Peak has commissioned artist Susan Adams to create new work for this year’s Abergavenny Food Festival.

The time when the whole community headed to the fields to bring the harvest home is long gone but most people have memories of harvest celebrations in school, in churches and community halls.

The making of a “corn dolly” was an ancient custom and traditionally made from the last sheaf of corn to be harvested, where it was believed the corn spirit was hiding. The corn dolly was often ceremonially destroyed to represent the death of the old and the beginning of…

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“I enjoy going outdoors and seeing how art can merge or impact where we are.” 

 

Illumine is a year-long digital training project for young ‘Image Makers’ (16-25 years) that is managed and coordinated by Peak on behalf of Powys County Council. Having commenced in Spring, our Image Makers are working with artists and industry professionals to ‘reimagine’ the Brecon Beacons and wider area, creating original digital content for display at ‘y Gaer’, Brecon’s new cultural hub opening in Winter 2018.

 

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Two day mini-residency working with photographer Clémentine Schneidermann and stylist Charlotte…

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Skyline  is  a  feasibility  project initiated by  The  Green  Valleys  (Wales)  CIC  into the potential for  large  scale community  transfer  of  public  land in the  South  Wales  Valleys to  act  as  a  catalyst  for regeneration....

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Welcome to our Autumn 2018 Programme! Click on the image to download your copy.  

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This year at Green Man Festival (16-19 August 2018) we commissioned an artist to create a new collaborative art work in our Horsebox Studio, designed in partnership with local young artists on the Illumine programme. Peak...

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Tribe is a monthly workshop for young artists and their families. These playful workshops will explore a wide range of arts and crafts including Drawing, Painting, Printing, Ceramics and Textiles. The afternoon sessions in the Peak...

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What's On

Tue 23

Printmaking with Rachel Cadman

October 23 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Tue 23

Life Writing with Renée Stanton

October 23 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fri 26

Pottery with Martin Craddock

October 26 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm