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Cicatrix – Walk and Talk

Thursday, 27 September | 7.30 pm - 8.30 pm
Cicatrix artists Henny Burnett, Susan Francis, Prudence Maltby and Caro Williams are joined by Katie Ackrill in a lively ‘walk and talk’ around their exhibition at SM&AG.

Free Lunchtime Talk – Art and Conflict

Friday, 19 October | 12.30 pm - 1.00 pm
Join our curator for a free lunchtime tour of our Art and Conflict exhibition. Discover how artists have depicted peace and conflict in their art while learning more about Swindon’s remarkable collection of modern British art.

Annual General Meeting + Talk by Jessy Price

Thursday, 25 October | 6.30 pm - 9.00 pm
This evening will start with the Annual General Meeting of the Friends of Swindon Museum and Art Gallery, followed by a talk by Jessy Price – Witches foreign and domestic: English demonology in Restoration-era Bombay.

Drop-in Event – Wiltshire’s World War I Prisoners of War

Friday, 26 October | 12.30 pm - 2.30 pm
Join our curator to explore Swindon’s collection of Prisoner of War postcards. During World War I, many soldiers were held as prisoners of war at camps in Germany.

Free Lunchtime Talk – Cicatrix

Friday, 2 November | 12.30 pm - 1.00 pm
Join our curator for a free lunchtime tour of the new exhibition “Cicatrix”. Cicatrix is a contemporary art project incorporating drawing, films and installation. It explores the scars of World War I on the landscape, people and psyche of Wiltshire.

Free Lunchtime Talk – Art and Conflict

Friday, 9 November | 12.30 pm - 1.00 pm
Join our curator for a free lunchtime tour of our Art and Conflict exhibition. Discover how artists have depicted peace and conflict in their art while learning more about Swindon’s remarkable collection of modern British art.

Laughter and Loss: British Artists in World War II with James Russell

Thursday, 22 November | 7.30 pm - 8.30 pm
When Kenneth Clark set up the War Artists scheme in 1939 he hoped to employ British artists and keep them safe. In this wide-ranging lecture we follow the fortunes of those chosen

Cheese and Wine Evening

Thursday, 13 December | 7.30 pm - 8.30 pm
Join the Friends of Swindon Museum and Art Gallery for a pre -Christmas celebration evening of cheese and wine. 
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