Bibliography Section Catalog
For Walls with Tongues, British National Library.
A recorded history of Edward Povey’s art and career.
This project is sponsored by the Heritage Lottery
Fund and includes mural artists active in the mid to
late 20th Century in creating public murals and
details the tremendous impact mural artists had on
the art world during this period. This is a permanent
addition to the BNL archives and will also be
exhibited in 2019 at the University of Greenwich,

2018 100 Treasures of Bangor University: The HALL OF
ILLUSION mural is featured in a selection of the top
100 artworks and artefacts from the extraordinary
collection of the University of Wales, Bangor.

2016 I.E.E.E. - the largest organization of engineers in the
world, published their charter for ethics in artificial
intelligence, using Povey and Schultz paintings as
illustrations. This organization also advise the White
House and the United Nations.

2016 Y Golwg Magazine, Wales: Interview

2015 A Line Of Inquiry: Video Interview

2014 Documentary: Edward Povey Speaking Frankly
About His Art. AsoR buS Productions.

2013 The BBC: Your Paintings – Povey’s publicly owned
works in the UK’s national collection.

2012 Garmon Press (UK): Povey works in Oil Paintings in
Public Ownership.

2011 Museum of Modern Art, Wales monograph
dedicated entirely to: Edward Povey – his life and
career. Commentaries from Anthony Jones: former
Chancellor of the School of Art of the Institute of
Chicago. Essays from the former Director of the
Welsh National Theatre, and the Head of BBC Wales
2000-2006. ISBN:9780578097008

2010 Author Katie Lench, book: Caernarfon – Povey
mural discussed. The Horizon Press: ISBN-10:

2009 Author Iosifidis Kiriakos: Mural Art Volume Two –
Murals on Huge Public Surfaces Around the World:
section on Povey murals. ISBN:9783939566274

2008 North Wales Chronicle newspaper: Povey’s
Caernarfon Mural attracts 2.5 million pound bid.

British Composer Jordan M. Leach: The Hall of
Illusion Symphony: Seven part orchestral symphony
dedicated to Edward Povey and his Hall of Illusion

2007 Book: At Home With The Joneses, published by the
Wales International Center, New York. The
contributions of Edward Povey, Catherine Zeta
Jones, Sir Tom Jones, Katherine Jenkins, Sir
Anthony Hopkins.

2007 BBC News: Multiple articles: Christie’s, Sotheby’s
and Interpol involved in stolen Povey paintings.

2007 S4C Television, Britain: O4 Wal, Article.

2005 The Times Newspaper, London: Article.

2004 Architectural Digest: December edition. Collection
of Povey works: Photo article.

2002 The Western Mail, British newspaper: Povey, An
Explorer of Senses by Karen Price, arts and media

2001 In Style Magazine: May 2001: Will Wonders Never
Cease, by Sean Mitchell. Eric McCormack (lead
actor of the U.S. Will and Grace sitcom) with his
Povey art.

2000 Antiques Trade Gazette: Article.

1999 Who’s Who In Art: Biographies of leading men and
women in the world of art in Britain. 28th Edition.
The Times Newspaper, London: Article.
BBC Radio Wales – Skidmore in Conversation:

1998 BBC Radio 4 – You and Yours Arts Program:
HTV Television News: Article.
BBC-based archive filming. Director, Pete Telfer.

1997 Book: Author J. Gwynn Williams: The University of
Wales 1893-1993,
University of Wales Press. Discussing Povey’s Hall
of Illusion mural.
Book: Author Alan Torjussen: Teaching Art In Wales,

1996 HTV Television, Britain: Artifacts Program.
BBC Radio: Gwynfryn in Gwynedd: Documentary.

1994 HTV Television, Britain: The Stand and Stare
Program. Interviewer – Jan Peterson.

1993 Public lecture by historian Maurice Cooke,
University of Wales: Povey’s murals.
BBC London, Radio Four: Kaleidoscope culture
program: Interview.
The Times Newspaper, London: Photo article.

1992 HTV Television, Wales: Article.
BBC Television: Article.

1990 The Artist’s and Illustrator’s Magazine, Britain:
December issue. Profile.
Book: Author: G H Moody, In Limbo - The Barriers
to Spiritual Awareness ISBN: B001YYQ5PK.

1987 Art News Magazine, Britain: Article.
Book: Author Ian Skidmore: Gwynedd, Published by
Robert Hale, London. Discusses Povey’s career.

1986 HTV Television, Britain: Documentary.
New York Times First Section: Sunday April 6th.
Photo article by Dith Pran (of The Killing Fields
movie - 1984), highlighting Povey’s appearance at
Art Expo 1986. BBC Television: Interview by Sir
Hugh Casson KCVO, RA, RDI, former president of
the Royal Academy of Art, London.

1982 Book: Author Marzieh Gail: Other People, Other
Places, ISBN:0853981221. Dust jacket painting by
Edward Povey. Book: Author Hywel Harries: Wales
on Canvas, ISBN:0862433568 Povey chapter, 1975
to 1981.

1979 HTV Television, Britain: Muriau Segontium, directed
by Gareth Owen, and produced by Gwyn Erfyl.
Documentary about Povey.
Book: Authors Graham Cooper and Douglas
Sargent: Painting The Town, ISBN:0714819794.
Published by Phaidon Press, London. Discusses
Povey’s murals.

1975 Extensive TV, Radio and Newspaper coverage
in Britain.