Friends Art Auction

Posted by on Oct 25, 2018 in Blog, Exhibition Archive | No Comments

Currently the New Art Gallery is hosting the Art Auction arranged by the Friends of Tenby Museum and Art Gallery.  This auction features 61 works, mostly donated by artists and features works by Naomi Tydeman, Meirion Jones, Gwilym Prichard, Peter Pendergast, Claudia Williams, Mark Raggett, David Petersen, Judy Linnell, Brian Froud, Graham Clarke, Wendy Yeo, […]

Solo Exhibition by Nicky Wire

Posted by on Aug 28, 2018 in Blog, Exhibition Archive | No Comments

Tenby Museum will be the site of the first ever solo art exhibition by Welsh music legend Nicky Wire, bassist and lyricist with the Manic Street Preachers.  Nicky, a regular visitor to Tenby, accepted the invitation for museum curator Mark Lewis and his exhibition, Paintings and Polaroids, will open to the public on Saturday 15th […]

Movement and Cycles in Nature – a new exhibition by Wendy Yeo

Posted by on Aug 1, 2018 in Blog, Exhibition Archive | No Comments

In these times of stress, of rushing to and fro like Mad Hatters, perhaps its time we took a step back and just relaxed for a few moments, balanced out our equilibrium and just enjoyed the unstoppable passing of time without worry. What better way to do this than to come and see the new […]

Celebrating the Year of the Sea in Art

Posted by on Jun 11, 2018 in Blog, Exhibition Archive | No Comments

Established Pembrokeshire artists Anna Waters and Dawny Tootes have joined forces to celebrate 2018 as The Year of the Sea in a joint exhibition at Tenby Museum and Art Gallery. Anna Waters, based at her studio/gallery on Milford Marina, has been painting the land and seascapes of Pembrokeshire for many years, whether representative or more […]

The Painted Word by Alec Lewis

Posted by on Apr 26, 2018 in Blog, Exhibition Archive | No Comments

The new exhibition at the museum is The Painted Word by Alec Lewis.  This sales exhibition features 46 works by this locally based artist and officially opens on 27 April.  It runs until Sunday 10 June. After studying at Carmarthen Art School Alec obtained a Diploma in Art & Design at Maidstone College of Art before […]

Three Artists – David Button, Jean Francis and Paula Widdicombe

Posted by on Mar 13, 2018 in Blog, Exhibition Archive | No Comments

The new art exhibition, Three Artists, featuring the paintings of David Button and Jean Francis and the textiles of Paula Widdicombe, was officially opened at Tenby Museum and Art Gallery by Professor Tony Curtis on Saturday 10 March. In his opening speech Professor Curtis, who has known the artist for some years, stated that the […]

“Remains of the Day” – vibrant and diverse work by Barry John MBE goes on show

Posted by on Jan 30, 2018 in Blog, Exhibition Archive | No Comments

From electrifying paintings of the West Wales coastline to dark and savagely beautiful graffiti, Barry John MBE’s latest exhibition at Tenby Museum and Art Gallery is by turns thrilling, moving and brave. The former soldier is well known for his trailblazing work running the VC Gallery in Haverfordwest, where he provides a safe space in […]

Paintings and Drawings by Mark Raggett RWS

Posted by on Jun 15, 2016 in Blog, Exhibition Archive | No Comments

The new art exhibition at the museum is Paintings and Drawings by Mark Raggett. Mark is originally from Solva.  He studied Fine Art at Reading University and was recently elected a member of the Royal Watercolour Society and is now their Vice President. As wel as being an extremely talented artist Mark has worked as art director […]

Celebrating The Sea: Exhibition by the Royal Society of Marine Artists

Posted by on Apr 27, 2016 in Exhibition Archive | No Comments

The new exhibition is Celebrating The Sea: An Exhibition of work by members of the Royal Society of Marine Artists. The exhibition features 57 works by 23 members of the society.  It features work of Tenby and Pembrokeshire as well as further afield including Lymington, the Isle of White, Cornwall, Brittany, Venice and Sorrento and several works […]

RNLI in the Great War Exhibition

Posted by on Feb 4, 2016 in Blog, Exhibition Archive, News | No Comments

The new exhibition at Tenby Museum is the RNLI’s Hope in the Great War exhibition, which commemorates the centenary of the First World War and honours the courage of those who endeavoured  to save lives whilst the world was in the midst of unparalleled conflict. The exhibition is touring RNLI museums, lifeboat stations and partner museums […]