aura2008 presents
Ann Catrin Evans

Ann Catrin Evans is a designer maker working with metal, palm size to architectural. She is known nationally and internationally for her unique Door Furniture and Public Sculptures; one recent successful commission was the door furniture throughout the Wales Millennium Centre in Cardiff Bay, and is currently working on a 10m tall stainless steel Town Sculpture for Porth in the Rhondda valley.
Techniques used are plasma, laser and water cutting, rapid prototyping, hot forging, casting, bending, welding, and electroplating.Since completing her BA Hons in 3D Design, Wood, Metal, Ceramics and Plastics at Brighton in 1989 Ann Catrin Evans has completed an impressive number of commissions in various materials, collected various awards, and her work has been shown in many important exhibitions.

Showing at
Geometry of Fear, Canolfan Gelf Rhyl
Selling permanently at:
Craft in the Bay, Cardiff.
Glynllifon Park Gallery, Caernarfon
Ruthin Craft Centre, Denbighshire
Palterman and Thomas Gallery, Swansea
Current public art commissions:
Pentyrch Street benches, Cardiff
Bronze Waymarkers Holyhead
Sculpture for Arad Goch Theatre Company, Aberystwyth.
Blackwood Market Archway, Blackwood, Caerphilly.
Balustrade, Alltwen Hospital, Tremadog.
Gateway to the Rhondda, Porth.

Arddangos yn
Geometry of Fear, Canolfan Gelf Rhyl
Gwerthu yn gyson yn:
Crafft yn y Bae, Caerdydd.
Oriel Parc Glynllifon, Caernarfon
Canolfan Grefftau Rhuthun, Sir Dinbych
Oriel Palterman & Thomas, Abertawe
Comisiynau cyhoeddus ar y gweill:
Meinciau Stryd Pentyrch, Caerdydd
Arwyddion Efydd Caergybi
Cerflun i adeilad newydd Arad Goch, Aberystwyth.
Mynedfa Marchnad, Coed Duon, Caerffili.
Rheiliau, Ysbyty Alltwen, Tremadog.
Gweithiau Celf i Porth, Rhondda.


1986 - 89 BA (Hons) - 3D Design, Wood, Metal, Ceramics and Plastics
Brighton, East Sussex


2008 - Pentyrch Street Primary School Development, Cardiff. Sculptural and Child Friendly Benches.
2007 - Alltwen Hospital, Tremadog, Gwynedd. A 20 meter Balustrade of birds of prey in flight.
- Arad Goch Theatre Company, Aberystwyth - Site specific sculpture for new buildings atrium.
- Porth, Rhondda Cynnon Taff Council. A site specific Sculpture
- Blackwood Market entrance, Caerphilly.
- Bronze path waymarkers, Holyhead.
2006 - Porth, Rhondda Cynnon Taff Council. Decorative brass and stainless-steel bridge studwork.
2005 - The Tokyo Hipsters Club, Tokyo - a cast bronze eagle entrance sculpture.
- 10-meter long 2.6 meter tall sliding Entrance Gate for The Galeri - Arts Centre, Victoria Doc, Caernarfon.
- The Bardic Crown for the National Eisteddfod of Wales. Combining Silver and Slate.
- Ysgol Glanaethwy Drama School, made the Silver Medal Award for The Eisteddfod Annual Drama Competition
2004 - Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff Bay. Door Handles and Push Plates, cast
bronze and aluminium client Percy Thomas Associates.
- Ceremonial Key which travelled the World, and giant Padlock for the WMC opening.
- Miniature replica cast bronze keys were gifts for guests and the Queen
- 6 Cymry'r Byd Awards, which were bronze trophies based on the Key design.
- The 1st Sian Phillips Award, which will be annually given by Cyfrwng Media Company.
- Countryside Council for Wales Awards, given at the Royal Welsh Show
2003 - Newborough Maram Weavers Sculpture, Anglesey. Three 4.5m high x 3m steel For
Countryside Council for Wales
2002 - Two Pedestrian Arches 4m high, for Heath Town Park and Lower Walsall Street,
Wolverhampton Borough Council.
- Morris Brothers of Anglesey Sculpture, Tyddyn Mon, Anglesey - 7m L x 4m H agentwas Cywaith Cymru / Artworks Wales
2001 - Cambrian Tower Award - bronze trophy at the British Wind Energy Association Conference
2000 - BBC R Ceremony. Radio Cymru Awards, an annually designed Trophy for the Roc and
Pop music Ceremony.
1999 - Barmouth, railings and Notice board for Mount Pleasant. 60m long.
1997 - Y Tabernacl, The Museum of Modern Art, Machynlleth - railings, gate and handles
- The Celtic Hotel, Caernarfon - reception lights
- Central light and a 2.5m bronze ship weathervane for Y Deiniol Shopping Centre, Bangor
1995 - Glynllifon Park play sculpture in memory of Gwenno Hywyn, author of childrens books.
- 'Big Bang' mobile sculpture, Sci Art Festival, for Bersham Heritage Centre, Wrexham.
1993/4- 'International Film Festival' Aberystwyth - commissioned to make the 'D M Davies' Awards
1993 - 'Links', Holyhead, 8ft steel sculpture, representing cultural links between Ireland and Wales
1992 - 'Public Dreamers' - Ancient Resonance's, Hampshire. Large ceramic vessels made for
a performance based on the poetry of Ted Hughes


2006 - ACW grant to purchase Rhino software.
2002 - Awarded the most innovative work and best display in Chelsea Crafts Fair
2000 - Bursary of £5000 to develop New Work, From Arts Council of Wales.
1997 - Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Maine, USA. Studied bronze casting.
1997 - 1st Prize Craft Masterpiece, National Eisteddfod of Wales, Bala.
1993 - 1st Prize Gold Medal Winner, National Eisteddfod of Wales, Builth Wells
1993 - Winner 1st prize Women in Enterprise, Midland bank.


2008 Musée de la civilisation, Quebec
Rhyl Arts Centre
HD Expo, Las Vegas
2007 HD Expo, Las Vegas
Platform Gallery, Clitheroe
Flow Gallery, London
Myrddin Gallery, Camarthen
2006 IFC Mall, Hong Kong
Times Warner Building, New York
Pile Gallery, Cambridge
SOFA, Chicago
2005 Axis Annex Gallery, Tokyo
Ozone, Meet the British Makers, Tokyo
Sofa, Chicago
2004 Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Wakefield
Ambiente, Tokyo
The Arc, Chester
2003 Chelsea Crafts Fair, London
Made, Bristol
Brewery Arts, Cirencester
Classic 1X, Brussels
6 Chapel Row, Bristol
Celtic Routes, Celtic Womens International Conference, Toronto
Mortagne-Sur-Gironde, France
2002 New Ashgate Gallery, Farnham
Hill House, Glasgow
2001 Blue Heron Gallery, Deer Isle, Maine USA
Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, USA
2000 The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh
1999 The Bluecoat Display Centre, Liverpool
Dazzle, Pavilion, Brighton
1997 The Plumbline Gallery, St Ives, Cornwall
1995 Galerie Besson, Old Bond Street, London
Oriel Myrddin, Camardden
Collection Gallery, Ledbury
Stansell Gallery, Taunton
The Wetsman Collection, Michigan USA
1991 Mid Pennine Arts Centre, Burnley
Oriel 31, Newtown
1990 Maskreys, Cardiff
1989 The First International Festival of Iron, Cardiff Aberystwyth Arts Centre, Aberystwyth
Oxford Gallery, Oxford
Dazzle, Royal National Theatre, London and Manchester
Ruthin Craft Centre, Ruthin
Oriel, Cardiff
Royal National Eisteddfod, Builth Wells
Oriel Mostyn, Llandudno



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