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Catherine Wynne-Paton is a British artist who lives and works in South Wales in the UK. She is creator of The Lost Library which has appeared at The National Eisteddfod of Wales, Fringe Arts Bath, Deptford X Fringe, The Wrexham Open and MainSpring Arts.    

Wynne-Paton studied Fine Art at Hereford College of Arts, received the Meadow Arts graduate prize, was the first Print Shed artist in residence, where she had her first solo show in 2015 and in 2022-2024 has received Arts Council of Wales funding.    

She sat on the Jury for the Hidden Gems grant scheme, delivered by Herefordshire’s a Great Place that brings together the arts, heritage, rural communities and the creative use of digital technology.  




1977           Born Oxfordshire, UK 

2003-5       Art and Design Diploma, Salisbury College 

2011-4       Fine Art BA (Hons), Hereford College of Art 




2023 LUX Moving Image Wales Forum

2014 Axisweb 
2014 Founding Director, Framework Herefordshire Artist support organisation 




2022-3 Artist in residence, Growing Space, Abergavenny 
2022-3 Artist in residence, Made in Roath, Cardiff 
2019 The Artists Shop, 34 Eign Gate, Hereford 
2014 The Print Shed, Madley 



2023-4           Creative Steps funding from the Arts Council of Wales

2022-3           Create funding from the Arts Council of Wales 
2017               a-n one-to-one guidance sessions 
2016              PEAK Creative Network Mini Fund   
2014              Meadow Arts Graduate Award 
2014              The Print Shed Artist in residence 





Lost Library film shown in twilight film screenings StudioMADE windows and screened at Theatr Twm o’r Nant, Denbigh.

An eclectic hour of writing and poetry  Abergavenny Writing Festival


Midwinter Humming, Abergavenny. 

Made in Roath Open, g39, Cardiff 

Framework Herefordshire members & guests, The Apple Store Gallery, Hereford 
Made in Roath Open, g39, Cardiff 
Hibernators, Group exhibition, The Art Shop, Abergavenny


West Midlands Open, New Art Gallery, Walsall 

Ukraine Fundraiser, Tŷ Tân Art, Hay-on-Wye 


Paintings 2015-2021, Hereford Open Exhibition, The Courtyard, Hereford
Various works, Track and Trace, Group exhibition, The Art Shop, Abergavenny



The Lost Library, 16 Videos, various locations, hosted on Vimeo 
Word collection paintings, Standing Together, The Bleddfa Centre, Knighton 
Wayside Wonders, 85 newspaper paintings displayed in pavement side window, Abergavenny 



Word collection paintings, Abergavenny Writing Festival, Abergavenny
Word collection paintings, Next Steps, Apple Store Gallery, Hereford


Word collection paintings, h.Art Open, The Courtyard, Hereford 


The Lost Library, Wrexham Open at Tŷ Pawb and UnDegUn, Wrexham  
Word collection paintings, Emergence, The Apple Store Gallery, Hereford  
Word collection paintings, The Clydach Gorge Collaboration Group Show, The Hen & Chickens, Abergavenny 


3 months of photos, drawings and videos, The Every Day Project, Desperate Artwives, Online  


Inscribe (installation), T R A N S P A R E N C Y, ASC Unit 3 Projects, London  
What Price (Performance), Madley Car Boot Sale, Herefordshire.   
The Lost Library, Deptford X Fringe, New Cross Learning, Goldsmiths Library and Lewisham Arthouse, London.   
The Lost Library, Fringe Arts Bath, Venue 1, Bath.    

New work (paintings), Should we have stayed at home?, Cafe Miro, Hereford   
The Lost Library, National Eisteddfod of Wales, Abergavenny  
#portrait:TACHBROOK collaboration, at Tachbrook market, London  
Physical/Textual, Framework Herefordshire Magna Carta Banner Exhibition, Apple Store Gallery, Hereford  



New work (paintings and installation), Solo show at The Print Shed, Madley, Herefordshire

Participant in Teresa Albor’s Little Museum of Ludlow at Ludlow Library & Museum in the Ludlow Fringe festival 
New work (paintings),  PaperFields, The Globe at Hay, Hay-on-Wye  


New work (paintings), PaperFields, RK Burt Gallery, London  
My cup runneth over (wall installation), Coffee Art Project, The Truman Brewery, London  
Stone writing, w0budong Group exhibition - an exhibition of writing without meaning, Piccadilly Place, Manchester 




2021 ArtQuest Art Worlds video commission 

2019 The Lost Library, SpringBoard, Mainspring Arts, London

2016 Arts Alive Wales (now PEAK) micro commission 




2020 Catalogue essay What has Black history month got to do with me? for the Bleddfa Centre’s exhibition Standing Together 

2014 Dissertation What is found in reproduction? 



Instagram & Twitter: @wynnepaton

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