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image for Exhibition item typeWakelin Award 2018: Richard Billingham at Glynn Vivian Art Gallery

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Exhibition, Sat 29 Sep - Sun 18 Nov 2018, free entry

Exhibition

Exhibition

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The Wakelin Award is given annually to a Welsh artist whose work is purchased for our permanent collection. This year's selector is sculptor Laura Ford, who has chosen the work of Richard Billingham.

Richard Billingham lives in Swansea. He was the first recipient of the Deutsche Börse Photography Prize in 1997 and was nominated for the Turner Prize, 2001. His work is held in many international public collections such as the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, The Metropolitan Museum, New York, Tate and the V&A, London. He holds professorships at the University of Gloucestershire and Middlesex University.

Coach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopPublic toiletsPushchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencing

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 29 Sep - Sun 18 Nov 2018
Opening hours: Tuesday - Sunday 10:00 - 17:00.

Prices

Free entry

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Sat 29 Sep - Sun 18 Nov Wakelin Award 2018: Richard Billingham

Address

Alexandra Road,
Swansea,
Swansea,
SA1 5DZ

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Map reference: SS 654934  Lat: 51.62369 Long: -3.94444

The M4 brings you directly to Swansea Bay from the East via Junction 42 and the West via Junction 45. The Gallery is located on Alexandra Road, Swansea SA1 5DZ. The nearest Car Parks can be found in High Street (across the road from the Railway Station) Sat Nav SA1 5BA and less than 5 minute walk and Orchard Street Car park (NCP) Sat Nav SA1 5AS and less than 3 minute walk.

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Swansea station

Facilities

  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Pushchairs availablePushchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing