Welcome to Baltic
We're here on Gateshead quayside with a warm welcome and four floors of art to explore. From sculptural myth-worlds to burning oil fields, discover something different at Baltic.
Hew Locke The Procession
18 February – 11 June 2023
A procession is part and parcel of the cycle of life; people gather and move together to celebrate, worship, protest, mourn, escape or even to better themselves. Commissioned by Tate and originally presented in Tate Britain.
20 Oct 2022 – 30 Apr 2023
Hinterlands is a group exhibition that invites us to consider our relationship with the land and its ecosystems.
Jala Wahid Conflagration
22 Oct 2022 – 30 Apr 2023
Bringing together sculpture, video, sound and text, Jala Wahid’s work highlights the ways in which global and interregional politics have shaped Kurdish identity.
Baltic Preview | Chris Killip, retrospective
Friday 31 March 6pm, Free booking essential
Join us to celebrate the exhibition preview of Chris Killip, retrospective at Baltic.
Chris Killip, retrospective
1 April - 3 September 2023
Baltic presents a full career retrospective by one of the UK’s most important and influential post-war documentary photographers, Chris Killip (1946–2020).
Saturday 29 April 11am, Donation & free tickets available*
Join us for this full-day event led by Hinterlands artists exploring our relationship with the land and its ecosystems.
Explore all things Baltic
Enjoy a warm welcome, a hot drink and kind conversation.
Our amazing Baltic Crew are positioned right across the building and are there to make sure you get the most out of your visit.
The perfect place to find out more about art, our projects, artists and communities.
Plan Your Visit
Baltic and Baltic Shop are open Wednesday - Sunday, 10am-6pm. Drop in for free, no booking required.
Potted Plants Paper Garland
Eye catching and unusual, these hand screen printed, recycled pot plants will fill your home with foliage fun - £12.95
Chris Killip - Seacoal
In 1983, Chris Killip was able to camp on the beach at Lynemouth and document the lives of the seacoal mining community - Special Exhibition Price £32.00
This charming hare necklace is made from walnut and hand painted to give your accessories some woodland appeal - £33.00
Hew Locke The Procession Poster
To coincide with the impressive Hew Locke installation on Level 4, Baltic has produced this fantastic exhibition poster celebrating The Procession - £6.95