new exhibitions

Gallery Square, Walsall WS2 8LG
01922 654 400

Tue–Sat 10–5, Sun 12-4. Closed Mon.

2 min walk from Walsall Station

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Jan 19 - May 12, 2019
Sarah Taylor Silverwood uses drawing and language as material to produce publications, animation and installation works. Daphne considers the relationship between women and language, taking the ancient Greek myth of Daphne and Apollo as a focus. This early story, which traces Apollo's pursuit of Daphne and her transformation into laurel tree, has been retold over centuries in many different art forms.

Feb 2 - Apr 28, 2019
Linked to the 2018 British Museum exhibition Rodin and the art of ancient Greece, this Spotlight tour from the British Museum brings key national works to three regional galleries across the UK, including The Thinker, from the Burrell Collection, Glasgow. This exhibition introduces Rodin's relationship with classical sculpture, demonstrating the inspiration he found visiting the British Museum and viewing the Parthenon friezes, and his adoption of the fragment as a central component of his oeuvre.

Click to enlargeDANIEL SILVER
Feb 8 - Jun 2, 2019
This major solo exhibition by acclaimed contemporary sculptor Daniel Silver celebrates the Gallery's longstanding commitment to sculpture, and making links between historic and contemporary art, in hte 60th anniversary year of Jacob Epstein's death. This presentation coincides with the Rodin Spotlight Tour from the British Museum in our Collections Galleries and will be Silver's largest exhibition in a UK public gallery to date.

Feb 8 - Dec 1, 2019
To coincide with the 60th anniversary year of Jacob Epstein's death, in 2019 we are celebrating sculpture in all forms throughout our Collections programme. The Sculpture in Focus trail will position a key piece of contemporary sculpture from our Permanent Collection within each of our ten themed rooms, featuring diverse artists including Henri Gaudier-Brzeska, Henry Moore, Bob and Roberta Smith and Marcus Taylor, continuing our tradition of making links between historic and contemporary art.


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