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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 http://www.newport.gov.uk/heritage