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WORD BANK OF LOST DIALECTS @ The Word, National Centre for the Written Word, South Shields

01 February 2019 - 15 September 2019

A celebration of the thousands of North East dialect words donated during The Word’s original Lost Dialects exhibition, Word Bank of Lost Dialects is an exhibition by artists Jane Glennie and Robert Good which invites you to experience the donated words.

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Norman Cornish – A Slice of Life @ Mining Art Gallery

06 April 2019 - 13 October 2019

The works on display, which are all by Cornish have been chosen by groups from Spennymoor with others selected by Norman’s son, John, and daughter, Ann, to add a special insight into their father’s work.

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Norman Cornish – A Slice of Life @ Mining Art Gallery

06 April 2019 - 01 January 2020

As part of a countywide celebration, the centenary of Norman Cornish’s birth will be marked by a special exhibition at the Mining Art Gallery, co-curated by members of the local community.

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Bloom Exhibition @ No.42

05 June 2019 - 20 July 2019

Artists from across the North East are taking part in a special exhibition focusing on all things floral.

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People’s Pyrex @ Arts Centre Washington

21 June 2019 - 27 July 2019

This is an exhibition that celebrates our very close relationship to Pyrex glass. Between 1922 and 2007 all of the Pyrex sold across the British Commonwealth (with the exception of Canada) was made in Sunderland...

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INSPIRED BY… CHILDREN @ Queen’s Hall Arts Centre, Hexham

20 July 2019 - 31 August 2019

This summer’s exhibition will focus on art inspired by children’s books and theatre. With something interesting for all the family just drop in to take a look and be inspired to make your own art...

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PLAY+INVENT Summer @ Discovery Museum

24 July 2019 - 28 August 2019

Every Wednesday only from the 24th July - 28th August

This summer, bring your kids to the PLAY+INVENT space where they can let their imagination run riot.

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Interface Art Summer Exhibition @ Arts Centre Washington

09 August 2019 - 14 September 2019

Local gardens and architecture provided the inspiration to produce this visually stunning exhibition of interest and colour....


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