Penrhyn Castle Artists in Residence 2017

Friendly Frontiers by Walker & Bromwich. Large inflatible mountains in a galler

Penrhyn Castle's Artists in Residence project, a collaborative project between Arts Council of Wales and the National Trust, has moved into it's third and final year... and it's all set to be bigger, bolder and better than ever!

The artists have been chosen, briefed and are steaming ahead in preperation for their work to be exhibited in June 2017.

Join us on this journey, through regular updates from the artists and the project team, to see how art can help us explore dificult naratives, open doors and create an emotional connection.

Latest updates

15 Nov 16

Research in the picture archive.

"Excited to find these beautiful gelatin silver print photographs of Penrhyn Quarry hidden upstairs in the picture archive at Penrhyn Castle today." - Walker & Bromwich

Zoe Walker, Artist in Residence viewing image sin the archive

14 Nov 16

Say hello to Walker & Bromwich

Who are Walker & Bromwich? Now that we have annoinced who will be our Artists in Residence for 2017, lets get to know them a little better... Meet the Artists

Walker and Bromwich, Penrhyn's Artists in Residence putised the castle on a sunny Autumn day

11 Nov 16

New artists announced

We're delighted to announce that the Penrhyn Castle Artists in Residence for 2017 are (drumroll) Walker & Bromwich. Find out more

Art Lending Library by Walker & Bromwich - two figures in boiler suits pushing a wooden art library structure