Covenant Transport Move or Die
BALTIC is pleased to present the UK premiere of Amanda Beech’s Covenant Transport Move or Die 2016. This five channel video installation delivers a heady mix of analogue-style pop and video game aesthetics.
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A major survey exhibition of one of the most vital artists to have emerged during the mid-1990s. Monica Bonvicini (b. Italy 1965) makes work that investigates the relationships between architecture, control, gender, space, surveillance, and power.
This group exhibition draws attention to the journey undertaken by migrants and refugees to cross the Mediterranean Sea. Mare Nostrum, literally ‘our sea’, is the Latin name for the Mediterranean.
Holly Hendry (b. London, 1990) presents an entirely new body of work for her first solo exhibition in a UK institution. Using a variety of materials, from Jesmonite and plaster to foam, wood, steel and water-jet cut marble, she creates a geology of oozy forms peppered with comic elements, such as dog chew bones and spinning plaster teeth
Rodney Graham is a Canadian artist whose genre defying avant-garde experimentalism has confounded and thrilled audiences in museums and galleries all over the world. This major exhibition combines works in film and video with an extensive presentation of his photographic images.
BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead is delighted to announce the first iteration of a major new international artist award. The BALTIC Artists’ Award is the first worldwide biennial art award to be judged solely by artists. It has been established to recognise four artists deserving of an international platform and offers a step change moment in their career.
Co-curated by leading artist Edgar Arceneaux who has worked extensively with Dr Martin Luther King’s archive and BALTIC’s Chief Curator Laurence Sillars, BALTIC presents a major group exhibition of international artists whose work, each in its own way, sheds light upon this contemporary condition within a framework of the important legacies of Dr. King.