Gypsy Maker Report 2019

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The Romani Cultural and Arts Company’s groundbreaking Gypsy Maker project employs artistic excellence and experimentation to challenge racism and discrimination. The project began in 2014 in response to the lack of any significant programme of support for GRT artists throughout Wales and the UK. Gypsy Maker’s main objective continues to be the development of innovative work by GRT artists to …

Shiftwork ‘GYPSY MAKER 3’

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Daniel Baker  Shamus McPhee  Artur Conka Billy Kerry Ambivalence towards Roma continues to endure in the minds of Europeans. The figure of the Gypsy has greatly influenced artists and thinkers of the avant-garde from the nineteenth-century romantics to the Bohemians of the early twentieth century. Such unorthodox approaches to creative living, as personified by the Gypsy, have an important role …

‘Gypsy Maker Project’

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Art Central Town Hall, King Square, Barry, CF63 4RW Exhibition Launch 3pm 1st April 2017 Artur Conka’s Rarebit please! & Billy Kerry’s All Fur-Coat An Arts Council of Wales funded project gets the green light The Romani Cultural & Arts Company proudly invites you to meet the artists Artur Conka and Billy Kerry at the opening of this new exhibition. This new and exciting …