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Idea of North at BALTIC for Great Exhibition of the North


Part of Great Exhibition of the North 2018.

From within a series of pavilions and architectural constructions spanning BALTIC’s vast Level 4, discover some of reasons the North has earned its global reputation for resilience and resurgence. Idea of North is an exhibition celebrating Northern imagination and identity through architecture, photography, music, design and culture. A major presentation titled Women by Women curated by photographer Sirkka-Liisa Konttinen, founder member of the Amber collective will occupy a gallery within Level 4.

One of Great Exhibition of the North's major hub venues, BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art is a great starting point to explore the Get North Art trail.

Image credit: Writing in the Sand, Whitley Bay, 1989 Sirkka-Liisa Konttinen



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