Weekend Launch
The Twenty Twenty Collection

Alex Billingham, Good Riddance, Digital collage, 2021


11am:   Exhibition Tour   led by Julie Brown, Alex Billingham and Corinne


2.30pm:  Art in an Emergency panel discussion

With artists Crow Dillon-Parkin, Rachel Magdeburg, Sally Claire Payen, Sherrie Edgar, Vincent Louis Stokes and Yasmin Agilah-Hood, chaired by writer Hope Talbot, one of the selectors for the Twenty Twenty Collection, as part of the first cohort of Gallery Critical Friends


3.30pm:  Film screening and Q&A  

Marking the first anniversary of Donald Trump’s election defeat we present a showing of Glistening Scum by Alex Billingham, followed by an artist in-conversation


Free, contact Gallery to book on 01922 654400




The Twenty Twenty Collection

14 January – 28 August 2022

The New Art Gallery Walsall is proud to present The Twenty Twenty Collection exhibition.

Following an open call-out, which received submissions from 220 artists across the region, in Spring 2021 the Gallery acquired 32 new works by 30 West Midlands’ based artists, with their individual responses to the significant events that shaped 2020.