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Albert Potrony:
A visual story

Find out what to expect on when visiting Albert Potrony: equal play with this Visual Story guide - a guide with words and pictures. It is sometimes called a Social Narrative.

This exhibition is open Wednesday to Sunday, from 10am to 6pm. You can drop-in for free anytime during our opening hours.

If you have any questions or would like to chat about your visit before coming, you can email us on or call us on 0191 478 1810.

  • As you approach this exhibition on the Ground Floor, you will encounter a large wall text with the title of this exhibition Albert Potrony: equal play.

  • As you enter the gallery, you will notice a large space filled with number of materials including shapes, rails, ropes and a mirrored wall.

  • The colours are predominantly yellow, blue and grey.

  • This exhibition is a play based exhibition where the audience are encouraged to experiment with the materials.

  • This exhibition is open to visitors of all ages, and is particularly popular with our younger audience. Sometimes this area may be noisy.

  • To the left there is a smaller room. Inside this room you can watch or listen to a film.

  • There are items to read and look at.

  • This area is likely to be quieter.

  • There are two wooden benches. Feel free to take a seat while you watch the film and read the materials.

  • There will be a BALTIC Crew member standing in the gallery, they are there to help and assist you.

  • Once you are ready to leave this gallery, head back and exit the same way you entered.