The wonder that is Cragside is perhaps at its most wonderful in late spring/early summer when the estate is transformed by bold pink and purple rhododendrons.
Steppin’ out in style
Style kittens are flocking to ‘Putting on the Ritz!’ at Bailiffgate Museum, which takes visitors through 100 years of fashion.
The magic of sculpture
The Cheeseburn Sculpture Gardens near Stamfordham are holding several glorious open weekends once again this summer. Hooray!
The Bowes Museum is going to be bricking it over the summer months.
Flat of the land
Acclaimed north-east stuckist artist Peter McArdle’s latest show is ‘Stories from the Big Flat Now’.
Art and soul
‘Hand in Hand: The artistic and spiritual life of Dame Werburg Welch’ is a fascinating exhibition coming to Ushaw in Durham which details the life and work of a Benedictine nu...
Britain-hating anarchist returns
Britain-hating anarchist? That’s Tory MP Johnny Mercer’s view of Darren Cullen, anyway. Make your own mind up by checking out a retrospective show of his work which is coming ...
The Biscuit Factory have launched their fabulous spring show which, as ever, is resplendent with interesting work galore.
Redcar’s Kirkleatham Museum are showcasing a powerful celebration of our region’s steel and industrial heritage.
Coming soon: the end of the world
A new exhibition coming to the Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art is going really big on the post-apocalyptic stuff.
World War I. What happened next?
Two new exhibitions on Tyneside are marking 100 years since the Armistice by chronicling the aftermath of the First World War on both sides of the River Tyne.
Glass! Make some!
Not only is the National Glass Centre showing the best glassware in the UK, they’re also showing you HOW TO MAKE YOUR OWN! Imagine!
The Wallington Gallery , Corbridge Antiques, Northumberland.
Local views (and more) up for grabs The Wallington Gallery in Corbridge sells original art from British and European artists including some fabulous local scenes.