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Picture of the Month Talks
07 Sep - 28 Dec 13
Art Courses with Newcastle City Learning
01 Oct - 16 Dec 13
Big Snowy Saturday
14 Dec 13
15 Dec 13
17 Dec 13
Laura Knight Portraits: Festive talk & tour
18 Dec 13
Want to visit the Laing without leaving the house? Want to curate your own collection of our paintings? Want to zoom in to Burne-Jones's Laus Veneris so you can see the brushstrokes? Now you can!
The Laing is now part of Google's Cultural Institute, alongside the White House, the Palace of Versaille and MoMA.
Laing Art Gallery - Google Cultural Institute
The Laing Art Gallery, in Newcastle city centre, is home to an impressive collection of art and sculpture and its exhibition programme is renowned for bringing the biggest names in historic, modern and contemporary art to the North East. The permanent collection of art can be viewed throughout the s...
9:01am 12 Dec 2013
Lots of stocking fillers in our shop too, like these wooden robots, from £2.95
Christmas shopping in the Laing shop
4:33pm 11 Dec 2013
Working in the Outreach Team 1: Zoe Brown, Outreach Officer
In four short films members of the Outreach Team at Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums talks about the work they do. In this first video: Zoe Brown, Outreach Officer.
Over to You, Our Museum - Alisdair and Helen
This is the first in a series of short films introducing members of the Our Museum 'Core Engagement Team'. In this video Alisdair Cameron (Launchpad, Team Leader) and Helen White (Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums, Head of Museums: Gateshead, Newcastle and Great North Museum) discuss how they got involved in the programme and what they feel it can achieve.
09 Dec 2013
An earlier blog contained several images of the ship ‘Northern Star’ including an unusual one of workers preparing the slipway for the launch.¬† It…
27 Nov 2013
The icebreaker Ermack was the strongest ship in the world in its day. It was built in 1898 at the shipyard of Armstrong Whitworth & Co. at Low Walker on…