Celebrate the festive season this year in BALTIC’s Winter Woodland. Get creative making two Christmas tree decorations, yours to take home and treasure. Play with the wood elves and join in with our 12 Days of Christmas sing-along before settling down for a hot chocolate with marshmallows while the elves go about their special Christmas gift-giving.
A Valentine's night with a difference. Grab your pals, lovers and your mothers and join us for an alternative night of your dreams on 14 February featuring lip syncing, bad poetry, clay craft and much more.
Book your space on an intimate Zine Making Workshop taking place Saturday 9 February 2019. Join Gary Malkin, BALTIC Producer (Documentation, Library & Archive), to make a zine or artist’s book, using the BALTIC Library collection as a source of inspiration.
What will Britain look like, feel like, be like to live in, in the wake of the Brexit vote? 50 projects funded by Sky Arts on this topic will be showcased on TV in Spring 2019. They will also be showcased at a free weekend festival in February at Barbican, London and BALTIC and Sage Gateshead. BALTIC’s specific artist commissions will include performance and film work.
A late night opening of BALTIC where groups of young people takeover areas of the building.
Celebrate World Book Day by making a book with artist Theresa Easton in this informal workshop. This practical and creative session will explore book-making techniques including Chapbooks, pamphlet stitch, concertina and Turkish Fold.
Celebrate World Poetry Day in this Poetry Zine Making Workshop with artist and poet Stevie Ronnie. Explore texts from BALTIC Library in this intimate engaging session where you’ll be guided through the process of making a Poetry Zine.
Applications are now open for BALTIC Self-Publishing Artists’ Market 2019, with over 50 artists, bookmakers, small press publishers, printmakers, artist’s groups and zine makers selling their work. Application Deadline: Sun 3 Mar 2019