Until 2 June 2013 / Using those already in popular circulation as starting points - found photographs, movies, posters, newspaper illustrations - his paintings naturally inherit the social and political implications of their source material.
Click here for directions, transport links information and a map for getting here. BALTIC is free entry and open seven days a week 10.00-18.00 except Tuesdays 10.30-18.00.
We offer many opportunities for schools and colleges, from group visits and artist-led sessions to work based placements within our Learning team.
BALTIC is on a winning streak! In 2012 BALTIC was named winner of the National Lottery Awards Best Arts Project, the Gold Award for Large Visitor Attraction at the North East Tourism Awards and the Times Higher Education Awards for its partnership with Northumbria University.
With nearly 1,000 people every day coming through the doors, there is a clear appetite for cutting edge, contemporary visual arts in the North. We need your help to satisfy this hunger.
For his solo exhibition at BALTIC 39, the first in a UK public gallery, Matt Calderwood has created a series of ambitious new sculptures, works on paper and video. Now open Wed-Sun.
GRAYSON PERRY / RELIQUARY PENDANT
Own your very own piece of art history with this Reliquary Pendant by Turner Prize winning artist Grayson Perry. A unique and original relic of his work.
Suitable for EYES, KS 1&2 and SEN / FREE
Through looking, talking, drawing and making activities, your pupils will build confidence and visual language in the gallery space.
Explore BALTIC exhibitions in this hands-on, one hour session led by the Learning Team. This session includes individual, partner and group tasks and is tailored to the needs of your group.
Check out our Primary Resources page, or loan our BALTIC Bags for ideas and activities for the rest of your visit.
To book a session, arrange a visit or chat about an opportunity, please contact our Schools and Colleges Programmer, Vicky Sturrs on 0191 440 4929 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Location & Contact
BALTIC Centre for
South Shore Road
NE8 3BA, UK
Open Daily 10.00–18.00
except Tues 10.30–18.00