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Capital Commission: Exploring Narrative

14 April 2017|Capital Commission, News, Studio Weave|

During our visits to Haverfordwest we have met with a wide variety of residents , and enjoyed acquiring local perspectives on the historical development, and sense of place in the town.

 Whilst Janetka Platun’s commission focussed upon ‘Searching For The Centre’, our attention has been on building an understanding of the relationship of the town [...]

Capital Commission: Introducing Studio Weave

31 March 2017|Capital Commission, News, Studio Weave|

Studio Weave are an RIBA Chartered Architecture Practice based in London. Together with our partners Architecture 00 [zero zero], we enjoy collaborating in a shared environment where strategic, urban and social designers, architects, programmers and economists practice design beyond its traditional borders. For each of our projects, we aim to craft an ever-evolving blend of [...]

Film$4Change

24 March 2017|Film$4Change, News, Transition Haverfordwest|

In January and February 2017 Transition Haverfordwest, in partnership with Confluence, presented a series of six eco/art documentary films in various venues around the town. As well as the LAB, films were shown in some local independent venues as pop-up events, in order to engage a wider audience, and to support local businesses. The films [...]

A centre worth searching for…

15 February 2017|Janetka Platun, News, Searching for the Centre|

Saturday 21st January saw a unique event unfold in Haverfordwest. The art performance, 'Where's the Centre please?', was devised by artist Janetka Platun as part of her work on our current commission 'Searching for the Centre.' Four women, wearing authentic 19th century Llangwm fisherwomen's clothes, walked into the town from four starting locations in the north, [...]

‘Searching for the Centre’

11 January 2017|Janetka Platun, News, Searching for the Centre|

The Project At the start of my commission I walked each day around the town. I went wherever my interest took me. I found myself in empty churches, watched people quietly crossing the many bridges that span the river and became accustomed to the steady flow and heavy sound of cars driving around the ring [...]

Re-wilded

11 January 2017|Changing perceptions, Support for art and regeneration, The story so far, Tom Moses, Walks|

The weather was unseasonable warm and fine for a day out in the woods, getting close to nature and practising bushcraft skills in a beautiful spot, along the of the river Cleddau The second in a series of Autumn walks, 'Re-Wild' set out to explore the natural and ecological landscape of the river meadows  at Lower [...]

How did we get here?

8 January 2017|Changing perceptions, Support for art and regeneration, The Big Map, The story so far, Walks|

A geocaching and mapping game led by Haverfordwest town councillor, Jon Collier. . How do we get here?’ was the third in a series of Autumn walks  organised as part of the Lab’s programme for arts and regeneration in Haverfordwest.  Each guided walk aimed to give local people and visitors direct experience of the natural landscape within walking [...]

Film$4Change

14 December 2016|Film$4Change, News, Transition Haverfordwest|

In the spring of 2017 Transition Haverfordwest, in partnership with Confluence, will present a series of 6 documentary eco/art films followed by informal discussions focussing on some of the issues of our time and place: The Economics of Happiness    2011 (E) Garbage Warrior    2007  (15) Four Horsemen    2012  (E) Chasing Ice    2012  (E) Samsara   2012  (U) Exit Through the Gift [...]

Breaking out of the Gallery

17 November 2016|Haverfordwest Festival Week, Ideas Lab, Support for art and regeneration, Transition Haverfordwest|

In February 2016 Arthur Brooker came to the newly established Ideas Lab with a very simple idea: to put on an outdoor art exhibition in town centre locations that would literally ‘break out of the gallery’. Little did he know what he was letting himself in for over the next six months and what would be involved in [...]

Haverfordwest Festival Week

17 November 2016|Artsheds, Haverfordwest Festival Week, Ideas Lab, News, Pembrokeshire Drover, Transition Haverfordwest|

Reignited by a highly motivated group of Town Councillors led by Sue Murray and supported by County Councillor Wynne Evans, Haverfordwest Festival Week set out to create 'a fun filled, action packed programme of events for all the family to enjoy'. The eight-day event, which ran from Saturday 23rd to Saturday 30th July 2016, brought together many different individuals and organisations [...]