Long Gallery

The Long Gallery Exhibitions

The Future Can't Wait

Title: ‘The Future Can’t Wait’
Date: 18 March – 15 April
Preview: Friday 17 March 6pm

Black Swan Arts are pleased to collaborate with Bath Spa University for ‘The Future Can’t Wait’, an exciting showcase of exhibits from 30 MA postgraduate students across 4 disciplines – ceramics, fashion and textiles, fine art and visual communication.

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Frome Art Society

Title: ‘Frome Art Society’
Date: 22 April – 6 May
Preview: Evening Friday 21 April 6pm

Frome Art Society return to the Long Gallery for their Annual Spring Exhibition, featuring work in a range of media by society members.

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Steve Burden

Title: ‘Steve Burden’
Date: 13 May- 10 June
Preview: Evening Friday 12 May 6pm

Winner of the Black Swan Open 2016, Steve graduated from Goldsmiths College, London with First Class Honours and Bath Spa University with a Masters Degree in Fine Art (distinction). Prior to becoming a painter Steve had a successful career as a Creative Director working for various international branding agencies.

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Ricky Romain

Title: ‘Ricky Romain’
Date: 17 June- 15 July
Preview:  Friday 16 June, 6pm

We welcome Human Rights Artist Ricky Romain to the Long Gallery this Summer. Based in Dorset, Ricky is known for using the human form to create work to engage with themes around asylum, immigration, war crimes, torture and human rights injustices. Using his art to explore our collective compassion, his fictionalised scenes reveal to us our own condition as well as others.

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Title: ‘Sketch’
Date: 22 July- 3 Sept
Preview: Friday 21 July 6- 8pm

Black Swan are delighted be one of the touring venues for SKETCH OPEN 2017 and to welcome back what has been one of our most popular shows ever!

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