Current Exhibitions

Modern Times: How The School Of London Changed British Art

Modern Times: How the School of London changed British Art

During the 1950s and 1960s, a group of painters transformed the British art world. With their connections to the capital,…

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The Bomford Gift

The Bomford Gift

Between 1943 and 1976, local art collector and landowner HJP (or ‘Jimmy’) Bomford gave 21 works of art to Swindon.…

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The Ron Sloman Collection: Contemporary Ceramics

The Ron Sloman Collection: Contemporary Ceramics

Since 2015, Mark Golder and Brian Thompson have been donating contemporary ceramics to Swindon Museum and Art Gallery in memory…

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Creative Wiltshire: Celebrating Modern Art And Design From Swindon And Wiltshire

Creative Wiltshire: Celebrating modern art and design from Swindon and Wiltshire

The landscape and character of Wiltshire has long inspired artists and designers. This exhibition celebrates artists from Swindon and Wiltshire…

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Upcoming Events

Order From Chaos: Behind The Scenes At Swindon Museum And Art Gallery By Stefanie Vincent

Order from Chaos: Behind the Scenes at Swindon Museum and Art Gallery by Stefanie Vincent

Since 2014 Stefanie Vincent has been Museum Collections Project Manager at Swindon Museum & Art Gallery. In her role she…

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Paint Me This Way! An Exhibition Of Portraits By Susan Carr

Paint Me This Way! An exhibition of portraits by Susan Carr

This exhibition shows how portraiture can be used to help individuals rediscover and celebrate their identity, even when facing the…

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Trip To Watts Gallery

Trip to Watts Gallery

The brilliantly restored Watts Gallery (Surrey) is devoted to the work of great Victorian artists George Frederic and Mary Watts…

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The Lie Of The Land: Exploring Modern British Landscapes From The Swindon Collection

The Lie of the Land: Exploring Modern British Landscapes from the Swindon Collection

The landscape is one of the most powerful and atmospheric themes in art. It can capture shared experiences of the…

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An Introduction To Portrait Therapy With Susan Carr

An Introduction to Portrait Therapy with Susan Carr

Dr Susan Carr will talk about the process of developing Portrait Therapy as a unique and inclusive intervention for people living with…

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‘Picasso’s Linocuts: A Late Flowering’ By Peter Davies

‘Picasso’s Linocuts: A Late Flowering’ by Peter Davies

In this intriguing talk Peter Davies will discuss Pablo Picasso’s work with linocuts; a fascinating yet often overlooked aspect of…

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