Accessibility Tools

Phyllis Christopher:
A Visual Story

Find out what to expect on when visiting Phyllis Christopher: Contacts 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 arrive on Level 2, you will see a large wall text with the title of this exhibition Phyllis Christopher: Contacts.

  • On the wall there is an introductory piece of writing that tells you more about the exhibition. You can read this if you would like.

  • Anyone under the age of 16 entering this exhibition must be accompanied by an adult.

  • No photography is allowed in this exhibition.

  • As you walk into the exhibition space, you will notice the lighting is dimmed.

  • In the gallery, there are photographs in a range of different sizes are on the walls. Please do not touch the artworks.

  • The first photograph you will see includes a naked torso. Several other photographs in this exhibition include nudity.

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

  • There are areas with benches. Feel free to take a seat.

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