Accessibility Tools

Meet & Make

Sundays 2pm-4pm

Every Sunday 2pm-4pm until 4 September

Level 2 Studio

FREE Drop-in

Take part in free artist-led workshops this summer, perfect for families with children aged 5-12.

  • 24 July Make banners with artist Zoe Murtagh that explore and express the things you care about in the world, inspired by the work of Carolina Caycedo

  • 31 July Work with artist Emily Iremonger to experiment with clay and a range of objects that evoke memories, taking inspiration from Mounira Al Solh’s exhibition A day is as long as a year

  • 7 August Taking inspiration from Albert Potrony’s equal play exhibition design your own playgrounds with artist Katie Watson

  • 14 August How do the patterns and textures we wear change the way we feel? Join artist Zoe Allen and make new patterns and textures to adorn yourself with inspired by the work of Laleh Khorramian

  • 21 August Join artist Sharon Wilson to consider Carolina Caycedo’s exhibition Land of Friends and how we might help the environment. In this workshop, you will plant seeds and decorate your own plant pot to take home.

  • 28 August These micro-workshop takes inspiration from Albert Potrony's equal play exhibition. Join one of four 20 minute sessions with dancer and choreographer Gillie Kleiman to explore ideas of care and play through movement and sound, to create a pop-up performance to share with each other at the end of the session.

  • 4 September Collage and make posters of your dream playgrounds and theme parks with artist Melody Sproates, inspired by Albert Potrony’s equal play exhibition.

Get creative and share your artwork with us on social media using #BalticGateshead. You can also find a video playlist of different creative activities and inspiration for home here.