Fantasy is a hugely popular genre in literature, film, TV and also visual art. It can provide a means of escaping everyday life, transporting us to other worlds inhabited by fantastical creatures, where magic exists, and anything is possible.
Fantasy Pop presents a selection of vibrant artworks from Wolverhampton Art Gallery’s renowned Pop Art collection, exploring elements of fantasy portrayed throughout the paintings, works on paper and sculpture exhibited.
Sharing Our Histories presents a selection of objects and artworks from Wolverhampton Art Gallery’s collection to begin exploring how the legacy of Empire has shaped the world around us and our histories.
The exhibition Fantasy Pop is accompanied by two experimental films, never before exhibited at the gallery and considered ground-breaking at the time they were created.
Our Creative Lockdown brings together several smaller exhibitions showcasing different individuals’ artistic responses to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The experiences of successive lockdowns for almost two years, far from suppressing the activities of the Society have in fact stimulated into action.
Join the president of Wolverhampton Society of Artists as he gives an overview of the exhibition and it’s contents.
A panel discussion between photographer Inès Elsa Dalal and participants of Here To Stay project.