Category: Art House News



    Do you: Need a comfortable, inspiring & nurturing place to work in Newport? Not want to waste time preparing food for yourself? Enjoy lunch & unlimited tea & coffee? Have the possibility of networking? Be based in one of the most beautiful buildings in Newport? Barnabas Arts House invites you to HOT DESKING. £10 gives […]

  • Current Exhibition – BEYOND NEWPORT

    Current Exhibition – BEYOND NEWPORT

    Barnabas Arts House is delighted to be showing the exquisite photographic work of Chris Goddard until 1 June. Treat yourself to a feast for the eyes and come and see it for yourself in our airy, fine art gallery. All works are for sale. Whilst you are here the gallery cafe will be available for […]



    An exciting project involving the Pill area will be unfolding soon! The first piece of Art will be seen in Ruperra Lane at the side of Barnabas Arts House WATCH THIS SPACE for more news…

  • Lots going on here at Barnabas

    Lots going on here at Barnabas

        Things have started to get busy here at Barnabas. Along with our fantastic gallery space and vegetarian cafe, open Tues to Sat, we have plenty going on in the building. Regular weekly and monthly events are happening including the following: Monday evenings are an opportunity to focus and take time out with our […]

  • Look, eat, drink & relax at BAH

    Look, eat, drink & relax at BAH

    Come down and visit the gallery, we’re open 9.30am until 5pm Tuesday to Friday and until 3pm on Saturdays. Grab a coffee, cake or delicious vegetarian meal and relax surrounded by our collection of fantastic art produced by artists from all over the world! A warm welcome from the Barnabas team awaits you.. 

  • Monday Meditation – summer break

    Monday Meditation – summer break

    MONDAY MEDITATION  – SUMMER BREAK. There will be no Monday Meditation sessions at Barnabas throughout the month of August. After this break we will meet back on Mon 6 Sept at 7pm until 8pm. All are welcome. If you would like further information about these drop-in meditation session please contact Philomena at: Each session […]

  • New opening hours – Tues-Fri:10-5.00 / Sat:9.30-3.00

    New opening hours – Tues-Fri:10-5.00 / Sat:9.30-3.00

    Our new hours of opening at BAH are: Tues-Fri: 10am-5pm & Sat: 9.30am-3pm. Why not come & pay us a visit. A warm welcome awaits… What is Barnabas Arts House? An independently run creative space in the heart of Newport. A one stop for Fine Art, Picture Framing, Photography, Wellness, Clothing Design, Counselling, Ceramics, Film […]

  • One to watch…

    One to watch…

    You may recall coming to see a group of talented young actors in training from London, perform a play called Lock Down a few years ago at Barnabas, written and directed by Katy, Jan’s daughter?  The play aims to explore the causes of youth violence and received brilliant reviews following its tour.  We are delighted […]

  • IMPORTANT NEWS – GPF reopening

    IMPORTANT NEWS – GPF reopening

    GWENT PICTURE FRAMING – GPF at Barnabas Arts House will open its doors to framing customers on Tuesday 13 April from 10am to 3pm. For 4 weeks the opening hours for framing will be Tues, Weds & Fri 10am-3pm (or by appointment – ring 01633 264581 for availability.) This is a temporary measure and will […]

  • New exhibition – Barnabas Connections

    New exhibition – Barnabas Connections

    Barnabas Connections – now open Tues 6 – Sat 31 Oct 2020 As Newport’s only independent art gallery Barnabas Arts House would like to showcase some of the talent it has been associated with over the years. Many of you will know that the fine art gallery at Barnabas Arts House started off it’s life […]

  • Notice to Users of Barnabas Arts House

    Notice to Users of Barnabas Arts House

    After discussion with a member of the Senedd earlier today (30 Sept), I Janet Martin can confidently say that all is in place at BAH to continue with the prearranged Life Drawing Class, Meditation Group and the Book Club meetings as usual. Here at Barnabas in our airy, high-ceilinged building we are operating all necessary, […]

  • Welcome back

    Welcome back

    WHERE IN NEWPORT CAN YOU…? – Not queue. – View original art. – Enjoy excellent tea, coffee & homemade cakes with outside seating. – Be in a spacious, airy, relaxed atmosphere with free WiFi. – Or make an appointment for one of our many creative services on offer including dress design, wellbeing practices & more. […]