• Friends Talk – Wyvern Theatre: Modernist Gem or Brutal Eyesore?

  • Thu, 28-02-2019 at 19:00
  • Swindon Museum & Art Gallery
    Bath Road
    SN1 4BA Swindon
Friends Talk – Wyvern Theatre: Modernist Gem or Brutal Eyesore? - Swindon Museum & Art Gallery - Swindon

Conservation Architect Michael Gray presents a talk about the Wyvern Theatre, currently Swindon’s main performance venue. It was designed by the eminent architects Casson, Conder & Partners and opened to much acclaim in 1971.In the talk, Michael will explain the political, artistic and social context in which the complex was commissioned and how the project was never fully realised.Tickets are limited to so please book in advance to avoid disappointment.Doors open at 7pm. Tickets available online and via SM&AG on 01793 466556.Tickets: £6 Friends of SMAG, £8 non-Friends