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What’s on in May 2017

GeneralPosted by Communications Officer Sat, April 29, 2017 12:10:29

What’s on in May 2017

Our new 'The Newport College of Art' exhibition is open this Saturday, April 29th.

New at the Museum!

The Newport College of Art: Paintings and Sculptures from the Collections of

Newport Museum and Art Gallery, 29 April until 2018

This exhibition draws on paintings and sculptures from the collections of Newport Museum and Art Gallery, which were created by artists associated with the Art College. Most of them taught at the College and contributed to its success as one of Britain’s leading educational art institutions, particularly in the 1960s and 70s.


Images from the Stone: An Exhibition of Lithograph Prints curated by the Friends of

Newport Museum and Art Gallery, until 3 June

Talks, Tours and Activities

Every Tuesday, 2pm – 3.30pm

Remember when…? Join Museum volunteer Peter Brown and share your memories of living in Newport.

10 May, 11am – 11:30am

Art Store Tour. Why not venture behind the scenes of Newport Museum and Art Gallery and peak into some of the art stores? Booking is essential as spaces are limited. Please e-mail to book or for further information.

26 May, 1pm – 1.30pm

Lunchtime Tour: The Newport College of Art. Join us for an informal tour of the exhibition and find out more about some of the artists represented and the Newport Art College.

Museum & Art Gallery trails for children are available throughout the year.

Exhibitions and activities take place at Newport Museum and Art Gallery and are free unless stated otherwise. For more information please visit

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