An Evening with Bedwyr Williams
An evening with acclaimed Welsh artist Bedwyr Williams, Monday 16 November (7:30pm) at ArtWork Atelier, Manchester.
As one of the UK’s most idiosyncratic and sought after artists, Bedwyr Williams has recently been shortlisted for Artes Mundi 7, the Derek Jarman Award and is currently exhibiting at the British Art Show 8. With his touring exhibition, The Starry Messenger taking place just down the road at The Whitworth, Manchester, Mark Devereux Projects are delighted to invite you to share the journey of Bedwyr Williams’ parallel universe.
An evening with Bedwyr Williams is part of Mark Devereux Projects’ StudioBook artist development programme 2015/16.
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An evening with Bedwyr Williams is free to attend (booking required). Any donations on the evening will support the continued work of Mark Devereux Projects and our current StudioBook programme.
Date: Monday 16 November 2015
Location: ArtWork Atelier, Queen Street, Salford, M3 7NG
Bedwyr Williams is part of the British Art Show 8 which opened in Leeds in October 2015. He has just been shortlisted for the Artes Mundi prize and also shortlisted for the Derek Jarman Award 2015. Williams represented Wales at the Venice Biennale of Art in 2013. He won the Paul Hamlyn Award for the Visual Arts in 2005, was shortlisted for the Beck’s Futures prize in 2006. He has exhibited nationally and internationally in solo shows including, ‘Nimrod’, Ceri Hand Gallery, Liverpool, UK (2010), ‘Der Dinghy Koening’, Center, Berlin, Germany (2008). Major group shows include ‘ERNSTE TIERE: PETRIT HALILAJ, (Judith Hopf and Bedwyr Williams)’, Kunstverein Bonn, Germany (2011); ‘Art13‘ London international art fair in March (2013); ‘SHOW’, Jerwood Space, London, UK (2011); ‘Battle in Vain’, Whitechapel Gallery, London, UK (2011); ‘Among the Living‘, Institute of Contemporary Arts London, UK (2007). Bedwyr Williams (b. 1974) lives and works in Caernarfon, Wales.