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

Long Gallery Exhibitions

mixed media artwork by eleanor barlett where one side is near black and the other ivory with a textured surface

Title: Eleanor Bartlett – Matter
Date: 5 January – 9 February
Preview: Friday 4 January, 6-8pm -all welcome
Artist Q&A: Friday 1 February, 6-8pm

Eleanor Barlett is coming to Black Swan Arts Long Gallery with a show called ‘Matter’.

Her work is created with unusual and challenging materials such as tar and metal paint.

Find out more about Eleanor Bartlett’s exhibition and Q&A session…

ceramic piece by Peter Hayes with a mother of pearl finish

Title: Peter Hayes, Ceramics
Date: 16 February – 23 March
Preview: Friday 15 February, 6-8pm -all welcome

Peter Hayes is an international artist working in ceramics, bronze and glass. He has been at the forefront of contemporary ceramics for decades. And has been an influence on many artists working in ceramics and other materials. He makes small to large scale garden sculpture.

Read more about Peter’s exhibition in the Long Gallery…

Young Open 2019 poster featuring work by a previous entrant with a tiger face

Title: Black Swan Arts Young Open
Date: 30 March – 27 April
Preview: Saturday 30 March, 12pm midday
Competition open for entries 13 December 2018 – 22 February 2019

Black Swan Arts Young Open competition is open to all young people aged between 8 and 19 years. We are proud to run this annual competition and to display an always vibrant, diverse and impressive range of artwork.

We accept entries both from individuals and school groups.

Find out more about the exhibition and how to enter.