Isn’t that Dame Flora Robson?
Indeed it is, and one of the region’s greatest ever actors is commemorated in ‘Capturing a Star: Dame Flora Robson and other works by Dame Ethel Walker’ at the South Shields M...
I detect a pattern here…
Charlotte Hodes’ ongoing exploration into the female figure and its relationship to decoration and pattern really comes to the fore in a stunning exhibition, which can current...
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.
In and out and in and out...
‘Catch Your Breath’ is a very special, and very free, exhibition coming to the Palace Green Library in Durham that takes an informative, and eye-opening, look at a process tha...
Brrr…illiant new exhibition
This Malcolm Teasdale painting has me turning up my collar even as I type. Lovely though, isn’t it? You can see it at The Biscuit Factory’s winter exhibition.
Women from the black stuff
The role women played in the coal mining communities of the region has been largely overlooked but a new temporary exhibition at the Mining Art Gallery is highlighting the imp...
Do you know your art from your elbow?
There are boobs, moobs and bums galore at the Laing Art Gallery’s latest exhibition ‘Exposed: The Naked Portrait’. Hooray!
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.
The Congregational Gallery, top of the High Street, Rothbury.
You fully know what to expect when you turn up a rural gallery, do you not? Maybe some nice watercolours of “views” and a few farmyard animals made out of skanky bits of bark,...