HistoryPoints News

Jul 5, 2017

Shedding light on art studies

It's no coincidence that the windows of Carmarthen's Oriel Myrddin Gallery admit so much light - the building was designed for art students. Founded in 1854, Carmarthen School of Art ...

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Posted by: RhodriC

was initially housed in basic wooden buildings. By 1890 a subscription appeal had raised enough money for a new building with tall windows. Inside you can see a rare Arts & Crafts window of mineral-stained glass. For more on the history of the building and art school, use your mobile to scan the HistoryPoints QR codes to the right of the entrance in Church Lane. Or click here