Past Exhibitions

Exhibition 5

Art From The Hearth | 29th April 2014 - 16th October 2014

2177This exhibition is Art From The Hearth, a surprising display of items removed from the shelves and walls of David Roche’s much-loved kitchen. Highlighting a collection of nursery pottery, string boxes, novelties, toys, mechanical money banks, naive items, kitchenalia and more this exhibition was open 29th April 2014 through 16th October 2014.

Image: George III Pontypool tole (tin) kettle/teapot on a spirit burner.

Past Exhibitions

Current Exhibition

The Pursuit of Pattern 

Now open at The David Roche Foundation, The Pursuit of Pattern explores the fashion for inlaid surface patterns on furniture and objets d’art as well as jewellery.

The exhibition reawakens the passion for, and beauty of, the near-lost techniques of working in marquetry, pietra dure, hardstones, micromosaics and more. Enjoy exquisite marquetry furniture in exotic timbers and superb glass mosaic pictures laid into table tops achieved by the most highly-skilled craftsmen working in Europe.

 

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