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image for Exhibition item typeMaurice Selden - Rally Photography 1972 - 2017 at Theatr Brycheiniog

Exhibition, Thu 28 Jun - Mon 20 Aug 2018, free entry

Theatr Brycheiniog

Theatr Brycheiniog

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An exhibition celebrating the photographic career of this renowned Motorsport photographer – a career which spans 45 years. Maurice concentrated on Rallying, covering a record-breaking 449 WRC (World Rally Championship) rallies worldwide. This exhibition aims to capture the thrills, colour and atmosphere of this exciting sport.

Born in Llandybie, and after Art College courses in Graphics and Photography, Maurice started his career in 1972 as staff photographer for Motorsport and Motoring News magazines in London. He covered all kinds of motorsports from Formula One Grand Prix to sports cars to rallying before deciding to concentrate on the WRC. This led to a career spanning 45 years which involved travelling to events worldwide in all climates from tropical to arctic.

Maurice went freelance in 1987. As well as supplying images to many major car manufacturers, his work has appeared in books and publications all over the world.

Event details

Dates Times
Thu 28 Jun - Mon 20 Aug 2018

Prices

Free entry

Address

Canal Wharf,
Brecon,
LD3 7EW

Location

Directions

Plan route to Theatr Brycheiniog using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: SO 046281  Lat: 51.94319 Long: -3.38928

From Hereford A483. Do not take the first signpost for Brecon on the right, instead go to roundabout and follow the sign for Brecon, carry on straight past the Army Barracks until you reach a mini roundabout and take the next turning left (Rich Way). Follow on to next mini roundabout and turn left, Theatr Brycheiniog is next to the canal basin.

From Abergavenny (A40) After the dual carriageway you will come to a main roundabout, take the road into Brecon and follow the directions as above. From Merthyr / Sennybridge Take the road into Brecon over the Usk bridge carry on straight through the town, past the statue, over a zebra crossing and approx 150 yards turn right into Rich Way. Theatr Brycheiniog is on the left by the canal.

Accessible by Public Transport: 22 miles from Abergavenny station