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10:04am 31 Mar 2015

Here is a film about the Gareth Neal Chair in our contemporary craft collection courtesy of CultureStreet.

CultureStreet - Museums and Collections - Gareth Neal Chair
The Shipley Art Gallery in Gateshead has a big collection of contemporary craft. We sent a group of year 7 pupils to look around and choose something they really liked or something that intrigued them. Sim Panasar, Keeper of Art at the Shipley was on hand to tell them more about this very unusual ch…

12:00pm 30 Mar 2015


Memories of the Hancock Museum (part 1)

31 Mar 2015

Like many people who grew up on Tyneside, my first memories of the Great North Museum: Hancock (then the Hancock Museum) came as a child.  For me, however…