The Dewi-Prys Thomas Trust promotes excellence in architecture, town planning, civic design, landscape design and other creative disciplines that contribute to the quality of life, identity and regeneration of Wales, either on its own or in collaboration with other organisations.
What is Welsh Architecture?
To celebrate the centenary of the birth of Dewi-Prys Thomas, the trust held an event entitled Heddiw, Ddoe a ‘Fory, at 12:00 on Tuesday, 2 August 2016, in the Societies 1 pavilion, National Eisteddfod of Wales, Abergavenny. With about 60 attendees, this considered the question of what is a Welsh architecture, and was chaired by Harri James with panellists from Loyn & Co, Rural Office for Architecture, Rhys Llwyd Davies – Architect | Pensaer and Efa Lois Thomas, Winner of the Eisteddfod Architecture Scholarship 2016.
Royal Society of Architects in Wales
To mark the centenary of the birth of Dewi-Prys Thomas, trustee Jonathan Vining presented some work from Dewi’s unpublished archive in the RSAW’s Touchstone magazine for 2016. To download a copy of his article ‘The professorial practitioner’, please click here.