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Animals: Seven Swindon Stories

Tuesday, 29 January | 11.00 am - Wednesday, 15 May | 4.30 pm
Explore Swindon’s history through the lives of seven of the town’s most famous animal inhabitants.

An Art of the People – Ramsbury & Cricklade Potteries

Wednesday, 13 March | 11.00 am - Saturday, 25 May | 4.30 pm
This special exhibition celebrates our two local potteries, Cricklade and Ramsbury.

Art Gallery Closed – Exhibition Changeover

Thursday, 14 March | 4.30 pm - Tuesday, 26 March | 11.00 am
Please note that Art Gallery will be closed for exhibition changeover from 4.30pm on Thursday 14 March

Out of the Box: An exhibition of paintings by David Bent

Tuesday, 26 March | 11.00 am - Saturday, 1 June | 4.30 pm
This exhibition brings together a diverse selection of paintings by the artist David Bent. It includes geometric landscapes, intricate photographic collages, and paintings which tackle major contemporary social issues.

Artist and Model: Portraits, Self-Portraits and Figure Studies from the Swindon Collection

Tuesday, 26 March | 11.00 am - Saturday, 20 July | 4.30 pm
The relationship between artist and model is one of the most powerful dynamics in art. This exhibition explores that relationship through a series of portraits and figure studies, examining both artist and sitter.

Friends Talk – Ken White & Andy Binks – In Conversation

Thursday, 28 March | 7.30 pm - 8.30 pm
Celebrated artist and muralist Ken White embarks on a whistle stop tour of his life through some amazing photographs

Free lunchtime talk on the new Artist and Model exhibition

Friday, 29 March | 12.30 pm - 1.00 pm
Join our curator for a free lunchtime tour of our new exhibition which explores portraits, self-portraits and figure studies.

Family Drop-In Workshop – Mother’s Day

Saturday, 30 March | 11.00 am - 3.00 pm
Make your Mum feel extra special this Mother’s Day by making a lovely present and card just for her.

Free lunchtime curatorial tour of the David Bent exhibition

Friday, 5 April | 12.30 pm - 1.00 pm
Join our curator for a free lunchtime tour of the new exhibition, ‘Out of the Box by David Bent’

Family Drop-In Workshop – Under the Sea

Wednesday, 10 April | 11.00 am - 3.00 pm
Explore the exciting underwater world of fish, sharks, turtles and coral reefs by making your very own colourful fish!

Family Drop-In Workshop – Egg-cellent Easter

Friday, 12 April | 11.00 am - 3.00 pm
Celebrate the start of Easter by making your very own Easter egg head boppers!

Family Drop-In Workshop – Brilliant Bugs

Tuesday, 16 April | 11.00 am - 3.00 pm
Build a bug and race it!  Who will win!  Learn about mini-beasts and why they are so important.

Family Drop-In Workshop – Bouncy Bunny

Thursday, 18 April | 11.00 am - 3.00 pm
With Easter just a bounce away, the Easter bunny is on its way!  Make a cute Easter basket and card.

Friends Talk – Threads in a Web with David Lomax

Thursday, 25 April | 7.30 pm - 8.30 pm
This illustrated talk explores influences and themes that have prompted David’s sculpture

Free Lunchtime Talk – An Art of the People

Friday, 26 April | 12.30 pm - 1.00 pm
Join guest curator Mike Yates for a free lunchtime tour of our ceramics exhibition, ‘An Art of the People’ which celebrates the Ramsbury and Cricklade Potteries. 
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