Open Daily 10.00-18.00 Except Tuesdays 10.30-18.00 Last entry 15 minutes before closing time
Housed in a landmark industrial building on the south bank of the River Tyne in Gateshead, BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art is a major international centre for contemporary art. BALTIC has gained an international reputation for its commissioning of cutting-edge temporary exhibitions.
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BALTIC is currently recruiting for a Head of Learning & Civic Engagement and BALTIC Professor and Director of BxNU Institute for Contemporary Art
BALTIC Editions are a new specially commissioned series of limited edition prints by artists who have exhibited previously at BALTIC.
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BALTIC is committed to operating sustainably and responsibly in a number of ways.
BALTIC has been awarded and recognised for a number of achievements including winning the public-voted National Lottery Award 2012 for Best Arts Project.
The notion of BALTIC began in 1991 when Northern Arts (now Arts Council England North East) announced its ambition to achieve ‘major new capital facilities for the Contemporary Visual Arts in Central Tyneside’.