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About Glynn Vivian Art Gallery

Find out about the history of the Gallery, our community programmes and our current redevelopment project.

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About Glynn Vivian Art Gallery

Engaging creatively in the city's regeneration.

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Glynn Vivian Redevelopment Project

Swansea's iconic Glynn Vivian Art Gallery re-opened on Saturday 15 October 2016, following the completion of a multi-million pound redevelopment and restoration project.


Glynn Vivian: Connecting our Communities

Through our Learning programmes, we aim to increase participation and engagement with people from a range of diverse backgrounds and cultures.

Richard Glynn Vivian

Richard Glynn Vivian

The Gallery is named after its founder and principal benefactor, Richard Glynn Vivian, born September 1835, the fourth son of John Henry Vivian and his wife, Sarah Jones.

New Gallery

Support the Glynn Vivian 2016 Fund

From 1 March 2016, the Association of Friends of the Glynn Vivian Art Gallery are launching a special Glynn Vivian 2016 Fund to help raise a target of £50,000 to support the Gallery's programmes upon reopening in autumn 2016.

Glynn Vivian Funding Partners

Glynn Vivian funding partners

Glynn Vivian Art Gallery is part of the City and County of Swansea and is supported by the Arts Council of Wales.

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