Glynn Vivian Art Gallery: blog

August 25, 2016
by Charlotte
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Glynn Vivian Opening Weekend 15 – 16 October 2016

The newly developed Glynn Vivian Art Gallery reopens on Saturday 15 October 2016 after a multimillion pound transformation. With more gallery and social spaces, a new library, lecture theatre and community room, the Glynn Vivian will offer a warm and … Continue reading

July 25, 2016
by Charlotte
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Friends of the Glynn Vivian Summer Exhibition and Art Auction

An auction of paintings by leading Swansea artists is taking place at the city’s Grand Theatre from 7pm on Friday 29 July, organised by the Friends of the Glynn Vivian. Add some exclusive artwork to your home or business and help … Continue reading

February 9, 2016
by Charlotte
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The Book Project

  Join us this Friday 12 February, 6-8pm for the unveiling of The Book Project at the Reading Room, ALEX Building, Swansea College of Art (UWTSD).  The Book Project presents work in progress by eight artists commissioned to reflect on the Gallery’s past, present … Continue reading

January 12, 2016
by Charlotte
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Creative Minds, Creative Hands

An exhibition of artworks created by participants from Glynn Vivian’s Offsite learning programmes are currently on show at Creative Bubble on Craddock Street in Swansea city centre. The work will be on display from Tuesday 12 – Thursday 14 January, … Continue reading

October 16, 2015
by Charlotte
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Ysgol Gyfun Gwyr: Assemblage Project

In April 2015, Glynn Vivian Art Gallery, as part of its 4Site Secondary School programme, began a 10 week project with a group of Year 10 pupils from Ysgol Gyfun Gwyr, Swansea. Working with artist and sculptor Ami Marsden the … Continue reading

September 4, 2015
by Charlotte
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The Wakelin Award 2015: Alexander Duncan

Join us for the presentation of this year’s Wakelin Award which is taking place this Saturday, 5 September at the Grand Theatre in Swansea. The annual award is given to a Welsh artist, whose work is purchased for the Glynn … Continue reading

October 29, 2014
by Laura
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Glynn Vivian Road Show rolls into St Thomas, Swansea

We’re stopping by in St Thomas this half term – taking art to community door-steps across Swansea. This Thursday 30 October the Gallery team will be visiting St Thomas Primary School to share our handling collection and offer free arts activities. … Continue reading

September 11, 2014
by Laura
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The Wakelin Award 2014

Join us for the presentation of this year’s Wakelin Award which is taking place this Friday 12 September at 6.30pm, at the National Waterfront Museum in Swansea. The Gallery’s annual award is given to a Welsh artist, whose work is purchased … Continue reading

March 11, 2014
by Laura
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‘On The Air’ Open Submission Cyflwyniad Agored ‘Ar yr Awyr’

Glynn Vivian Art Gallery will soon be making all their artist talks, lectures and events available for free download on iTunes, and on mp3 via the website. We would like to commission an original jingle for our podcast radio channel … Continue reading

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