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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 Bones: Skeleton Secrets of the Animal World to your Itinerary

    Bones: Skeleton Secrets of the Animal World

    Tyne and Wear

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    4 Feb 2017to14 May 2017

    Why can’t I fly like a bird, or leap as far as a frog? How does a snake move when it hasn’t got any feet? The animal world is full of questions and bones can help us find the answers.

    Great North Museum: Hancock are putting their enormous...

  2. Hadrian's Cavalry Exhibition across Hadrian's Wall

    Dates

    From:
    8 Apr 2017to10 Sept 2017

    Hadrian’s Wall World Heritage Site will host a major new exhibition in 2017 celebrating the cavalry regiments that once guarded this famous North West frontier of the mighty Roman Empire.

    Taking place from Saturday 8 April to Sunday 10...

  3. Add Christmas Market to your Itinerary

    Christmas Market

    Alnwick

    Dates

    From:
    2 Dec 2017to3 Dec 2017

    All stall holders have been hand-picked by The Alnwick Garden and are sure to delight.

    Enjoy seasonal singing and live music played by talented performers from the region in the warmth of the beautiful marquee.

     

     

  4. Add Companion Pieces The Shipley Art Gallery to your Itinerary

    Companion Pieces The Shipley Art Gallery

    Northeast

    Dates

    From:
    18 Feb 2017to31 Dec 2017

    To celebrate 100 years since the Shipley Art Gallery doors opened to the public to present the Shipley’s bequest collection, and 40 years since the first items were purchased to build the now nationally important contemporary craft collection, the...

  5. Add Fairy Tale Trail at The Alnwick Garden to your Itinerary

    Fairy Tale Trail at The Alnwick Garden

    Alnwick

    Dates

    From:
    2 May 2017to25 Aug 2017

    Sometimes, when the wind tickles the blossom, people with hope in their hearts have sensed that childhood friends are near. Sometimes, when the gale forces the flowers to duck low, nervous souls have worried about dragons. They are very foolish of...

  6. Add Q Festival to your Itinerary

    Q Festival

    Gateshead

    Dates

    From:
    14 July 2017to6 Aug 2017

    Quench your thirst for Summer with fun Summer days and long, hot Summer nights. Join us for the very first Q Festival from Friday 14 July - Sunday 6 August 2017.

    A beautiful 1920s feel Spielgeltent on Baltic Square will play host to a vibrant...

  7. Add Journey 2: The Mysterious Island – Chase over Atlantis to your Itinerary

    Journey 2: The Mysterious Island – Chase over Atlantis

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    3 Apr 2017to30 Sept 2017

    The star of “Journey to the Center of the Earth” is back in another Jules Verne – inspired voyage!

  8. Add Curator-led tour of Quentin Blake: Inside Stories to your Itinerary

    Curator-led tour of Quentin Blake: Inside Stories

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    3 May 2017to3 May 2017
    From:
    28 June 2017to28 June 2017

    Join curator Amy Barker for an enlightening tour of the Quentin Blake: Inside Stories exhibition. Learn about Blake's drawing techniques and thought processes and get reacquainted with some of his most-loved characters.

  9. Add Nettle Crafts at The Alnwick Garden to your Itinerary

    Nettle Crafts at The Alnwick Garden

    Alnwick

    Dates

    From:
    6 May 2017to7 May 2017

    Not spikey and not stinging, making your own nettle is fun. Join in with our Budding Artist Team.

     

     

  10. Add Nettle Crafts at The Alnwick Garden to your Itinerary

    Nettle Crafts at The Alnwick Garden

    Alnwick

    Dates

    From:
    13 May 2017to14 May 2017

    Not spikey and not stinging, making your own nettle is fun. Join in with our Budding Artist Team.

     

     

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