Opening 7 March. Conscience & Conflict: British Artists & the Spanish Civil War, featuring Picasso, Burra & Miro

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We'd like to say a big thank you to everyone who supported us throughout Donations Month. Please continue to donate so we can keep bringing world class art to the North East.

10:00am 28 Feb 2015

Are you a regular visitor? Why not join the Friends of the Laing - they run fabulous social events and have some very useful membership benefits. Find out more by reading their blog.

FLAG A Momentous year ahead!! | Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums Blog
As January always seems to be a long, cold and dark month why not try something new and join us at FLAG (Friends of the Laing Art Gallery), supporting the Laing Gallery through fundraising, organising events and lectures, hosting our picture of the month talks and staffing the Friends' welcome desk.…

4:30pm 27 Feb 2015


Hatton Timelapse

A timelapse film of the installation of the Victor Pasmore: In Three Dimensions exhibition at Hatton Gallery.

Chris Stephens on Victor Pasmore

Chris Stephens, Lead Curator, Modern British Art, Tate Britain talks about the importance of Victor Pasmore in modern British art. Find out what he thinks is intriguing about Pasmore. Filmed at the preview of the Victor Pasmore: In Three Dimensions exhibition at Hatton Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne.


Enigmatic Objects

26 Feb 2015

One of the most pleasurable things about working with the archaeology in the Great North Museum is the sheer variety of material we have in our collections.