A new hub for contemporary art located at
31-39 High Bridge, Newcastle. A collaboration
between Newcastle City Council, Arts Council
England, BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art
and Northumbria University.
BALTIC 39 | FIGURE TWO now open

BALTIC 39 | FIGURE TWO now open

  BALTIC 39 | FIGURE TWO, an open submission exhibition which allows artists working across all media to test works and ideas, or to develop works in progress within a public context. The exhibition will last for 5 weeks and will be made up of 10 projects by 10 artists,...
Welcome to BALTIC 39

Welcome to BALTIC 39

Welcome to the BALTIC 39.com You can find information on all activity at the newest hub for contemporary art in the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne. BALTIC 39 opens Wednesday-Sunday with a late night on Thursdays for a culture fix before or after Newcastle’s late night shopping. The constantly changing exhibition programme...
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BALTIC 39 | FIGURE TWO Week 2

BALTIC 39 | FIGURE TWO Week 2

BALTIC 39 | FIGURE TWO, an open submission exhibition which allows artists working across all media to test works and ideas, or to develop works in progress within a public context. The exhibition will last for 5 weeks and will be made up of 10 projects by 10 artists, each lasting 5 days. Wednesday 13...
BALTIC 39 | FIGURE TWO Week 1

BALTIC 39 | FIGURE TWO Week 1

BALTIC 39 | FIGURE TWO, an open submission exhibition which allows artists working across all media to test works and ideas, or to develop works in progress within a public context. The exhibition will last for 5 weeks and will be made up of 10 projects by 10 artists, each lasting 5 days. Week 1:...
Announcing BALTIC 39 | FIGURE TWO

Announcing BALTIC 39 | FIGURE TWO

BALTIC 39 I FIGURE TWO PLEASE NOTE: Submissions for this exhibition have now closed.  BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art is delighted to announce BALTIC 39 I FIGURE TWO, an open submission exhibition to be held at BALTIC 39. The exhibition is an opportunity for artists working across all media to test works and ideas, or...
They Used To Call it the Moon: Playlist #1

They Used To Call it the Moon: Playlist #1

There are three weeks to see the group exhibiton They Used to Call it the Moon at BALTIC’s project space at BALTIC 39. There is also still a few events left which you can book places at. In these final few weeks check back here to see a series of Moon/Space-related playlists which you can...
BxNU MFA First Year Interim Exhibition

BxNU MFA First Year Interim Exhibition

  Preview: Wed 18 June 2014 / 18:00-20:00 Exhibition: Thu 19-22 June & Wed 25-28 June / 12:00-18:00 Performances: Rachel Errington / 13:00 daily Lily Mellor / Wed 18 June / 19:00 & 28 June / 14:00* David Bilbrough / Tim Croft / Rachel Errington / Yvette Hawkins / Joanna Hutton / Ricky James /...
NEW Short Film: They Used to Call it the Moon

NEW Short Film: They Used to Call it the Moon

BALTIC 39: They Used to Call it the Moon from BALTIC CentreforContemporaryArt on Vimeo. Presenting the new short film on the BALTIC 39 exhibition They Used to Call it the Moon. They Used to Call it the Moon is a group exhibition exploring the enduring presence of the moon and the rich iconography of space...
Kate Liston: NEED MOISTURE Performance | 29 May

Kate Liston: NEED MOISTURE Performance | 29 May

Trailer for NEED MOISTURE, 2014 from Kate Liston on Vimeo. Performance: NEED MOISTURE by Kate Liston Thursday 29 May 2014 / 1800 / FREE If you listen to the Shangri-Las song Past, Present and Future backwards you will hear the words NEED MOISTURE.Taking place within the framework of a fictional conference day at BALTIC 39,...
Meeting Place: Jordan Baseman & John Troyer / 22 May

Meeting Place: Jordan Baseman & John Troyer / 22 May

Meeting Place: Jordan Baseman and John Troyer Thursday 22 May 2014 / 18.30-20.00 Studio 21, Level 3, BALTIC 39, Newcastle upon Tyne / FREE Artist Jordan Baseman’s film The Last Walk will be screened on a loop from 17.30 so please drop in. Meeting Place is a regular series of informal exchanges and conversations, held...
They Used to Call it the Moon: Events Programme

They Used to Call it the Moon: Events Programme

  BALTIC has programmed a series of associated events to accompany this exhibition including film screenings, discussion, performance and a stargazing trip to Kielder Observatory. EVENTS PROGRAMME AT A GLANCE 12 May: Film Screening: Moon  + discussion / Tyneside Cinema, Newcastle / 18.00 17 May: The Late Shows / BALTIC 39, Newcastle / 19.00-23.00 29...
Manifest exchange and ghost transference

Manifest exchange and ghost transference

  BxNU Exhibition Manifest exchange and ghost transference  Private View: Friday 25 April 2014 / 18.30-20.30 Exhibition continues until Thursday 1 May 2014 Wed – Sun 12.00 -18.00 / Thu 12.00 – 20.00 Level 2 at BALTIC 39, 31-39 High Bridge, Newcastle upon Tyne Manifest exchange and ghost transference is an exhibition that has emerged from...
THEY USED TO CALL IT THE MOON New group exhibition opens 25 April

THEY USED TO CALL IT THE MOON New group exhibition opens 25 April

  Caroline Corbasson / Katy Cole / Aaron Guy / Mishka Henner / Thomas Ireland / Hefin Jones / Kate Liston / Cristina de Middel / Aleksandra Mir / Michael Mulvihill / Liam Murray / Mehreen Murtaza / Katie Paterson / Joseph Popper / Elizabeth Price / Sophy Rickett / Antonio Riello / Aura Satz...
CURATOR'S BLOG: RIFT & SHANA MOULTON

CURATOR’S BLOG: RIFT & SHANA MOULTON

It’s been a pretty liberating experience working with the Hang Gang on the development and staging of RIFF/T. It’s the first time I’ve worked with external curators and having another team to take care of the selection of works and artists hasn’t been the challenge that in my most pessimistic, I expected it to be....