|useum of St Helena|
Home Sweet Home
Home, Sweet, Home. a brief visual encounter of the life style of the St Helena in the 1950. Download the exhibition catelog (3.15MB).
Vision of the Peaks
Vision of the Peaks, celebrated 10 Years of conservation work (1996 to 2006) to restore the habitat of some of the world's most critically endangered species. This 'then and now' exhibition comemorated the workers at a practical level and commended them for translating a plan into reality.
Mud and Stone
Mud & Stone, is a photographic exhibition of St Helena's crumbling heritage. It conveys a strong message: 'St Helena's built heritage is as unique as its people. It defines the "Saint" and it represents a lost culture'. Below are some of the photographs exhibited.
Asending order: Cambrian House, Sandy Bay Lime Kiln, Old Luffkins, Sandy Bay Battery and St Paul's Cathedral. (© 2006 Edward Thorpe)
Artshow: Explore Expression. Explore the art of expression though some of the work St Helena contemporary artists.
Wooden Jewellery by Sandie Walters Clay Sculpture by John Drummond Embroidery by Muriel Gardener Ceramics by Serena Thorpe
Each year the museum of St Helena hosts an artshow, inspired by the talents of the islanders. In 2003 it was the 'Life in the Land', in 2004 'Explore Expression', which inspired a stamp edition in 2006. Contact Us or the St Helena Post Office for further information.