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Great North Museum

Great North Museum

Newcastle upon Tyne

Laing Art Gallery

Laing Art Gallery

Newcastle upon Tyne

Antony Gormley, Domain Fields at BALTIC

Antony Gormley, Domain Fields at BALTIC

The Biscuit Factory

The Biscuit Factory

Newcastle upon Tyne

Exhibitions

While world-class cultural attractions like BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art hold exhibitions from leading contemporary artists such as Damien Hirst and Yoko Ono, we’ve a wealth of smaller commercial and public galleries welcoming well-known and emerging contemporary artists to the area and displaying sought-after classical pieces from the greats.

The Laing is always worth a visit for its permanent collection which includes John Martin's breathtaking ‘The Destruction of Sodom and Gomorrah’ and William Holman Hunt's poignant painting of ‘Isabella and the Pot of Basil’, whilst the Biscuit Factory, the UK’s biggest commercial gallery, is the perfect place to start or expand your collection. Sunderland’s Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art brings new exhibitions from established and emerging artists to the region and is recognised as an essential stop on the itinerary of any art-lover. 

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  1. Add BODY WORLDS Vital - The Exhibition of Real Human Bodies to your Itinerary

    BODY WORLDS Vital - The Exhibition of Real Human Bodies

    Type

    Exhibition

    Newcastle Upon Tyne

    For the first time in the UK: BODY WORLDS Vital - at the Life Science Centre, Newcastle-upon-Tyne.

    Venue

    Life Science Centre, Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    17 May 2014 To 2 Nov 2014
  2. Add Twists and Tails - the Story of Angelina Ballerina to your Itinerary

    Twists and Tails - the Story of Angelina Ballerina

    Type

    Exhibition

    Newcastle Upon Tyne

    Perfect your pirouette and prance down to Seven Stories to discover the magical world of Angelina Ballerina.

    Dates

    From:
    28 Jul 2014 To 1 Apr 2015
  3. Add Permanent Displays at Discovery Museum to your Itinerary

    Permanent Displays at Discovery Museum

    Type

    Exhibition

    Newcastle Upon Tyne

    Discover all about life in Newcastle and Tyneside, from the area's renowned maritime history and world-changing science and technology right through to fashion through the eras and military history. The museum is bursting with interactive displays, which makes it the perfect place to learn and have...

    Venue

    Discovery Museum, Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2014 To 31 Dec 2014
  4. Add Children’s Roman Soldier Week to your Itinerary

    Children’s Roman Soldier Week

    Type

    Participatory Event

    Hexham

    Are you willing to join the Imperial Army? Join us at Chester's Roman Fort where youngsters can train to be Roman soldiers with hands on activities.

    Dates

    From:
    25 Oct 2014 To 2 Nov 2014
  5. Add Moving Stories to your Itinerary

    Moving Stories

    Type

    Exhibition

    Newcastle

    Developed in partnership with National Media Museum in Bradford, this exciting new exhibition will showcase innovative and influential film and television adaptations inspired by children's books

    Dates

    From:
    5 Apr 2014 To 27 Apr 2015
  6. Add Heritage Open Day
 to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Day


    Type

    Exhibition

    Sunderland

    Discover our City's glass making heritage. Hartley Woods Glass Blowing demonstrations, behind the scenes tours, exhibition tours and talks by Dianne Stewardson Sea Glass Jewellery and George Nairn, with his vintage postcards of the region collection.

    Venue

    National Glass Centre, Sunderland

    Dates

    From:
    13 Sep 2014 To 13 Sep 2014
  7. Add Craft Now to your Itinerary

    Craft Now

    Type

    Exhibition

    Gateshead

    Some of the UK’s newest and most exciting contemporary textiles, glass and ceramics are brought together in Craft Now, a new exhibition opening on 31 May at the Shipley Art Gallery in Gateshead.

    Venue

    Shipley Art Gallery, Gateshead

    Dates

    From:
    31 May 2014 To 20 Dec 2014
  8. Add Permanent Displays at Segedunum Roman Fort to your Itinerary

    Permanent Displays at Segedunum Roman Fort

    Type

    Exhibition

    Wallsend

    See the list of permanent displays at Segedunum Roman Fort, Baths and Museum.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2014 To 31 Dec 2014
  9. Add Thomas Bewick and His Apprentices to your Itinerary

    Thomas Bewick and His Apprentices

    Type

    Exhibition

    Newcastle Upon Tyne

    Thomas Bewick is famous for the small-scale wood engravings he and members of his workshop produced, often published as illustrations in books. Less well known are the drawings and paintings also made by these artists.

    Venue

    Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    30 Nov 2013 To 19 Oct 2014
  10. Add Jonathan Yeo Portraits at the Laing Art Gallery  to your Itinerary

    Jonathan Yeo Portraits at the Laing Art Gallery

    Type

    Exhibition

    Newcastle Upon Tyne

    Jonathan Yeo is one of the world’s leading portrait artists, known internationally for his portraits of some of the most famous people in the world, including, Sienna Miller, Kevin Spacey, Stephen Fry, and Helena Bonham Carter.

    Venue

    Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    8 Nov 2014 To 15 Feb 2015