12 February 2018

Sean Scully – Newcastle Where It All Began – Edward Lucie-Smith

The new Sean Scully show in Newcastle is spread over two galleries, the Laing and the Hatton, and contains no new work. In fact, very much the opposite, it takes one back to the very beginnings of his career, in the early 1970s, when he was just ‘emerging’ into the art world, from his time […]

29 January 2018


Sean Scully Returns To Newcastle And Liverpool For Major Retrospective Exhibitions

The international abstract  painter Sean Scully will be exhibited across the Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne, and the Hatton Gallery, Newcastle University from 10 February – 28 May 2018.

1 March 2012


Turner Prize Baltic Centre Emulate Tate With New Gallery

Turner Prize 2011 hosts, The Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art in Gateshead, is set to open a second branch in neighbouring Newcastle – BALTIC 39 The Baltic in Gateshead had more than 500,000 visitors last year when it hosted the Turner Prize; and now it’s making a bid for Tate-style world domination with the opening of an […]

10 February 2012


Turner Prize Hosts Request Volunteers For Artwork

  Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art in Gateshead are hoping to secure as many as 600 members of the public for a performance of On Kawara’s One Million Years The recent host of the Turner Prize, the Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art in Gateshead is looking for as many as 600 volunteers to help the performance of On Kawara’s One Million […]