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The Glynn Vivian Art Gallery is now closed to the public as preparations are underway for a multi-million pound redevelopment project. This major project will create a new and exciting visitor experience and bring the attraction into the 21st century, whilst conserving the original character of the 1911 building and improving access for all. Read more about the project here. For the duration of the closure the Gallery will present an exciting programme of exhibitions and events at different venues in Swansea, whilst our lively learning activities continue at the YMCA in the city centre throughout the closure. Sign up to our mailing list to receive up to date information on all Glynn Vivian Activities.
Doctors, Dissection and Resurrection Men Until 14 April 2013 A major exhibition exploring the relationship between 19th century bodysnatchers and the surgeons they supplied.
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See all events taking place in The Hayward Gallery The Hayward Gallery has a long history of presenting work by the world's most adventurous and innovative artists. For free entry to all shows become a Southbank Centre Member. Opened by Her Majesty The Queen in 1968, it is an outstanding example of sixties brutalist architecture and is one of the few remaining buildings of this style. It was designed by a group of young architects, including Dennis Crompton, Warren Chalk and Ron Herron.
You are here: Home : Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery at Rowley's House occupies two adjoining buildings, one of which is timber-framed (originally built as a merchant's warehouse in the 16th or early 17th Century) and the other a stone and brick building built around 1618 (the mansion of the merchant William Rowley). The buildings are among the finest in Shrewsbury. The ground floor of Rowley's House is now the temporary home of Shrewsbury's Visitor Information Centre.
Please Note: The Gallery is only open during August Summer Holidays Welcome Astley Cheetham Art Gallery in Stalybridge was built as a gift to the town by John Frederick Cheetham and his wife Beatrice Astley in 1901. The gallery originally opened as a lecture theatre and then the space was turned into a gallery to house the Astley Cheetham Art Collection, bequeathed in 1932.
McManus Galleries is a Gothic Revival -style building, located in the centre of Dundee , Scotland . The building houses a museum and art gallery with a collection of fine and decorative art as well as a natural history collection. The concept for the building was originally commissioned as a memorial to Prince Albert and intended to contain room for lectures, museum, picture gallery and a reference library for students by British Association for the Advancement of Science . [ 1 ] The funding for the building was agreed to be provided by the inhabitants of Dundee. Although the city could not afford such a lavish memorial outright, it did contribute £300. A guaranteed fund of £4,205 15/- from 168 contributors was collected which included a munificent gift from the Baxter family which totalled £420. [ 1 ]
Vivacity is an independent, not-for-profit organisation with charitable status. We manage many of Peterborough’s most popular culture and leisure facilities on behalf of Peterborough City Council. Peterborough and its surrounding area has a rich history and heritage which tells a fascinating story. Whether you call Peterborough home, live nearby, or are just visiting, you can explore it in lots of different ways.