Did you know that the Swindon Collection of 20th Century British art has a reputation as one of the finest outside London?
Denys Hodson, Director of Arts and Recreation in Swindon (1970-1992) played a key role in it's development.
You can now join him for an introduction to this hidden gem.
Introduction to the Swindon Collection with Denys Hodson
Friday 12 October 12.30pm - 1.15pm in the Gallery on Bath Road, Old Town, Swindon, SN1 4BA
Note: One of his previous talks is the most viewed item on this blog.
In the evening, the AGM of the Friends of the Museum and Art Gallery (FSMAG),will be held at 7.30pm in the Art Gallery, with a guest speaker, Sandra Brauer from English Heritage, she is their 'Britain From Above' activity officer and will be talking about aerial photographs. www.englishheritage.co.uk
Then before you can catch your breath, Artiste are running a Drawing
Event on Saturday 13th of October from 11am-4pm with lots of
refreshments, as part of The Big Draw, to find out more visit:
Advance notice: on Friday 19th of October at 7.30pm to mark the end of her residence at Artsite, Monika Tobel is selling off her work. Go along to Artsite a grab a piece of Monika's work.