Description: We are a not for profit charity and are socially inclusive providing art based therapy for all
Services Offered: Classes in: pottery, pyrography, creative textiles, upcycling & upholstery, guitar and drum lessons, crochet & knitting, stained glass, copper foiling and glass fusing, charcoal drawing, photography, access to computers. Please phone to find out what else we do
Organisation/Service Address: Dragon Arts and Learning, The Factory, Church Street, Pontardawe. SA8 4JB
Is public access available at this address: yes
Facilities Available: Computers, rooms available to Hire .etc
- Contact Name: Jane Richards or Polly Stone
- Position In Organisation: Trustee and CEO
Contact Address: Dragon Arts and Learning, The Factory, Church St., Pontardawe SA8 4JB
- Contact Telephone Number: 01792 863641
- Contact Mobile Number: 07717827271
Contact E-mail Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
If Parking Is Available Please Describe Your Parking Facilities?: There is parking on the road outside and there is a car park at the rear of the building
Please Describe Any Disabled Access That Is Available: Access without assistance
- Status of organisation: Voluntary/Charity
Opening/Meeting Times: Monday 10.00-3.00 Wednesday 10.00-8.00 Thursday 10.00-5.00 we are hoping to be open 5 days a week in the near future.
- What languages do you use within your organisation?: English
- Registered Charity Number: 1162140
Membership Costs/Charges: £10.00 a year
At present the Glynn Vivian Art Gallery is closed for refurbishment but is still operating an “Offsite” programme of exhibitions, talks, workshops and other events in various locations in Swansea.
The Friends are actively supporting the Gallery during the closure period and are also busy running its own programme of events.
If you share in this ‘passion for art’, why not join the Friends and enjoy this exciting period when the totally refurbished Glynn Vivian Art Gallery reopens.
If you would like any further information on the Friends, please visit the website
www.friendsoftheglynnvivian.com or you can contact us on Twitter @FriendsGlynnViv
Description of Organisation: The Friends are a group of like-minded people who support the Glynn Vivian Art Gallery by raising funds to purchase artworks for the collection and also by supporting art education within the community.
- Contact Name: Mr Malcolm Hill
- Position In Organisation: Honorary Treasurer
Contact Address: 1 Kestrel Close,
- Contact Telephone: 01639 794480
Contact E-mail: email@example.com
Please Describe Any Disabled Access That Is Available: Accessible to wheelchair users with assistance
- Status of Organisation: Charity
Opening Times: At present the Glynn Vivian Art Gallery is closed for refurbishment but is still operating an “Offsite” programme of exhibitions, talks, workshops and other events in various locations in Swansea.
Affiliations/Qualifications :The Friends of the Glynn Vivian are members of the British Association of Friends of Museums (BAFM).
Cost of Membership/Charges: Annual Membership costs £15 per person or £20 for two people living at the same address
Publications Produced: The Friends produce a Newsletter three times a year consisting of news, art reviews and other information concerning both the Gallery and the Friends. To celebrate their 50th Anniversary in 2008 the Friends produced a publication "A Passion for Art", a history of the Friends written by Kirstine Brander Dunthorne, which is available by mail order from the contact details below or by visiting the Friends website.
As a Friend you are able to attend regular lectures and are invited to exhibition previews at the Gallery. You are also entitled to a 10% discount on purchases made at the Gallery shop. Also all Friends receive a Newsletter three times a year.
A team of professional artists specialising in Environmental Art workshops and events for schools and communities. The aim is to enhance natural creativity and well-being, as well as raise environmental awareness. Annual Community Sculpture Festival run each year during July with free workshops for participants of all ages and cultures. See our website for further information and details of previous festivals. Available to book throughout the year @ £200.00 per workshop day, (Funded concessions sometimes available).
Services Offered: Workshops in schools and locations (e.g. nature reserves/ beach/ other venues). The workshops link in with Foundation Phase for early years and outdoor creative learning for older children / young people
Address: "Bali Hai"
City and County of Swansea
- Contact Name: Sarah Holden (Managing Artist)
- Contact Telephone: 01792 367571
Contact E-mail: info@sculpturebythe sea.co.uk
Aims to encourage local artists and develop public interest in art in Swansea. Organizes lectures demonstrations, indoor and outdoor painting meetings. Holds public exhibitions of members work
Address: c/o2, Kittle Green
- Contact Name: Dr A.S. Marriott
- Contact Telephone: 01792 232224
Cost of Membership/Charges: £8 per year Full time Students £4 per year
Public Access At This Address:
- Website: http://www.missiongallery.co.uk/