Tours of Bangor University’s art and ceramic collections

Detail from the ceramics collection.Detail from the ceramics collection.Guided tours of Bangor University’s Art and Ceramic Collections will be held on Saturday 23rd June. The aim is to raise awareness of these important collections, with highlights including a mural by Edward Povey in Powis Hall, art and ceramics in the University’s Council Chamber Corridor and a chance to see and learn about works of arts by other renowned artists such as Kyffin Williams, Brenda Chamberlain, Peter Prendergast and Frederick William Hayes.

The guided tours are part of a joint venture between Gwynedd Council and Bangor University to increase access to Bangor University’s museum collections. This will offer local residents and visitors a chance to enjoy and learn about the vast variety of objects on display.

The guided tours will start from the foyer of the Main Arts Building, College Road, Bangor. The English tour will be held 11.00am-12.00pm and Welsh tour 12:30pm-1:30pm.

If you are interested in attending then booking is necessary as there is a maximum of 15 spaces per tour. To book your place, please contact Storiel by phoning 01248 353368 or email storiel@gwynedd.llyw.cymru

Publication date: 12 June 2018