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Singleton Hospital’s Hafan y Mor children’s centre have won a top healthcare prize. LOCWS were pleased to work with Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Healthboard to invite children from across Swansea to design kites as part of a vibrant public artwork the new Children’s Development Centre at Singleton Hospital.  Read more…

Locws International’s annual Outreach and Education Exhibition was successfully launched at the Civic Centre in Swansea on 04.06.15, and was officially opened by The Lord Mayor Of The City & County of Swansea, Councillor John Newbury.  Read more…

We invite you to design an exciting fast car in this family drawing workshop and enter the competition for Art Across the City 2015. These free workshops are held  in the main foyer of the National Waterfront Museum Swansea with Locws artist Rik Bennett, over Easter weekend; April 4th & 5th 12pm – 3pm.

Its FREE to enter the competition and there is the chance to win some great creative prizes! The competition is inspired by the new project by artist David Cushway, Locws International worked with David to create a scale model of a prototype for a land speed record car for Art Across the City 2015 which launched Saturday 21st March . We are looking for inventive, bold and colourful car designs that will make a vibrant display and explore your creativity.

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We invite you to take part in our inspiring new drawing competition, its FREE to enter and there is the chance to win some great creative prizes! The competition is inspired by the new project by artist David Cushway, Locws International are working with David to create a scale model of a prototype for a land speed record car for Art Across the City 2015 which opens on Saturday 21st March . We are looking for inventive, bold and colourful car designs that will make a vibrant display and explore your creativity.

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We are extremely pleased to announce the selected artists for the 2nd Locws International Public Art Open Submission. Locws received a large number of local, national and international applications from artists based in the UK, Portugal, Norway, USA, Germany, Australia, Sweden and Wales. The standard was extremely high with a wide and diverse range of exciting, eclectic proposals.

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Locws International are extremely pleased to announce the shortlist for our 2nd Public Art Open Submission.

Locws received a large number of  local, national and international applications from artists and architects based in the UK, Portugal, Australia, USA, Spain, Germany, China, Sweden and Wales. The standard was extremely high with a wide and diverse range of exciting proposals.

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Locws International’s annual Education and Outreach Exhibition was successfully launched today at the Grand Theatre, Swansea, and officially opened by The Lord Mayor Of The City & County of Swansea, Councillor Ceinwen Thomas.

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Summer art competition for all ages – Entries have now CLOSED please keep watching for our next Locws competition!

We invited you to take part in our inspiring summer competition, to design your own cartoon drawings inspired by the writing of Dylan Thomas and his wonderful characters. For Art Across the City 2014, we commissioned New York artist, Jon Burgerman, to respond to the poetry and writing of Dylan Thomas, these cartoon drawings act as an exciting example to inspire you to start your own drawings of poetic characters.

We will make a selection of the best drawings to be displayed as part of a public exhibition in October 2014, to coordinate with the Dylan Thomas centenary celebrations.

There will be creative prizes for a number of the selected drawings thanks to kind sponsorship from Playright, Swansea.

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We are running some free workshops with poetry and cartoon drawing for all the family at the Green Fuse Festival in Cwmdonkin Park this Saturday, 6th September, 12.00pm – 6.00pm. A fantastic family fun day organised by the Friends of Cwmdonkin Park.

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Working with Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Healthboard, LOCWS International invited children from across Swansea to design kites as part of a vibrant public artwork for Hafan y Môr, the new Children’s Development Centre at Singleton Hospital.

We received over 600 kite designs and selected 55 kites to be displayed on the walls of the new centre’s play area to make a massive mural.

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