Ballasts of Memory
Ballasts of Memory includes the European premiere of Precarity, which tells the story of Buddy Bolden, the African American cornetist and key figure in the development of jazz music.
To Me, To You
Drawing on archetypes of ‘the artist’, Mick Peter will create an installation at BALTIC that considers the production of an artwork using humour to uncover the obscurities around the making of sculpture, particularly within a gallery context.
Play Rebellion is an interactive exhibition created by artist Pippa Hale. Staged in BALTIC’s Level 2 gallery, audiences are invited to become active participants and get physical with the artwork, creating new possibilities and reconnecting with their genius levels of creativity.
Spirit Compass is a live dance installation by Lucy Suggate, an island and a temple of sorts which you are invited to inhabit and watch the movement go by.
You're invited to the exhibition preview of Pippa Hale: Play Rebellion and Joy Labinjo: Our histories cling to us on Friday 18 October.
With Messy Play at BALTIC you and your little one could be squishing spaghetti, squashing play dough, splashing paint and bursting bubbles in this exciting session designed and led by Early Years specialists.
The Adam Reynolds Memorial Bursary Shortlist Exhibition at BALTIC 39 features work by the five artists shortlisted for Shape Art’s prestigious flagship award.
Premiering BALTIC’s new autumn/winter exhibition season. Enjoy food and drink offers, a live music from Middlesbrough-based, radge pop artpunk band GGAllan Partidge plus a live set from DJ Awkward Black Girl set.
OPENS 19 OCT: Joy Labinjo makes large-scale paintings featuring portraits of relatives, friends and people she has discovered in family albums. Our histories cling to us is Labinjo's first major institutional solo presentation.
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