Saturday Art Classes for 10-15s

07 Mar 15, 07 Mar 15, 04 Apr 15, 02 May 15

10.15am - 11.45am

An inclusive art class held on the first Saturday of every month for 10-15 year olds.

Participants will have the opportunity to work with professional art educators, working in a different medium or with a different technique each month. This group aims to be fully inclusive and anyone with additional needs is welcome.

Saturday 7 February: Etching Sketching!

Saturday 4 March: Fabulous Faces: Drawing Cartoons!

The classes are £4 per person. Places are limited to 15 places on a first come first served basis. Meet here at the Laing Art Gallery to take part and there is no need to book.

If you would like to have an informal conversation with the tutor before attending then please contact the Laing learning team on

Click here for more details about the sessions.

Ran in partnership with Arts Connect.


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.