Cool stuff in and around our Neighbourhood.
Currently compiled as a blog by our Team. This list is ongoing and not exhaustive.
(During Covid - 19 venues will be closed, please check their websites)
Improving older people’s lives through creativity
Newcastle City Library
33 New Bridge Street West
Art is for everyone no matter your age. Today I’m shining a spotlight on Equal Arts an organisation based in Newcastle which helps improve older peoples lives through creativity. They work across Gateshead, Newcastle and the UK providing support to older people and people living with dementia, helping them live in the moment through musical, visual and movement based creative activities...
St Mary's Square,
NE8 2JR Sage Gateshead
Opening hours vary please keep an eye on their website or social media.
Looking down the Tyne you can’t help but notice the striking architecture of the Sage. This iconic building was designed by Foster + Partners who are also known for designing Londons city hall and are currently redeveloping Battersea Power station...
Art Gallery, Gateshead
The Shipley Art Gallery,
Prince Consort Rd,
Tuesday - Friday: 10am - 4pm
Saturday: 10am - 5pm
The Shipley Art Gallery is one of the leading galleries for contemporary craft in the North of England. There are five....
Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art
South Shore Road,
OPEN: Monday - Saturday 10am - 6pm
Sunday Reduced opening times
Baltic is the largest dedicated contemporary art institution in the UK. Comprising of 5 floors, 4 of which host Galleries each with its own unique character...
The NewBridge Project: Gateshead and NewBridge Books
232-240 High Street
NE8 1AQOPEN: Tuesday - Saturday 12 - 6pm
The New Bridge Project is a progressive, artist-led studio group based in Newcastle and Gateshead Town Centre....