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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 Great Exhibition of the North 2018 to your Itinerary

    Great Exhibition of the North 2018

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    22 June 2018to9 Sept 2018

    The country’s biggest event in 2018, it will pack a programme of amazing exhibits, live performances, displays of innovation, new artworks and unforgettable experiences into 80 days.

    Indicative Availability

    Book Great Exhibition of the North 2018 Online (opens in a new window)

    Price

    Free
  2. Add About the North: Imagined Dialogues at Side Gallery to your Itinerary

    About the North: Imagined Dialogues at Side Gallery

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    22 June 2018to9 Sept 2018

    Some of this country’s most compelling documentary has been about the North of England. See the North through the lens of celebrated documentary photographers who strive to capture its lives, landscapes and ideas in this fascinating new exhibition...

  3. Add Ryan Gander at BALTIC for Great Exhibition of the North to your Itinerary

    Ryan Gander at BALTIC for Great Exhibition of the North

    Gateshead

    Dates

    From:
    22 June 2018to28 Aug 2018

    Part of Great Exhibition of the North 2018.

    Gander’s new commission for the Great Exhibition of the North consists of pared down sculptures depicting various objects, originally designed to emit or to shine light, each with a historical link to...

  4. Add Solids, Liquids and Gases at Discovery Museum to your Itinerary

    Solids, Liquids and Gases at Discovery Museum

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    21 Aug 2018to21 Aug 2018
    From:
    23 Aug 2018to23 Aug 2018

    Investigate Oobleck, study steam and ponder pressure in a range of demonstration, activities and crafts all about solids, liquids and gases. Create your own straw rockets and have a go at pneumatics. Take away our slimy instructions to continue the...

  5. Fused Glass Workshop with Kimoci Glass

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    1 Sept 2018to1 Sept 2018
    From:
    24 Nov 2018to24 Nov 2018

    In this class you will create your own design using pieces of glass, with guidance from an experienced glass artist. Your design will then be taken away to be fired, creating a beautiful glass piece for you to keep for yourself or give as a unique...

  6. Add Permanent Displays at Arbeia Roman Fort to your Itinerary

    Permanent Displays at Arbeia Roman Fort

    Tyne and Wear

    Dates

    From:
    29 Mar 2018to30 Sept 2018

    See the list of all permanenet displays at Arbeia Roman Fort.

    Price

    Free
  7. Add Printing Workshops @ No. 42 to your Itinerary

    Printing Workshops @ No. 42

    Bishop Auckland

    Dates

    From:
    16 Aug 2018to16 Aug 2018
    From:
    27 Sept 2018to27 Sept 2018
    From:
    25 Oct 2018to25 Oct 2018
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    15 Nov 2018to15 Nov 2018
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    6 Dec 2018to6 Dec 2018

    Be inspired by the talents of mining artist, Tom McGuinness, as you experiment with your own original prints created on Tom’s original printing press. Suitable for experts and complete novices alike.

    Indicative Availability

    Book Printing Workshops @ No. 42 Online (opens in a new window)

    Price

    Price £5.00 Per person per day
  8. Add Nest Makers Tour at Seven Stories to your Itinerary

    Nest Makers Tour at Seven Stories

    Ouseburn

    Dates

    From:
    2 Aug 2018to2 Sept 2018

    Seven Stories' Story Catchers are on a very special quest to stop an egg from hatching in the gallery - can you help them? Gather feathers from around the exhibition to build a nice and warm nest for the egg to rest in, settle down for a comfy story...

    Indicative Availability

    Book Nest Makers Tour at Seven Stories Online (opens in a new window)

  9. Add The Northern Design Quest to your Itinerary

    The Northern Design Quest

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    22 June 2018to9 Sept 2018

    Discover the design stories behind iconic Northern products – then come up with your own idea to launch. Join in on a creative journey that allows anyone to be a designer and create your own product as you follow the Great Exhibition of the North...

  10. Add Magpies Tour at Seven Stories to your Itinerary

    Magpies Tour at Seven Stories

    Ouseburn

    Dates

    From:
    2 Aug 2018to2 Sept 2018

    This summer, delve a little deeper into David Almond's dreamlike world at Seven Stories. Join their Story Catchers as they take you on a magical journey through new exhibition 'Where Your Wings Were...Journeys with David Almond'.

    Flock together...

    Indicative Availability

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