Myths, Legends & Folktales: Storytelling with Phil Okwedy

Posted by on Oct 20, 2019 in Blog, Forthcoming Events | No Comments

On Wednesday 30 October, performance storyteller Phil Okwedy will be bringing his imaginative narrative skills to Tenby Museum and Art Gallery for a session that will examine myths, legends and folktales. The event is part of the nationwide Welsh Museums Festival. Phil was born in Cardiff to a Welsh mother and Nigerian father. He draws […]

This Is Not A Poem: “a thought-provoking evening”

Posted by on Oct 19, 2019 in Blog | No Comments

Last night (Friday 18 October) the museum was privileged to host This Is Not A Poem, a film by award winning producer Greg Lewis and writer Eric Ngalle Charles.  The film looked at the issues of identity, belonging and tolerance, through the life experiences of Eric, a Cameroon born poet who was people trafficked through […]

Successful Opening of Bloodlines

Posted by on Oct 14, 2019 in Blog | No Comments

The new exhibition, Bloodlines: Three Generations of Welsh Artists, was officially opened at Tenby Museum & Art Gallery on Friday 11 October. The exhibition features work by David Charles Edwards, John Uzzell Edwards (son of David) and Charles Uzzell Edwards aka Pure Evil (grandson). The exhibition was officially opened by Charles, who said, “When my […]

Bloodlines at Tenby Museum

Posted by on Oct 9, 2019 in Blog, Exhibitions | No Comments

The new exhibition, Bloodlines, officially opens at Tenby Museum on Friday 11 October. The exhibition features three generations of Welsh artists – David Charles Edwards, John Uzzell Edwards and Charles Uzzell Edwards, widely known as urban artist Pure Evil. David Charles Edwards (1903 – 1961) was the father of John and the grandfather of Charles. […]