Community Arts

Gwynedd Council offers a programme of creative activities for people of all ages, backgrounds and ability. More information is available in our booklet

Here is some more information about some of our projects: 

Criw Celf

Criw Celf is an art and craft scheme for children and young people. We deliver workshops and master classes led by professional artists. Further details are available at

Oriel Ysbyty Gwynedd

A variety or artworks are exhibited at Oriel Ysbyty Gwynedd, Bangor in order to improve patient and visitor experience. The gallery also offers local artists a venue to exhibit and sell their work. View the gallery’s exhibition


Arteffact is an initiative which offers creative experiences in museums, galleries and archives for people with mild to moderate depression, stress and anxiety. Participants attend a series of creative sessions led by community artists in order to build confidence and to learn new skills with people with shared experiences.

Night Out

This scheme supports communities in the staging of professional productions in Gwynedd. Full details available online at

Helfa Gelf

A annual open studios event where the public are able to meet artists at their place of work

Creative Gwynedd

This is voluntary group supported and facilitated by Gwynedd Council to promote the arts in Gwynedd

Contact us

Community Arts Unit: / 01286 679721 / 07789 032517