing the work of West Wales artists and makers ‘Square Pegs.’ Well known for quirky, innovative exhibitions, the group are showing work which they hope will raise a smile, provoke some thought and tickle the imagination. The range of work on show includes […]

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  • Creative workshops at CRic

    21-08-2017

    This autumn sees the start of a series of creative workshops at CRiC. Please click on the images below for more information or contact the gallery at gallery@visitcrickhowell.co.uk for further information.

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  • A taste of Wales at CRiC

    20-08-2017

    In the centre of Crickhowell, CRiC not only welcomes visitors with information on walks and visitor attractions, but the attractive retail area also stocks a range of uniquely Welsh items to tempt visitors. Alongside the selection of books, cards and gifts, CRiC champions local and regional small producers. Coffee lovers can stock up on the […]

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  • Louise Collis returns to the CRiC Studio

      The  next exhibition for 2017 by popular artist Louise Collis is  at The CRiC studio in Crickhowell. It runs from 26 August to 1st September 2017. It includes paintings of the Brecon Beacons, Valleys, the Welsh coast as well as Devon and Cornwall. Her range of cards and prints will also be available.  She […]

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