Who’d make art in a house like this?
A house in the Arthur’s Hill area of Newcastle is playing host to Bobby Baker’s Great & Tiny War, which is commemorating World War 1. File this one under “Gonna be amazing”.
What on earth is going on here?
What’s going on here is much treasured Newcastle-based dance theatre company, balletLORENT, celebrating their 25th anniversary with an exhibition at Northern Stage.
Dream states & the human psyche
You’ll find Newcastle artist Mani Kambo’s latest exhibition really out-there. (But more specifically, you’ll find it at Vane art gallery.)
Film. Art. Berwick.
Looks like the 14th Berwick Film & Media Arts Festival is in the offing. The Berwick Film & Media Arts festival is renowned for pulling leftfield rabbits out of leftfield hats...
Great photography of the north
One of the real “must sees” of The Great Exhibition of the North is the major documentary photography exhibition at Side Gallery.
Coming here soon: arty stuff!
The Festival of Thrift have commissioned two special projects which will take place before the festival itself. The first of these is Viewpoints, four installations scattered ...
Turner Prize artist hits Berwick
Turner Prize artist? Turning Prize winning artist, more like. I’m talking Douglas Gordon who is showing work at the wonderful Gymnasium Gallery in Berwick.
Turner Prize winning artist Susan Philipsz!
Susan Philipsz is set to ‘take on’ the neo-classical mansion of Belsay Hall. What exactly does she mean?
When art and dance collide
Great Northumberland are presenting a major solo exhibition of sculptures by award-winning artist Joseph Hillier at Cheeseburn Sculpture in Stamfordham that has been developed...
Food for thought
FEED brings together a body of work created by Zara Worth since 2016, which is concerned with our relationships with hand-held technology and social media. It’s at Vane from 9...
Their annual exhibition! It’s back!
As the above headline gently hints at, the Tynemouth Photographic Society’s annual archival exhibition is returning in August for two days only. Hurry, hurry, hurry!
Women! Power! Cragside!
Cragside – the extraordinary Victorian house, gardens and woodland – was one of the wonders of its age and it’s currently hosting Switched on! an exhibition shining a light on...
This man and Thomas Bewick
This man is Mark Fairnington who is showcasing a collection of paintings that reflect Cherryburn – the birthplace of noted printer Thomas Bewick – as well as the surrounding l...