Events on 30th Aug 2019

Events for 30th 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.

  • Stay and Play - Nursery Rhymes

    • Date: 30th August 2019
    • Location: The Brunel Shopping Centre 29a Canal Walk, Swindon. SN1 1LF
    • Time: 11:30 - 13:30
    • Cost: Free

    Nursery Rhyme themed activities aimed at under 5s.

    Hosted by the Brunel Swindon

    Stay and Play Sessions will take place on Fridays. These sessions are an opportunity to come and play along with your child, to have fun together to develop their confidence and social skills. A snack will be provided and Family Workers will be available to answer questions if you feel you are in need of some advice. For more information and to book onto a session please contact FamiliesProject@swindon.gov.uk