We are Commoners, Oriel Davies Gallery, Newtown, Wales 26 March - 26 June 2021


The Blackwater Polytechnic (Ben Coode-Adams, Freddie Robins, Sara Impey, Justin Knopp and Simon Emery – The Paintbox) are exhibiting a new collaborative work, Tree, in the Craftspace national touring exhibition We are Commoners: Creative Acts of Commoning.

The exhibition highlights acts of ‘commoning’ that are shaping the way communities are working together to share and steward commonly owned assets and resources. It also investigates craft as a form of commons through knowledge, materials, practice and heritage.

The exhibition also includes new work by artists: Amy Twigger Holroyd, Deirdre Nelson, Hefin Jones, Linda Brothwell, Jacky Oliver, Shane Waltener, Lise Bjørne Linnert with Gelawesh Waledkhani, Rachael Colley, Alinah Azadeh and Kate Hodgson.

Exhibition launches at:
Oriel Davies Gallery
The Park, Newtown,
Powys, Wales
SY16 2NZ

Exhibition runs from 24 March – 26 June 2021.
Open Tuesday – Sunday 11.00am – 5.00pm.
For more information about the exhibition at Oriel Davies Gallery

The exhibition then tours the UK until September 2022.
For more information about Craftspace national tour of We are Commoners
Crafting the Commons project blog

19 March 2021