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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 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...

  3. 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.

  4. Add Doubled Youth to your Itinerary

    Doubled Youth

    Gateshead

    Dates

    From:
    14 Oct 2016to8 Jan 2017

    BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead present the work of Lithuanian artist Deimantas Narkevičius in a new exhibition, Doubled Youth opening 14 October 2016.

  5. 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.

  6. Add Christmas Jumper Lunch and Wreath Making to your Itinerary

    Christmas Jumper Lunch and Wreath Making

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    6 Nov 2016to6 Nov 2016

    To celebrate the festive period, we welcome you to your first Christmas Party! Fizz, 3 course lunch (prawn cocktail, traditional turkey, Christmas pudding) glass of wine & coffee for just £25pp. For an additional £25pp you can also make your own...

    Price

    Price £25.00 Per Ticket Type
  7. Add Grand Lantern Parade to your Itinerary

    Grand Lantern Parade

    Northumberland

    Dates

    From:
    18 Dec 2016to18 Dec 2016

    Led by ‘Spark’. A magical live music, light and movement spectacular. The procession will make its way through The Alnwick Garden and into Alnwick Town creating a spectacular visual feast for visitors.

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    Price

    Free
  8. Add Paint a Plate for Santa to your Itinerary

    Paint a Plate for Santa

    Sunderland

    Dates

    From:
    23 Dec 2016to23 Dec 2016

    Design and make a treat plate to leave out on Christmas Eve for Santa and his reindeer

    Price

    Price £4.00 Per Ticket Type
  9. Add Christmas in Narnia to your Itinerary

    Christmas in Narnia

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    10 Dec 2016to11 Dec 2016

    Look forward to a weekend of craft stalls, food and entertainment alongside famous fantastical characters from the worlds of CS Lewis, brought to life this Christmas with a special festive celebration at the Castle Keep and Black Gate.

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    Price

    Free
  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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