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Crooked Window on-line Bookshop

Six books are available for purchase through the on-line bookshop. Payment will be processed securely by PayPal. Alternatively, payment can be made by sending a cheque, made payable to David Moore, to Crooked Window, 90 Struet, Brecon, Powys, Wales LD3 7LS.

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Into the Light catalogue cover

INTO THE LIGHT
CASW GIFTS TO THE UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH WALES

Published to coincide with the exhibition, Into the Light: CASW Gifts to the University of South Wales at Oriel y Bont, The University of South Wales, Treforest, 4 October to 22 December 2017. This publication discusses the forty works gifted by the Society to the University and how they were acquired.

ISBN 978 0 9563602 4 3
210mm x 210mm, 60 pages, paperback, fully illustrated.

Published by Crooked Window in association with the Contemporary Art Society for Wales, 11 October 2017.

Price £7.50 including delivery within the UK.
£8.50 including delivery in Europe.
£10.00 including delivery for the rest of the world.

 

Into the Light catalogue cover

INTO THE LIGHT
CASW GIFTS TO CYFARTHFA CASTLE

Published to coincide with the exhibition, Into the Light: CASW Gifts to Cyfarthfa Castle at Cyfarthfa Castle Museum and Art Gallery, Merthyr Tydfil, in 2015. This publication discusses the thirty-eight works gifted by the Society to the Museum and how they were acquired.

ISBN 978 0 9563602 3 6
210mm x 210mm, 44 pages, paperback, fully illustrated.

Published by Crooked Window in association with the Contemporary Art Society for Wales, 1 July 2015.

Price £7.50 including delivery within the UK.
£8.50 including delivery in Europe.
£10.00 including delivery for the rest of the world.

 

The Brecon Jazz Story in Photographs by Gena Davies

THE BRECON JAZZ STORY
IN PHOTOGRAPHS BY GENA DAVIES

Published to coincide with the thirtieth Brecon Jazz, 9-11 August 2013,The Brecon Jazz Story in Photographs by Gena Davies reveals, through a local photographer's eyes, the changing character of the high-profile festival since its beginning in 1984. It captures internationally renowned musicians as well as the festival's much-loved carnival atmosphere.

ISBN 978 0 9563602 2 9
230mm x 205mm, 152 pages, paperback, fully illustrated.

Published by Crooked Window, August 2013.

Price £10.70 including delivery within the UK.
£12.50 including delivery in Europe.
£16.00 including delivery for the rest of the world.

 

A Taste of the Avant-Garde

A TASTE OF THE AVANT-GARDE:
56 GROUP WALES, 56 YEARS by David Moore

A new book exploring, for the first time, the social history of a prominent and at times controversial group of professional artists based in post-war Wales. 56 Group Wales drew its influences internationally and exhibited very widely in the United Kingdom and on the Continent.

ISBN 978 0 9563602 1 2
230mm x 185mm, 96 pages, paperback, fully illustrated.

Published by Crooked Window, October 2012.

Price £11.50 including delivery within the UK.
£13.25 including delivery in Europe.
£16.50 including delivery for the rest of the world.

 

Ancestor Bags catalogue

SUE HILEY HARRIS: ANCESTOR BAGS

The bilingual catalogue, written by David Moore, for an exhibition of woven sculpture by Sue Hiley Harris shown at MOMA Wales, Machynlleth, in 2009 and at the Bankfield Museum, Halifax in 2011. Further information about the catalogue and exhibition can be found on Sue's website: www.suehileyharris.co.uk

ISBN 978 0 9563602 0 5
195mm x 210mm, 20 pages, paperback, fully illustrated.

Published by Crooked Window, September 2009.

Price £4.00 including delivery within the UK.
£5.90 including delivery in Europe.
£6.90 including delivery for the rest of the world.

 

Book Cover

8 STONES 8 ARTISTS:
EXPLORING THE BEACONS WAY ART TRAIL by David Moore

Eight artists working in the Brecon Beacons National Park were commissioned to create a small relief image which has been set into a block of local stone. One of these has been placed on each section of the Beacons Way which passes through some of the most dramatic countryside in Wales starting at the Holy Mountain near Abergavenny and running westwards to Bethleham near Llandeilo. This guide includes an introduction to artists working in the Brecon Beacons, information about the eight featured artists, sketch maps showing the location of the artworks and guidance on how to make successful rubbings. Materials are also provided.

ISBN 978 0 9550617
210mm x 300mm, 24 pages + 24 sheets tracing paper and two wax crayons, Welsh and English text, paperback, fully illustrated.

Published by Little Fish Press, 2007.

Price £6.99 including delivery within the UK.
£9.79 including delivery in Europe.
£13.24 including delivery for the rest of the world.

 

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BUILDING A SIGNIFICANT REGIONAL ART COLLECTION: THE VISUAL ARTS AT BRECKNOCK MUSEUM & ART GALLERY, 1992 - 2005 by David Moore

This is an account of a period during which, as curator of Brecon's Brecknock Museum & Art Gallery, the author oversaw the creation of the art gallery, the establishment of a programme of exhibitions and the rapid expansion of the Museum's art collection. This high-quality, broadranging, regionally-focused collection is a significant cultural resource for Wales.

ISBN 978 0 95570 600 4
245mm x 170mm, 54 pages, paperback, illustrated.

Published by Brecknock Museum Art Trust, 2007.

Price £6.49 including delivery within the UK.
£8.34 including delivery in Europe.
£9.99 including delivery for the rest of the world.