BETHAN ASH
 
 

E X H I B I T I O N S 
SOLO EXHIBITION 
OVER 20 - contemporary art quilt venues:
Cynon Valley Museum & Gallery, Aberdare, Mid Glamorgan, 14th September – 16th November 2013
Rhondda Heritage Park, Coed Cae Road, Trehafod, Nr Pontypridd, South Wales, March - May 2013
Museum of Modern Art (MOMA), Machynlleth, North Wales, September - December 2011 
Guildhall Arts Centre, Eastgate Street Gloucester, June - July 2011
Llantarnam Grange Arts Centre, Torfaen, South Wales. May - June 2011
Prema Arts Centre, South Street, Uley. Gloucestershire,  Jan - Feb 2011
Y Capel, Castle St., Llangollen, North Wales, November- December 2010
Oriel Makers Gallery, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, September - October 2010
Canol Ucheldre Center, Holyhead, Anglesey, June - July 2010
City Museum and Art Gallery, Gloucester, March - April 2010
Oriel Mwldan, Cardigan, Ceredigion, December 2009 - January 2010

25th Anniversary Exhibition, 'QUILT ART at 25' -  click here for venues: 

EXHIBITIONS
2013 - 14
Quilt Art in Russia, Tsaritsyno Museum, Moscow, 19 November 2013 - 16 February 2014
Quilt Art 20, group show, The Sioux City Arts Center, Sioux City, Iowa, 9th November, 2013 - 5th January, 2014
It's all in the making, British Quilt Study Group, Quilt Museum and Gallery, York, 6th September - 30th November 2013
Cynon Valley Museum & Gallery, Aberdare, Mid Glamorgan, 14th September – 16th November 2013
Through Our Hands, group show with 11 quilt artists, Festival of Quilts, NEC, Birmingham, 11th - 13th August 2013
Dialogue, Fibre Art Wales group show,  Quilt Museum and Gallery, York, 17th May - 31st August 2013
Rhondda Heritage Park, Coed Cae Road, Trehafod, Nr Pontypridd, South Wales, 10th March - 5th May 2013
A Slice of Quilt Art, QA group show, De Schierstins, Veenwouden, the Netherlands, 26th January - 3rd March 2013
Quilt Art 20, group show, The Karl and Helen Burger Gallery, Union, NJ, 24th January - 4th April, 2013

2012
Dialogue and Conversations, Fibe Art Wales group show, Gwynedd Museum & Gallery,  Gwynedd 
Through Our Hands, group show with 11 quilt artists, Leamington Spa Art Gallery and Museum, Leamington Spa
Quilt Art at 25, QA group show, The Hunt Museum, Limerick, Ireland
Quilt Art at 25, QA group show, Textilsammlung Max Berk · Kurpfälzisches Museum, Heidelberg, Germany 
Fibre Art Wales exhibition at the National Eisteddfod, Bridgend, South Wales
Quilt Art 20, Edsel & Eleanor Ford House, Gross Point Shore, MI, USA
A Slice of Quilt Art, QA group show,Cowslip Workshops, St Stephens, Cornwall, UK

2011
Solo exhibition, Museum of Modern Art (MOMA), Machynlleth, North Wales.
Quilt Art 20, Taubman Museum of Art, Roanoke, Virginia, OR, USA.  
Quilt Art 20, Oregon Historical Society, Portland, OR, USA.  
Oriel Makers 20th Anniversary exhibition, Cardiff, Wales, 
Solo exhibition, Llantarnam Grange Arts Centre, Torfaen, South Wales. 
Fibre Voices. FAW exhibition, Newport Museum and Art Gallery, South Wales. 
Treasure from Trash : Creative recycling from around the globe, Rhyl Library Arts Centre, Church Street, Rhyl
Quilt Art 20, James A. Milchener Art Museum, Doylestown, Pennsylvania, USA. 

2010
A Slice of Quilt Art, Quilt und Textilkunst, Munich, Germany.
EXNA IV, Museum  of Art and History of Neuchâtel, Switzerland.
Exposed, Fibre Art Wales group show, The National Botanical Gardens, Carmarthenshire.  
Tros Gynnal Art Exhibition and Auction 2010, Swansea,  Cardiff and Llangollen 
Quilt Art at 25, Michael West Gallery, Quay Arts, Isle of Wight, UK
Eversheds Art Exhibition and Auction on behalf of Barnados, 1 Callaghan Square, Cardiff.  
Makers Guild in Wales 25th Anniversary exhibition, Crafts in the Bay, Cardiff 
Journeys, Ruthin and Buckley Library Galleries, North Wales
Fibre Voices, Fibre Art Wales, Beverley Art Gallery, Beverley, Yorkshire
Quilt Art at 25, Bankfield Museum and Art Gallery, Halifax, UK
A Slice of Quilt Art, NEC, Birmingham, UK
Quilt Art 20, QA group exhibition, Minnetrista Cultural Center & Oakhurst Gardens, Indiana, USA
Melin Medi, Fine and fibre art exhibition, New Mill, Drefelin, Carmarthenshire, curator

2009
Fibre Voices, Fibre Art Wales, Ceredigion Museum, Aberystwyth, West Wales 
Homelands, Fibre Art Wales, Green Mountain College,  Vermont, USA
Fibre Voices, Fibre Art Wales 10th Birthday exhibition, Ucheldre Centre, Angelsey  
Journeys, RHP, Rhondda Cynnon Taff 
Summer Exhibition, Minerva Art Centre,  Llanidloes, Powys 
EAQV, Museum of American Quilters Society, Paducah, Kentucky,  USA.
EAQV, Fries Museum, Leeuwarden, The Netherlands 
QA22, Kecskemet, "Cifra Palota"  Museum and Pinacotek, Kecskemet, Hungary 
Ffibr: Form & Fusion - Contemporary Fibre  Art from Wales, Llantarnam Grange Arts Centre, Torfaen 

2008 
QA22, Museum Rijswijk,  the Netherlands. 
QA22, MIAT Museum, Gent, Belgium. 
QA22, City Museum and Art Gallery,  Gloucester 
Journey from Bed to Wall, Quilters' Guild inaugural exhibition, St  Anthony's Hall Quilt Museum & Gallery, York
Winter Exhibition, Y Capel, Castle  St., Llangollen, North Wales 
Ornament, Llantarnam Grange Arts Centre, Cwmbran,  Torfaen, Wales
Tros Gynnal Charity Art Exhibition and Auction, Swansea Museum, Swansea, South Wales 
120, 120th Anniversary exhibition of The Society of Designer Craftsmen, London
Quilt 2008, Festival of Quilts, NEC Birmingham plus UK tour 
Royal National Eisteddfod,  Cardiff, South Wales, UK 
EAQ V, European Art Quilt touring exhibition, opens in  NEC, Birmingham 
Journeys - Fibre Art Wales group, Banbury  Museum, Banbury, Oxfordshire 
CRAFTBOSTON, Seaport World Trade Centre, Boston,  USA 
Designer Crafts @ the Mall, SDC, The Mall Galleries, London 
QUILT ART 20, Textilsammlung Max Berk,  Kurpfälzisches Museum Heidelberg, Germany.
Followed by a two year tour of America

2007 
Designer Crafts @ Chelsea 2007, FAW exhibition with SDC, Chelsea Old  Town Hall, London 
QUILT ART 20 - 2007 venues:
Stedelijk Museum, Roermond, The Netherlands. 
Budapest, Hungary. Nordwestdeutsches  
Museum für IndustrieKultur, Delmenhorst, Germany 
The National Crafts Centre, Kilkenny,  Ireland. 
Musée Textile de Haute-Alsace, Wesserling, France. 
International Quilt  Week 2007, Yokohama, Japan
Burlington Museum, Ontario, Canada
Quilt Art 22 The  Art Center Sikeborg Bad, Denmark
Minerva Arts Centre, Llanidloes, Wales 

2006  
National Eisteddfod, Swansea, West Wales 
QA 21 - Vertically Challenged,  Durham Museum and Art Gallery, Durham
15, Oriel Makers  Gallery, Cardiff, Wales 
Quilt '06, The Festival of Quilts, NEC, Birmingham and UK tour 
EAQ IV, European Art Quilt touring exhibition opens in "la Sucriere",  Lyon, France
Musee de l'Impression sur Etoffes, Mulhouse, France
Textile Museum  Tilburg, The Netherlands
The Haydon Gallery, Lincoln, Nebraska USA
Textilforum,  Herning, Denmark 
QA 20 - 2006  venues: 
Collins Gallery, Glasgow, 
Royal Cornwall Museum, 
Bankfield Museum, Halifax,  
Gloucester Museum,
Harley Gallery, Nottinghamshire, 
Stedelijk Museum, Roermond,  The Netherlands

2005 
Six Continents of Quilts: The Museum of Arts and Design Collection,  Kaohsiung Museum of Fine Arts, Taiwan 
Art In The Frame Exhibition and workshops,  Art In The Frame Foundation, St Helier, Jersey 
Origins, FAW exhibition, National  Craft Gallery, Kilkenny, Ireland 
Re-Interpretations, Brewery Arts, Cirencester, Glos & Dorset County Museum, Dorchester 
ENABLEARTISTS, Diorama Arts Centre, 34 Osnaburgh Street, London  
Fibre artists TOKO, 74 Eastgate, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion West Wales
HOMELANDS Denbigh Library  and Art Gallery, Denbigh, North Wales
Braintree District Museum and Art Gallery,  Essex
QUILT ART, Festival of Quilts, NEC, Birmingham, UK

2004 
Art Quilts from  the Collection of the American Museum of Art & Design, American Textile History  Museum, Massachusetts. USA
Origins, The Knitting & Stitching Show, London, Dublin and Harrogate 
Homelands, F.A.W  Theatr Mwldan, Ceredigion Brewey Art Centre, Cirencester, Glos 
FIBRE.ART.WALES In IRELAND, Island Arts Centre, Lisburn, Northern Ireland
Celebrating Ten - Dethlu Deg, Minerva Arts Centre, Llanidloes, Mid Wales 
Re-Interpretations, Braintree Museum and Art Gallery, Essex
ENABLEARTISTS, Royal Pump  Room Museum and Art Gallery, Leamington Spa
Theatre Clwyd, Mold, Flintshire, North Wales 

2003 
European Art Quilt 2, The Textile Museum, Helmbrechts, Germany
Fibre Visions, Gwynedd Musem and Art Gallery, Bangor, North Wales
City Museum and Art Gallery, Gloucester 
ENABLEARTISTS, Piece Hall Museum and Art  Gallery, Halifax
Castle Park Arts Centre, Frodsham, Cheshire
Mansfield Museum,  Nottingham 
Quilt National '03, The Dairy Barn, Ohio, USA - touring Canada, Australia and Japan
Re-Interpretations, Braintree Museum and Art Gallery, Essex 

2002 
Quilt '02. Alexander Palace. London. UK
Six Continents of Quilts, the Museum of Art and Design (MAD), New York, USA
Limited Edition, Alexandra Palace, London 
Welsh Artists, Beatrice Royal Art Gallery, Hampshire 
One Of A Kind, Scaplans Court Museum, Western-Super-Mare  
Dwelling Places, Madeira Show, Harrowgate 
Fibre Art Wales At The Grand, The Grand Theatre, Swansea 
Wales Fair, Hankyu Corporation, Osaka, Japan 
Crossing Borders,  St Donats Art Centre, Vale of Glamorgan, Wales

2001 
Fibre Visions, The Contemporary Craftsman, Monmouth. 
Llantarnham Grange Arts Centre, Torfaen, Wales 
The Contemporary Quilt, Mineva Art Centre, Llanidloes, Powys 
European Art Quilt 2, Breda, The Netherlands and Textilforum Denmark
Rise and Shine, The Riverside Mill, Bovey Tracey, Devon
Contemporary Art Quilts, Shipley Art Gallery, Gateshead, Tyne & Wear
Atmosphere, Newport Museum and Art Gallery, Newport, South Wales
Moving On - Quilt Art, European  Touring exhibition, European tour 

2000 
Quilt 2000, Alexander Palace, London, Harrogate and Dublin
Mettalic Elements, VIS-U-AL-ISE, Cardiff, South Wales
Europe At The Millennium,  Strasbourg, France
Atmosphere, Oceanside Museum of Art, California, USA
Love In The 21st Century, Oriel Makers, Cardiff, South Wales

1999 
Quilt 99, Alexander Palace, London, Harrogate and Dublin 
Rags To Riches, Oriel Pendeitsh Gallery, Caernarfon, North Wales
Colour & Form, Llantarnam Grange Art Centre, South Wales 
European Art Quilt, The Riverside Gallery, Bovey Tracey, Devon
The Commissioning Dialogoue, SDC, The Mall Galleries, London

1998 
Artful Boxes. NFA. UK touring exhibition  
Quilt Art 'Poetic Licence European touring exhibition 
Mail Art, Barcelona, Spain & Lodtz, Poland 

1997 
European Art Quilt, Tilsberg, Netherlands and Denmark
European Patchwork Championships, Netherlands
International Quilts, Yokohama, Japan 
Colourworks, Oriel Makers Gallery, Cardiff 
Fibre on the Outside, Durham Museum
South Bank  Banner Design, South Bank London

1996
A Vision in Action, Durham Museum & Holburne  Craft Centre, Bath
Fibre on the Outside, Norton Priory, Cheshire
Quilt Art 10,  Museum of Oxford. Oxfordshire
Quilt Art - New Work, 3 year European touring exhibition 

1995
N.F.A. at the Storey Institute, Lancashire
Interiors, Devizes Art Gallery, Wiltshire
The Furniture Group, Once a Tree Gallery, Bath 
2D or not 2D, Oriel Myrrdin, Carmarthen  
S.D.C. The Mall Galleries, London 
24/60 All Square, Touring exhibition 12 venues over 2 years 

1994 
N.F.A. Norton Priory, Cheshire 
S.D.C. Rufford Craft Centre, Nottinghamshire
N.F.A.The Gallery Downstairs, Burnley 
24/60 All Square, The Lindsey Gallery, Lancashire 
Royal National Eisteddfod, Neath, West Glamorgan
The Portrait, The Pearoom, Lincolnshire
The Commissioning Dialogue, The Mall Galleries, London
Women  in Art, The Old Library, Cardiff 

1993
It's a Wrap, The Pearoom Contemporary Crafts Centre, Lincolnshire
Quilts Europa, Leuven, Brussels 
N.F.A. Maidstone Museum, Kent

1992
Fibre meets Fiber, Mansfield Museum, Nottingham
Fibre meets Fiber, San Diego, U.S.A

1991 
Wales In Europe Through Its Crafts, Makers Guild in Wales exhibition,  Brussels   


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