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 are delighted to have been voted winners of the National Lottery Awards 2012 Best Arts Project. Thank you to all of our visitors who voted for us and helped us to victory.
Join us for a day of celebration at BALTIC on Saturday 8 December and enjoy lots of lottery themed activities throughout the building. We will have face painters, family activities, film screenings, special tours, choir performances and lots more fun, as well as a special one-day discount of 12% for all visitors at BALTIC SHOP to mark us being 2012 Lottery Award winners.
We hope you can come down and celebrate with us. Events will run throughout the day from 11.00 - 16.00. The award will be officially presented to BALTIC in a programme on BBC1 on Saturday 8 December at 20.40, so please tune in.
Location & Contact
BALTIC Centre for
South Shore Road
NE8 3BA, UK
Open Daily 10.00–18.00
except Tues 10.30–18.00