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NEWS: Lubna Chowdhary – Erratics @ MIMA

Erratics constructs a dialogue between various visual languages and cultural references from Northern Europe and South Asia

Fri 24 Jun 2022 | VIEW

Preview: Journey in Colour @ The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

An exhibition inspired by the extraordinary colours of The Bowes Museum takes place from 18th June-30th October

Tue 14 Jun 2022 | VIEW

NEWS: Bobby Benjamin – Object @ Vane Gallery

Teesside artist Bobby Benjamin’s new show marks the opening of Vane Gallery’s new Gateshead space

Thu 9 Jun 2022 | VIEW

INTERVIEW: Ian Robinson – Apocalypse When, Apocalypse How

Helen Redfern talks to the Middlesbrough-based photographer about his photobook depicting Teesside seen through an apocalyptic lens

Wed 8 Jun 2022 | VIEW

NEWS: Crossing The Tees festival

Teesside’s biggest literary festival returns to venues in the region this month

Tue 7 Jun 2022 | VIEW

NEWS: Hexham Book Festival @ Various Venues

Bibliophiles rejoice! Hexham Book Festival returns to the Northumberland town this weekend

Mon 6 Jun 2022 | VIEW

Preview: End of Year shows @ The Northern School of Art

Work by final year students from The Northern School of Art is going on show at the School’s campuses in Hartlepool and Middlesbrough from 6th-13th June.

Fri 3 Jun 2022 | VIEW

INTERVIEW: Lucy Nichol

Françoise Harvey talks to Lucy Nichol about 90s nostalgia, mental health stigma and challenging preconceptions with her new novel

Wed 1 Jun 2022 | VIEW

NEWS: Carolina Caycedo @ BALTIC

The multidisciplinary artist’s work reflects her participation in resistance movements and environmental justice

Fri 27 May 2022 | VIEW

NEWS: Anarchist Book Fair @ Star And Shadow Cinema

A day celebrating the region’s radical past, present and future takes place at the Star & Shadow Cinema

Tue 17 May 2022 | VIEW

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