Art & Culture Blog

Our Art Bloggers are continuously reviewing exhibitions, openings & festivals up and down the UK for you.
Read about their impressions here and be inspired to venture out into the art world yourself.
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The Late Shows 2017

The Late Shows Various venues across Newcastle and Gateshead Friday, May 19 and Saturday, May 20 Times vary between venues Tyneside is famous for a few things. Like stottie cake, Auf Wiedersehen, Pet and that bloke from The Police. But none of those are quite as much fun as The Late Shows, the annual after-hours [more]

Narbi Price: This Must Be The Place | Vane

May 11 – July 1

Price is well established in the North East art scene and his painterly canvases have been a local favourite for years, with his work appearing all over Newcastle, as well as in Berlin, Milan, Basel, New York and London to name a few. [more]

Glory on Earth | Lyceum | Edinburgh

May 20 – June 10

Continuing their season of adaptions and brand new plays the Lyceum hands Artistic Director David Greig the directorial reins in this reimagining of the clash between Mary Queen of Scots and radical cleric John Knox. [more]

Newfoundland | Ruthin Craft Centre

April 29 – July 16

The exhibition, partly inspired by Saumarez Smith’s formative trip to Newfoundland, Canada, consists of jewellery work created from found objects, detectorist finds and odds-and-ends from internet sellers. [more]