(I get) So Emotional is programmed with curator and researcher Seán Elder and looks to the politics of emotions when situated between people, institutions and cultures. Emotion and affect have been considered through a multitude of perspectives historically with recent articulations emerging from a context of austerity and global socio-political crises.
Discover a hidden Newcastle treasure by visiting BALTIC 39 for a rare late night opening and discover this distinctive Grade II listed building. BALTIC 39’s Studioholders will open their doors, inviting visitors to find out about their practice, whilst NewBridge Books will be open to allow you to browse art, design and photography publications, while enjoying a drink at the Pop-Up Bar. You’re also invited to join a Walking Heritage Tour, at 19.00, 20.00 & 21.00 which will end up at BALTIC, Gateshead.
You are invited to Reorganising Cultural Institutions, a programme of talks and discussions about how cultural institutions currently function, their social and political history and the ways in which they shape value and attention.
The Adam Reynolds Memorial Bursary Shortlist Exhibition will feature work by the five artists shortlisted for Shape Art’s prestigious flagship award: Leah Clements, Laura Genevieve Jones, Amy Rosa McLachlan, Romily Alice Walden and the recipient of the 2019 bursary, Sophie Hoyle.