MONSTERS AND MAD HATTERS
17 March 2018 - 01 January 2019
Tickets for Monster Mash cost £3.50 child/ £2.50 adult / £10.50 family of 4/ under 12 months £1 to be paid at the shop on the day/ £25 group ticket (10x tickets).
Tickets for Alan in Wonderland cost £4 each and £2.50 for Meet Ashley Dyer and booking is essential for all events.
THE BEVIN BOYS – WAR’S FORGOTTEN WORKFORCE
@ Mining Art Gallery
28 March 2018 - 30 September 2018
Adults £4 Concessions £3 Under 16s Free
A new temporary exhibition opens in the Mining Art Gallery this spring, celebrating the 75th anniversary of The Bevin Boys, featuring works by local mining artists.
Anya Gallaccio at Lindisfarne Castle
@ Lindisfarne Castle
05 May 2018 - 04 November 2018
Included in Admission Price
Perched on top of a high crag on Northumberland’s Holy Island, Lindisfarne Castle re-opens this year, following 18 months of essential repairs and conservation work, with a major new site-specific installation by internationally acclaimed, former Turner-prize nominated artist, Anya Gallaccio with the support of Locus+
Robots – then and now exhibition
@ Life Science Centre
26 May 2018 - 02 December 2018
Day tickets start at £8.00 for children aged 5-17 to £36.00 for a family ticket. Children aged 4 and under go free.
Robots – then and now, developed by the Science Museum in London, tells the 500-year, work in progress story of building automated machines, from the humble beginnings of 16th century mechanical automatons to the latest humanoids – and everything in between.
Spirited at The Granary Gallery
@ Granary Gallery, Berwick
02 June 2018 - 13 October 2018
With 2018 marking the centenary of the Representation of the People Act that gave the first British women the right to vote, the exhibition draws on works from The Ingram Collection, one of this country’s most significant and publicly accessible collections of Modern British Art, to celebrates a number of key British women artists from the past one hundred years.
Catwalking: Fashion through the Lens of Chris Moore
@ The Bowes Museum
07 July 2018 - 06 January 2019
This exclusive show presents 200 stunning images by the king of catwalk photography, Chris Moore. Capturing six decades of iconic fashion moments, Moore’s photographs feature alongside some of the garments themselves, from leading designers including Vivienne Westwood, Prada, Comme Des Garçons, Giles Deacon and Jean Paul Gaultier to name a few.
Determination, passion and triumph: Gibside’s women
31 July 2018 - 31 October 2018
As the National Trust continues its celebration of Women and Power, Gibside Sewing Group have created a textile exhibition highlighting significant women linked to Gibside. All handmade and each one telling a story.
Tilly James featuring work by June Cramman
@ Arts Centre Washington
31 August 2018 - 29 September 2018
June Cramman: artist mainly working in textile/mixed media art inspired by landscapes and animals of Arran, and sometimes the North East of England. Each piece is unique, highly colourful with a quirky sense of humour...
Charlie Parker - Portraits
@ Arts Centre Washington
14 September 2018 - 27 October 2018
Charlie Parker is a local artist based in Durham. He is entirely self taught and has painted and drawn seriously since the early 1990's. Charlie also attends regular life-drawing classes and studies the great masters at museums, when possible.
@ The Hullabaloo
17 September 2018 - 12 January 2019
Stardust is an interactive environment which welcomes very young children and their grown-ups into a gentle, shapeshifting intergalactic landscape, full of intriguing music, sounds and smells. This is a free event, no need to book.
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