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Gregynog Festival Day

This event has finished. 26 June 2013, 2pm (National Museum Cardiff is open for most Bank Holidays, please check prior to your visit to ensure the museum will be open.)

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An afternoon programme of free events in the magnificent setting of Gallery 16 at National Museum Cardiff which houses the art collection of Gwendoline and Margaret Davies, founders of the Gregynog Festival.

2pm Oliver Fairclough, Keeper of Art, National Museum Cardiff

'The generosity of a few friends interested in art': Exhibiting the Davies Collection in 1913

A lecture and Gallery tour to mark the centenary of the first exhibition at which the sisters' paintings were displayed to the public in 1913

3.30pm Menna Elfyn

The leading Welsh poet reads from her new work inspired by Gwendoline and Margaret Davies and commissioned by the Gregynog Festival.

Followed by Gregynog Festival: Escher String Quartet at 6pm.