BALTIC, BALTIC Shop & Six Riverside are open Wednesday to Sunday, 10am-6pm. Drop-in for free, no booking required.
Ima-Abasi Okon / Laleh Khorramian / Fernando García-Dory
The Vasseur BALTIC Artists’ Award recognises artists deserving of an international platform and offers a step-change moment in their career. For the 2022 iteration, Otobong Nkanga has nominated Ima-Abasi Okon, Mika Rottenberg has nominated Laleh Khorramian and Hito Steyerl has nominated Fernando García-Dory.
Exploring the principles of non-hierarchical play environments, equal play is a new commission by artist and educator Albert Potrony. The project explores themes of non-gendered and non-prescriptive play, and will take inspiration from Dutch architect, Aldo van Eyck, to specifically consider the role of men and childcare in relation to feminism.
from BALTIC & Travelling Gallery
In BALTIC's twentieth anniversary year, a converted bus with a mobile exhibition, activities, conversation and food/drink will travel to communities across North East England.
A day is as long as a year
Mounira Al Solh’s paintings, works on paper, embroideries and films explore migration, memory, trauma and loss. Drawing from the artist’s personal conversations and encounters with those who have been affected by conflict in Syria, Lebanon and the Middle East region, Al Solh’s works tell stories of displacement and uncertainty.
We support the people of Ukraine and offer them our friendship and solidarity. As cultural organisations across Newcastle and Gateshead, we join together in solidarity with Ukraine, its artists, and creative practitioners.
Find out what to expect on a visit to BALTIC with this Visual Story - a guide with words and pictures.
We are excited to announce the launch of BALTIC's Art Car Boot Fair, bringing together work by artists from across the North and beyond. Whether you simply want to sell new or existing work or have a creative idea for your pitch, all applications will be considered. Deadline: 31 May
We're turning 20! This year we're celebrating 20 years since we first opened our doors on 13 July 2002. Since then we've welcomed over 8 million visitors and presented hundreds of exhibitions, artists and events. Join us Sat 16 & Sun 17 July and help us celebrate our 20th Birthday Weekend.
Shop prints, books, homewares, jewellery, art gifts and more at BALTIC Shop online.
This year we're celebrating 20 years since we first opened our doors in 2002. In the run-up to our Birthday Weekend celebrations in July, we're sharing stories of BALTIC’s past, present and future with updates throughout each month.