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Exhibitions in NewcastleGateshead

NewcastleGateshead offers visitors and locals an excellent variety of world-class cultural venues that hold exhibitions of all sizes. From leading artists like Yoko Ono to smaller North East artists - art galleries in Newcastle and Gateshead cater for every art enthusiast.

Gateshead's BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art is the only non-TATE venue outside of London to host the coveted Turner Prize and is recognised by many as one of the country's best examples of a modern art venue. As well as housing some of the best local exhibitions it provides an ever-changing calendar from critically-acclaimed artists from around the globe.

The Laing Art Gallery Newcastle has an impressive collection of art and sculpture with its Newcastle exhibition programme renowned for bringing the biggest names in historic, modern and contemporary art to the North East. There permanent displays of John Martin's breathtaking The Destruction of Sodom and Gomorrah and William Holman Hunt's poignant painting of Isabella and the Pot of Basil are always worth a visit.

Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art in Sunderland brings new exhibitions from emerging artists in the region and should be an essential stop for any art-lover's itinerary.

The Biscuit Factory, the UK's biggest commercial gallery, is the perfect place to start or expand your personal collection. Formerly a Victorian warehouse, the beautiful and dynamic gallery space is set over two floors and displays a range of fine art, sculpture, prints and crafts.

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  1. Add Animal Inside Out to your Itinerary

    Animal Inside Out

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    28 May 2016to3 Jan 2017

    Explore the intricate biology, zoology and physiology of the world’s most spectacular creatures, large and small in this fascinating new exhibition by BODY WORLDS creator, anatomist Dr. Gunther von Hagens.

  2. Add Fun Palaces to your Itinerary

    Fun Palaces

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    1 Oct 2016to1 Oct 2016

    Live Theatre is holding its first Fun Palaces with workshops and performances, including puppetry and illustration, for families and young people. There'll also be pop up events all day in the garden with storytelling, acoustic buskers and much...

  3. Add Alice in Wonderland  to your Itinerary

    Alice in Wonderland

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    14 May 2016to2 Oct 2016

    A British Library exhibition with additional loans from the Victoria & Albert Museum especially for the Laing, Alice in Wonderland delves into the world of Lewis Carroll’s classic tale, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland.

    Price

    Free
  4. Add Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs – the 4D Experience to your Itinerary

    Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs – the 4D Experience

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    12 Nov 2016to26 Feb 2017

    Join your favourite characters from Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs in this new adventure on Life’s 4D Motion Ride and experience every twist, turn, high and low as your seat moves in time to the 3D action on screen.
    You can expect to be blasted with...

    Price

    Free
  5. Add The Playground Project to your Itinerary

    The Playground Project

    Gateshead

    Dates

    From:
    15 July 2016to30 Oct 2016

    Until the 1980s – and in rare cases until today – playgrounds were places for social experiments, risky projects, and spectacular sculptures.

  6. Add Christmas Market at Monument to your Itinerary

    Christmas Market at Monument

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    14 Dec 2016to18 Dec 2016

    This market welcomes stall holders from closer to home. There are beers from local microbreweries, home-made jams, delicious cakes and handmade chocolates. And once you’ve bought something scrumptious to eat, you can find special gifts such as...

    Price

    Free
  7. Add Caroline Achaintre to your Itinerary

    Caroline Achaintre

    Gateshead

    Dates

    From:
    15 July 2016to30 Oct 2016

    Caroline Achaintre (born Toulouse, 1969) works across a diverse range of media that includes textiles, ceramics, prints and watercolours, using techniques typically associated with the applied arts.

  8. Add International Christmas Market to your Itinerary

    International Christmas Market

    Dates

    From:
    19 Nov 2016to11 Dec 2016

    At the International Christmas Market you can get back to the cosy feeling of handmade foods and buying special one-off gifts for your family and friends. This market brings us gourmet ingredients and a very real taste of Europe. You can get a...

  9. Add Jumana Emil Abboud to your Itinerary

    Jumana Emil Abboud

    Gateshead

    Dates

    From:
    25 June 2016to25 Sept 2016

    Athens-based Christiana Soulou makes complex drawings that investigate the nature of being human and its many conditions. The expressive lines and expansive re-imagining of forms in her work often derive from literature.

  10. Add Super summer with the Metrognomes to your Itinerary

    Super summer with the Metrognomes

    Gateshead

    Dates

    From:
    1 Aug 2016to29 Sept 2016

    intu Metrocentre’s favourite characters, the Metrognomes, are back for the summer and this year they want to make your school holidays super.

    Price

    Free

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