Tyne & Wear Art Galleries
Art galleries in Gateshead, Jarrow, North Shields, South Shields
Gallagher & Turner
Gallagher & Turner treat every item as special - small textiles may seem humble compared to large oils, but may have taken much more time to create. Opening Hours Tuesday to Friday 10.0am - 6.00pm Saturdays 10.00am - 3.00pm closed on Mondays and Sundays
Specialist Area: Contemporary art
Established in 2005 Opus Art represents the best in cutting edge urban and contemporary art and photography. Its extensive roster of artists includes Dave White, Stuart Semple, Chris Kettle, Laurie Hogin, Josie McCoy, Will Tuck, Johan Andersson, Nathan James and Hush.
The Art Works Galleries
The Art Works Galleries comprise five separate and spacious galleries and a diversity of exhibitions on show at any one time. This is a revolutionary art gallery where any artist can rent space.
Specialist Area: Progressive British art
The Biscuit Factory
The Biscuit Factory is Britain`s largest commercial gallery comprising 35,000 sq ft with 2 floors of exhibition spaces and 2 floors of artists` studios. Opening hours: Day Gallery Cafê Monday 11-5 11-5 Tuesday 10-8 11-5 Wednesday 10-8 10-8 Thursday 10-8 10-8 Friday 10-8 10-8 Saturday 10-8 10-8 Sunday 11-5 11-5 Groups and school visits are welcome, but please call in advance.
Specialist Area: Drawings, prints, sculpture, photography, ceramics, jewellery and glass by artists from all over the world.
The Globe Gallery
The Globe Gallery is committed to building and maintaining audiences through exhibitions, events, and opportunities to participate in projects. OPENING HOURS Wed - Sat / 11.30am-5pm
Specialist Area: Contemporary art from emerging and established artists
Tyne & Wear Museums
A collection of 12 museums and galleries across Tyne and Wear, supported by the five local athorities of the area, the mission of Tyne & Wear Museums is is to help people determine their place in the world and define their identities, so enhancing their self-respect and their respect for others.
Specialist Area: Outstanding collections in the fields of art, science and technology, archaeology, military and social history, fashion and natural sciences.
Contact InformationWeb Site: Tyne & Wear Museums
Discovery Museum, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear, NE1 4JA.
0191 232 6789
Please see our website for further information.
Specialist Area: The finest artwork from around the world