Swansea's Glynn Vivian Art Gallery to open after renovation

Swansea's Glynn Vivian Art Gallery to open after renovation
 

A Swansea art gallery is preparing to reopen following a multi-million pound refurbishment.
Work by Turner, Picasso and Leonardo da Vinci will be on show at the Glynn Vivian Gallery from Saturday.
The gallery closed in 2011 for a £6m renovation, but construction delays mean it is opening two years later than planned.
A parade through Swansea city centre will mark the reopening of the gallery, which was originally built in 1911.
It will include a new space for exhibitions, a new cafe and a shop, with about 90,000 visitors expected every year.
An extension now links the 1970s and 1911... read more

 
14 October 2016 in Art & Culture, Views: 34
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