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 Roath
Tessa Waite at Roath Park Conservatory, Cardiff
Made in Roath hosts a week-long festival every October full of events and exhibitions showing the very best of local talent alongside national and international artists. This year Made in Roath are collaborating with Peak Collective to commission artist Tessa Waite to present new work in response to the diverse and sensory environment of Roath Park Conservatory and Botanic Garden.
Visit the festival website for full details and opening times:
Made in Roath is supported by Arts Council of Wales
Fearghus Ó Conchúir
Thurs 1 Nov, 6-8pm,
Peak Studio, Crickhowell
Presentation and Q&A at 6pm / Bring and Share supper at 7pm
Fearghus Ó Conchúir is a choreographer, dance artist and the new Artistic Director of National Dance Company Wales. We are delighted to welcome Fearghus to the Peak studio for an informal presentation about his work and the role of ‘artist as leader’.
Writing Workshop: Understanding Your Narrative
Tues 6 Nov, 10am-1pm
Peak Studio, Crickhowell
Bestselling author Helena Attlee will lead this half-day workshop for creative freelancers. Our stories define who we are and what we do. This workshop will help you to identify the story of your work and communicate it effectively to audiences, clients and communities.
This a FREE workshop supported by The Royal Literary Fund.
Together & Sunspell
Run by Monmouthshire-based artist duo Irina & Silviu, Together & Sunspell is a photojournalism project aimed at connecting with people who are passionate about what they do, and at catching a glimpse of who they are and of the world around them. Peak is teaming up with Together & Sunspell to bring you a photo story and interview each season of one of the practitioners we work with. You can read this seasons’ story with artist Ella Gibbs on the T&S website or Peak Collective web page.
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