About

Visual Arts Group Wales (VAGW) is an independent, voluntary network that exists to strengthen the contemporary visual arts sector in Wales through partnership, advocacy and training.

The members meet three times a year to make progress on VAGW’s mission, to further the conditions in which a dynamic and successful visual arts sector can thrive in Wales.

Latest News

  • CPD workshop: Representation in the Visual Arts 
    Date & Time  Friday 30th April 2021, 10:30 am – 12:00pm These sessions take place on Zoom. Events  Visual Arts Group Wales (VAGW) is holding one Continuing Professional Development (CPD) workshop that aims to help artists understand how to best represent themselves and their work. This event is a direct response to VAGW’s latest survey … Read more
  • CPD Workshop: Curiosity; introduction to a career in visual arts 
    Hosted by: Chris Mooney-Brown & Sadia Pineda Hameed Date & Time  Sunday 18th April 2021, 10:30 am – 12:15 pm These sessions take place on Zoom. Event Visual Arts Group Wales (VAGW) is holding one Continuing Professional Development (CPD) workshop that aims to allow space and time for curiosity. This event is a direct response … Read more
  • CPD Workshop: Diversifying income; The value of Art and Artists 
    Hosted by: Laura H Drane  Date & Time Wednesday 21st April 2021, 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm These sessions take place on Zoom. Event  Visual Arts Group Wales (VAGW) is holding one Continuing Professional Development (CPD) workshop that aims to help artists and individuals who work in the arts diversify their income. This event is … Read more
  • Regional Conversations: An opportunity to discuss the visual arts landscape with Visual Arts Group Wales  
    Hosted by: Helga Henry Dates & Times North Wales Monday 19 April, 2:00 pm – 4:15 pm  Mid/ West Wales Tuesday 20 April, 2:00 pm – 4:15 pm  South Wales (including Swansea) Thursday 22 April, 2:00 pm – 4:15 pm  Event  Visual Arts Group Wales (VAGW) is holding 3 regional conversations that aim to help … Read more
  • INTERLUDE: Bursary and Mentoring Programme
    INTERLUDE: Bursary and Mentoring Programme – bursary application now closed. Audio Described INTERLUDE, organised by Visual Arts Group Wales (VAGW) offers a mentoring programme consisting of four collective and peer-mentoring based workshops, an assigned mentor for one-to-one mentoring, and a bursary of £3000 – for five artists living or working in Wales, or with connection … Read more

  • Developing a visual arts network for Wales
    In 2019 VAGW (Visual Arts Group Wales) undertook sector research and consultation with support from Arts Council of Wales’ Business Development fund. The aims of the project were to: Understand the needs and priorities of the visual arts sector in Wales Determine the sector’s expectations of what a visual arts network for Wales should be … Read more

Contact


VAGW Co-Chairs: Alfredo Cramerotti, MOSTYN; Chris Mooney-Brown, g39