Anna Bunting-Branch / Megan Broadmeadow / Nicholas Delap / Benjamin Hall / Aliyah Hussain / Seema Mattu / The Mochu / Sangram Mukhopadyay / Nuka Nayu / Salma Noor / Kinnari Saraiya
Time Travel across Many-Worlds, curated by Kinnari Saraiya as part of her Frieze x Deutsche Bank Curatorial Fellowship at BALTIC, brings together stories and mediums that interweave the as-it-was, the here-and-now, and the yet-to-come.
Black on Black
Visit the multi-screen audio-visual installation consisting of archival footage and other accompanying material from Zinzi Minott’s personal image collection, with a newly commissioned score created and curated by Gaika.
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.
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.
From grand national narratives, to obscured queer histories and North-Eastern folklore, artist Michael James McCormack has researched a diverse range of historical sources for this lightbox artwork.
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.
Contacts is an intimate glimpse at lesbian community in San Francisco in the ‘90s through the archive of photographer Phyllis Christopher.
Artist Susie Green spent two months in residence at Nida Art Colony, Lithuania in 2020, as part of the BALTIC | States residency programme organised by BALTIC. This lightbox commission is based on Green’s four-part watercolour painting on paper titled Goddess Mouth (2020), developed during her time at Nida.
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.
To mark the 50th anniversary of John Lennon’s album IMAGINE, Yoko Ono’s interactive artwork Wish Tree will be on display at BALTIC and Sage Gateshead from 8-12 September. You’re invited to write your wish for peace and tie it to a tree branch.