Notes from Wales Issue 1: Autumn 2014 - Page 14

Mid-Wales - What’s on this autumn Support for the arts appears buoyant in mid-Wales, even if regular arts attenders are low in comparison with urban centres. The region is lacking in non-commercial galleries, but benefits enormously from venues such as Oriel Davies Gallery. Their autumn schedule includes a major solo show by Clare Woods, followed by an exhibition of work by the American photographer Francesca Woodman as part of Tate’s Artist Rooms. Winter offers a retrospective of Oriel Davies’s innovative education work and a summer exhibition, ‘Flora’, presents international artists examining depictions of the flower. The evolving Test Bed programme runs alongside the main exhibitions, showcasing