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.
BALTIC produce a series of freely available, monthly audio and video podcasts designed to enhance your access to BALTIC. An ongoing series featuring artists and curators, they explore current and forthcoming exhibitions and projects at BALTIC.
They provide ideal audio and visual accompaniment useful prior, during or after any visit to BALTIC, or even if you can’t visit and want to find out more about contemporary art.
BALTIC Bites is our series of video podcasts which visually explore BALTIC exhibitions and projects in bitesize form and includes footage of artwork, curators, artists and gallery visitors.
BALTIC Soundbites is our audio podcast series which feature talks, commentary and discussion by artists and curators regarding BALTIC exhibitions and projects. BALTIC Soundbites provides ideal audio accompaniment useful prior, during or after any visit to BALTIC, or even if you can't visit and want to find out more about contemporary art.
Both BALTIC Bites and BALTIC Soundbites have exclusive content and compliment each other in bringing you a broad insight into BALTIC. They are both available free of charge and once downloaded can be played on any supporting portable device or on your computer.
Location & Contact
BALTIC Centre for
South Shore Road
NE8 3BA, UK
Open Daily 10.00–18.00
except Tues 10.30–18.00