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:

Mabel Pakenham-Walsh

Born: 1937   Died: 2013, Aberystwyth

Painter, sculptor and designer. Daughter of a Lancaster psychiatrist. She studied at Lancaster and Morecambe College of Arts and Crafts, 1957. She worked in London before moving to Aberystwyth where she painted figures and landscapes. She is best known for her colourful painted wood reliefs which are on permanent show at Plas Crug Leisure Centre, Aberystwyth. Ceredigion Museum held a retrospective of her work in 2012. Three of her paintings are also held in the collection of the National Library of Wales

Objects in the collections associated with this artist/maker

Well House, Lancaster WD692 WaterColourOrDrawings