School of Art

Contact Details

School of Art
Aberystwyth University
Buarth Mawr
SY23 1NG

Tel: +44 (0)1970 622460

Fax: +44 (0)1970 622461


Display artist/maker:

Denys Robert Charles Short

Born: 1927, UK, England, North Devon, Bideford

Denys Short studied painting at Goldsmiths in the 1950s and won the Gold Medal in the 1958 Eisteddfod. However, he is known mainly for his sculptures. He has exhibited widely, including at the Serpentine Gallery, Hyde Park; Margam Sculpture Park; and Bishops Palace, St David’s, and he has created a sculpture garden on the two acres around his house which has been open to the public over the years. He lives permanently in Dinas Cross, Pembrokeshire.

Objects in the collections associated with this artist/maker

Coal House Door S41 Sculpture