Our ACAPELA gig next Sunday is preceded by what looks to be a really interesting exhibition launch. (6.30pm to 7.30pm 29th May)
'Fruits of the Earth', an exhibition of Welsh mining photographs by Non Davies
Artist and photographer Non Davies was born and raised in South Wales and her photographs are part of a reportage phase lasting over ten years, recording the impact of political decisions affecting the Welsh mining communities during the 1980’s.
Several hundred of Non’s negatives, together with numerous prints are now archived in the National Library of Wales in Aberystwyth. They are a moving tribute to the men and women of the South Wales mining communities, who bore their hardships with steadfastness and dignity. She feels it is a privilege to record something of that spirit here. This is the first occasion that Non’s photographs, currently exhibited, have been viewed in Wales. She likes to feel that they have now come home. ... See MoreSee Less