Curriculum Vitae

2005 2005
Noëlle Griffiths
Hafod y Llyn
Gwynedd LL41 3AQ
Born 1959
Telephone: 01766 590 638
1977-78 Foundation Course, West Surrey College of Art & Design
1978-82 St Martin's School of Art, London BA (Hons) Fine Art
1986 Awarded Welsh Arts Council 'Setting Up' Grant
1987-2005 Part-time teaching
1988 Published 'Intimate Land' limited edition booklet of words and woodcuts
1990 Awarded Welsh Arts Council Travel Grant to visit Czechoslovakia
1996 Awarded Arts Council of Wales Travel Grant to visit Mexico
2003 Residency and research in India funded by Arts Council of Wales and Elliott Scholarship Trust

Started Hafod Press, publishing editioned artist's books



Solo Exhibitions:

1987 Oriel y Ddraig, Blaenau Ffestiniog
1989 Theatr Gwynedd, Bangor
1993 Selected Paintings, 1991-1993 Gallery II, Oriel Mostyn, Llandudno
1997 Creation, Studio 8, Ruthin Crafts Centre, Denbighshire
1998 Selected Paintings, The Wall Place, Conwy
2001 Theatr Ardudwy, Harlech
2002 Season Songs, Wrexham Arts Centre, Wrexham
2004 Artist's Books and Related Paintings, Ceredigion Museum, Aberystwyth
2005 Hafod Press Artists Books 1996-2005, University of West of England, Bristol
2007 Song Bird and Related Paintings, MOMA Wales, Machynlleth

Selected Group Exhibitions:

1983 Wales '83 touring exhibition, Wales
1985 Artists for Peace, St James' Church, London
1986 Out of Context & Artline Group Show Hippodrome, London
1986 Following the Eye, Oriel Mostyn and tour
1987 Printmakers in Wales, Chapter, Cardiff
1988 Three person show with Hugh and Joy Griffiths, Oriel Plas Glyn y Weddw
1990, 91,94 2nd, 3rd, 6th Mostyn Open Show, Oriel Mostyn, Llandudno
1990 Print News, Oriel/Chapter, Cardiff and Oriel Mostyn
1991 Four Elements, Towner Art Gallery, Eastbourne, Sussex
1992 Three person show, Islington Arts Factory, London
1992 Earth and Vision, Rising Sun Centre, Newcastle upon Tyne
1993 20 under 40, Hay on Wye Festival of Literature
1994 Two person show with Iwan Bala, Aberystwyth Arts Centre
1995 Two person show with Walter Bailey, Crypt Gallery, Seaford
1996 Two person show with Lucy Voelcker, Oriel 31, Newtown and tour
1995, 97, 99 Royal National Eisteddfod of Wales
1996 Wales Art Show, Aberystwyth Arts Centre - Prizewinner
1997,99 Wales Drawing Biennale, Aberystwyth/Wrexham Arts Centre and tour
1998 Expressions, Ogilvy and Estill, Conwy
1998 Three person show, Paper, Stone, Spirit, Ruskin Mill, Nailsworth, Glos
1998, 2002 Biennale Harlech 3 and 5, Harlech
2003 Two person show with Cecily Sash, Duncan Campbell Fine Art, London
2003 Art Exchange ~ India Wales 2003, Royal International Pavillion, Llangollen
2004 Conemporary Artists' Books, Houseroom, Bath
2005 Eryri: A Sense of Place, Gwynedd Museum & Art Gallery, Bangor
2005 Group Show, Serena Hall Gallery, Southwold
2005- please see gallery for continuation of CV and more recent paintings and books