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

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

July 4, 2014
by Laura
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Off to the Farm

Glynn Vivian Offsite is going on the road again with our summer Road Shows, taking art to community door-steps across Swansea. After successful Glynn Vivian Road Shows in Portmead and Craigfelen in Clydach, we’re visiting the Swansea Community Farm Summer … Continue reading

April 11, 2014
by Laura
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The Adventures of Richard Glynn Vivian Premiere

This Saturday 12 April at 11am, the Glynn Vivian premieres a new animation film created by members from our Saturday morning art club. The 10 minute movie called ‘The Adventures of Richard Glynn Vivian’ has been developed by children and … Continue reading

October 28, 2013
by Laura
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Things to do this half term

Don’t miss your last chance to see our Offsite exhibition Let’s see what happens… a major international exhibition featuring the work of artists from Wales and China, taking place in various venues across Swansea city centre. The multi venue exhibition … Continue reading

October 14, 2013
by Laura
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Let’s see what happens… Taking part

Since the exhibition opened over two weeks ago, we have seen hundreds of people taking part in ‘Let’s see what happens…‘ We have already seen Poetry Action in Swansea Market, Artist Talks at the YMCA, and last Saturday exhibition curator … Continue reading

October 3, 2013
by Laura
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Let’s see what happens…One week on

What a week! A huge ‘thank you’ to all those who made it to our opening last Friday. Many of you have kindly told us how you enjoyed the exhibition opening, and how pleased you are to see Swansea galleries working … Continue reading

September 26, 2013
by Laura
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This autumn sees the unveiling of a series of art installations across Swansea city centre as part of an exciting exhibition, Let’s see what happens…

Preview Friday 27 September: Exhibitions open 2-5pm, Opening Reception 6pm, Monkey Bar, Swansea Exhibition Saturday 28 September – Sunday 3 November Let’s see what happens…  is a major new international exhibition from Glynn Vivian Art Gallery. It features the work of seven … Continue reading

August 7, 2013
by Laura
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After the collection…adult art class display their work

 Members from the Glynn Vivian’s Wednesday afternoon 55+ adult art class will be showcasing their talents at the Civic Centre this month, as the group display artworks they have created over the past  four months. The participants have been working … Continue reading

June 6, 2013
by Laura
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Artist in Residence Lunchtime Talk

            Join Glynn Vivian Offsite at the YMCA Swansea this Friday 7 June at 12pm for our free Artist in Residence lunchtime talk. Huw Andrews will be talking about his previous projects and how they have influenced … Continue reading

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