Taliesin Arts Centre
The Taliesin Arts Centre
: Canolfan y Celfyddydau Taliesin
) is owned and managed by the Swansea University
and is located on the university campus. The venue hosts a broad programme of events including cinema screenings, an average of ten visiting exhibitions per year, and a variety of live performances, from dance and drama to jazz
and world music
. Taliesin Arts Centre also houses the Egypt Centre. The two-storey gallery contains an important collection of antiquities
from Ancient Egypt
The Taliesin provides a service to both students and the people of Swansea and acts as a regional centre. Performers in recent years have included Jamie Cullum, Clare Teal, Billy Cobham and Paco Peña.
In addition to hosting regular touring exhibitions, the Taliesin's Oriel Ceri Richards Gallery also stocks a range of greetings cards as well as jewellery, ceramics and other craft items, and includes a café bar
Coordinates: 51°36′37.00″N 3°58′45.00″W / 51.6102778°N 3.9791667°W
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