During the building closure and this unprecedented period BALTIC has been continuing its work in connecting with communities and individuals from the local area. Find out about how we have continued our activity.
The CONTINUOUS Network is delighted to announce it’s upcoming programme for 2021 including a selection of Touring Network performances, Zinzi Minott’s CONTINUOUS Commission Black on Black: 24R and a brand new dance work from our CONTINUOUS x Unlimited Commission opportunity.
A second round of creative packs for BALTIC's ongoing Art Lab programme, adapted for the lockdown period, were delivered to multiple doorsteps in Birtley, Gateshead week commencing Monday 15 June 2020.
We, the undersigned from the cultural sector of the North East, declare that silence is not ok and silence is seen as complicity. Racism has no place in a just and humane society. Read full statement
"We are pleased to now be in planning for BALTIC to re-open in line with the roadmap set forth by the Government. BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead plans to re-open on Wednesday 19 May 2021, subject to the stages advancing." - Sarah Munro, BALTIC Director
An ongoing list of resources, links and books supporting the Black Lives Matter movement.
We have added the Recite Me web accessibility and language toolbar to our website to make it accessible and inclusive for as many people as possible. Find out more here.
Explore the art made by young people using their creativity to make sense of the world around them, in this digital exhibition. The Way I See It exhibits the work created by young artists through online workshops with BALTIC, in partnership with Google Arts & Culture and Arts Council England.
We're pleased to announce that artist Holly Argent will participate in this year’s BALTIC Bothy Residency on the Isle of Eigg, in partnership with Bothy Project.
BALTIC has been continuing its work in connecting with local communities through Art Lab, an ongoing holiday programme offering artist-led activities and meals throughout the school holidays. In December 2020, BALTIC worked together with local food suppliers and artist Isabella Carreras to create and distribute fun, tasty and creative packages to families and individuals across Birtley, Gateshead.