Long Gallery

  The Long Gallery features prominent artists and group shows such as the Black Swan Arts Annual Open

The Long Gallery Exhibitions

Ricky Romain

Title: ‘Ricky Romain- In the Absence of Truth’
Date: 17 June- 15 July
Artist Talk: Thursday 29th June 7pm (admission free)

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.

Read More…


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!

Read More…

Gladys Paulus

Title: ‘Gladys Paulus’
Date: 16 Sept – 14 Oct

Following the death of her father in 2015, Frome-based textile artist Gladys Paulus presents HINTERLAND; an installation of ancestral healing costumes dealing with identity, belonging, gender relations and grief.

Read More…