Our histories cling to us
Joy Labinjo makes large-scale paintings featuring portraits of relatives, friends and people she has discovered in family albums. Drawing on her personal experiences of growing up in the UK with British-Nigerian heritage, Labinjo explores the relationship between identity, race and culture.
Play Rebellion is an interactive exhibition created by artist Pippa Hale. Staged in BALTIC’s Level 2 gallery, audiences are invited to become active participants and get physical with the artwork, creating new possibilities and reconnecting with their genius levels of creativity.
In her 80th birthday year, BALTIC presents the first major UK survey of pioneering feminist artist, author and educator Judy Chicago.
Animalesque brings together an outstanding selection of artworks - film and video, drawing and sculpture, installation and sound art - that invite visitors to rethink the human position in the world, its relationship to all other life forms and to the various complex ecologies that bond beings together.
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BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art is supporting a writer/curator to undertake a week’s residency in Alnmouth, Northumberland in collaboration with Shoreside Huts. Deadline: Mon 24 Feb
Hanna Tuulikki presents a performative lecture at BALTIC, part of her recent project, Deer Dancer.
LateMix is a free, late-night takeover of BALTIC created exclusively for and by 12-19 year olds featuring creative workshops, exhibitions and performances inspired by BALTIC’s exhibitions.
BALTIC 39 presents three solo exhibitions by Ben Jeans Houghton, Kara Chin and Henna Asikainen in the Project Space, BALTIC 39, Newcastle upon Tyne.