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

 

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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…

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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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This summer, Peak are teaming up with artist Bettina Reeves to create the art installations for this September's 20th anniversary edition of Abergavenny Food Festival. We are delighted to be involved for another year thanks...

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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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The Black Mountains are home to a vibrant community of artists, writers and makers. The Peak Collective supports this community by delivering professional development programmes and making space to meet and connect.   Made In...

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What's On

Fri 28

Pottery with Martin Craddock

September 28 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Oct 01

Basket Making with Mary Zammit

October 1 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
Oct 02

Printmaking with Rachel Cadman

October 2 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm