Awards, Publications

and Press Coverage



Arts and Humanities Research Council, South West and Wales Doctoral Training Partnership: PhD Research Funding, 2018-2021

Arts and Humanities Research Council, South West and Wales Doctoral Training Partnership: Student Development Funding, 2019

The Livery Company of Wales: Art Award and Grant, 2019

Doctoral Academy 'Images of Research' Exhibition: People's Choice Award, 11.12.18


Oriel CRiC Open Art Competition, 24.05.19 - 07.07.19


'On the Edge of Restoration', 'Lung', '"Bodily Restraint is Imperative"', 'Frontiers of Medical Treatment', 'Polarisaion', 'Gaia: Bipolar Psychosis and the Rotting Body', '"On the Treatment of Mania"', published in Question Journal: Frontiers, 3 (2019)


'Growth', published in Lucent Dreaming, 1 (2018)

Press Coverage

Wales Arts Review: 'Exhibition | Bipolarity', 06.08.19

Radio Cardiff: Well Waves, ‘Bipolarity Exhibition’, 01.08.19

S4C: Heno, 'Arddangosfa Bipolarity', 30.07.19

Seaside News: 'Bipolarity Exhibition at The Gate Art Gallery', August 2019, p. 52

Glamorgan Gem: 'Art Can Help Mental Health', 04.07.19, p. 5 

Online Feature: 28.06.19

Buzz Magazine: 'Cerys Knighton: Bipolarity Exhibition', June 2019, p. 62

BBC: Online Feature, ‘World Mental Health Day', 10.10.18


S4C: Prynhawn Da, 'Newid Byd', 31.07.18

Lucent Dreaming: Interview and Online Feature, 'Cerys Knighton in the Spotlight', 6.06.18

S4C: Heno, ‘Codi ymwybyddiaeth am Diwrnod Bipolar y Byd’, Trans. Raising awareness for World Bipolar Day, 29.03.18

S4C: Online Feature, Diwrnod Bipolar y Byd Trans. World Bipolar Day, 29.03.18           


National Centre for Mental Health: ‘Research Champions: Cerys Knighton’s Story’, 15.03.18


Portal o Invalidnosti: ‘Cerys Knighton Artist Profile’, 12.03.18


Cardiff News Plus: ‘Drawing Bipolarity Exhibition’

Radio Feature: Cardiff Xpress, 12.02.18

Online Feature: 12.02.18


Buzz Magazine: 'Cerys Knighton - Drawing Bipolarity Art Preview', February 2018, p. 22

Online Feature: 09.02.18


The Glamorgan Gem: ‘Cerys Knighton Artist Profile’, February 2018, p. 8

Online Feature: 07.02.18


Radio Cardiff: Cardiff this Week, ‘Drawing Bipolarity Exhibition’, 04.02.18


BBC: ‘Time to Talk Day Feature, Artist Cerys Knighton’, 01.02.18


BBC News: 'Bipolar artist's Cardiff exhibition raising awareness', 31.01.18

BBC Radio Wales: Good Morning Wales, Drawing Bipolarity Exhibition, 31.01.18


The Western Mail: 'Drawing on Experience', 27.01.18, pp. 26-27

​Making Minds: ‘Cerys Knighton Drawing Bipolarity Exhibition Press Release’, 10.01.18


Bipolar UK: 80/20 Art Collection, ‘Cerys Knighton - Pointillism Lioness’, 13.04.17

Angela Carter Online: Cerys Knighton's Illustration for Nights at the Circus, 27.03.17

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People's Choice Award - Doctoral Academy's

'Images of Research' Exhibition,

December 2018

Notebook Design Commission -

National Centre for Mental Health,

April 2018


Enquiries    Exhibitions    Interviews

Supported by Making Minds and Disability Arts Cymru

© Cerys Knighton

PhD Research funded by Arts and Humanities Research Council, South West and Wales Doctoral Training Partnership.

© 2020 by Cerys Knighton.

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