Events on 28th Aug 2019

Events for 28th Aug 2019

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  • Infocus Stitching: Great Western Embroiderers respond to Swindon’s historic photography collections

    • Date: 28th May 2019 - 7th September 2019
    • Every day
    • Location: Swindon Museum and Art Gallery Bath Road Swindon SN1 4BA
    • Time: 11:00 - 16:30
    • Cost: Free

    This spring, members of Swindon’s renowned Great Western Embroiders will present a new exhibition of embroidery and textiles.

    For the past year, members have been exploring Swindon’s rich photographic history and creating challenging and inspiring new work. The exhibition includes examples of photography, cameras and photographic equipment from the museum’s own collections. Image courtesy © Kathy

  • Connections: An Exhibition by group 7

    • Date: 30th July 2019 - 7th September 2019
    • Every day
    • Location: Swindon Museum and Art Gallery Bath Road Swindon SN1 4BA
    • Time: 11:00 - 16:30
    • Cost: Free

    This group exhibition brings together the artists of group 7, who have a strong commitment to the media of drawing, painting and printmaking.

    They share an interest in abstract and expressive painting with a strong use of colour. The exhibition showcases their recent work, allowing visitors to discover this fascinating art ensemble for themselves. The group comprises Brian Bishop, Fran Donovan, Martin Brewster, Ursula Leach, Bonnie Brown, Peter Symonds and Michelle Griffiths, all of whom are based in the South of England. Please note that Swindon Museum and Art Gallery is open Tuesday to Saturday, 11am to 4.30pm. Please check our website for more details on exhibitions and events. Image courtesy: Brian Bishop Nue-Nei Acrylic on canvas.

  • Wellbeing Wednesday - Inclusive Activities

    • Date: 28th August 2019
    • Location: Havelock Square
    • Time: 10:00 - 14:00
    • Cost: Free

    For Inclusive Activities

    Wellbeing Wednesdays will help you with ideas on how to be more active with your family. Each week, you will be able to speak to the ‘Live Well’ team to find out about opportunities in Swindon and have a go at some fun, inclusive activities, including; cycling, boxing, wheelchair basketball.