BALTIC presents a major group exhibition of international artists co-curated by leading artist Edgar Arceneaux who has worked extensively with Dr Martin Luther King’s archive.
A Single Voice
For BALTIC’s Level 4 gallery Philipsz stages her presentation of new work, A Single Voice 2017. The exhibition also includes Ziggy Stardust 2001, a haunting a cappella rendition of David Bowie’s extraordinary 1972 studio album.
Until, Until, Until…
Until, Until, Until… is a look back at Broadway legend Ben Vereen’s controversial performance at Ronald Reagan’s inaugural celebration in 1981.
For the first time this national touring exhibition is presented at BALTIC and BALTIC 39.
A hellish sodium-lit environment provides the setting for Nick Crowe and Ian Rawlinson’s video installation, Song for Armageddon, shot on location at Tel Megiddo, in which a group of workers make preparations for the end of the world.
The four recipients of the inaugural BALTIC Artists’ Award 2017 are Jose Dávila, Eric N. Mack, Toni Schmale and Shen Xin. This major new international award is the first worldwide art award to be judged solely by artists.
Away with the Birds
Hanna Tuulikki's work, Away with the Birds explores the representation of birds in Scottish Gaelic song with a composition, visual score and suite of habitat drawings.
shot him in the face
American artist Adam Pendleton’s exhibition titled shot him in the face occupies the Ground Floor gallery at BALTIC with one large-scale gesture—a wall that diagonally cuts across the exhibition space.
Rodney Graham is a Canadian artist whose genre defying avant-garde experimentalism has confounded and thrilled audiences in museums and galleries all over the world. This major exhibition combines works in film and video with an extensive presentation of his photographic images.
Holly Hendry (b. London, 1990) presents an entirely new body of work for her first solo exhibition in a UK arts institution.