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Past exhibitions

The Caravan Gallery: Jan Williams & Chris Teasdale

30 July 2016 - 18 September 2016

The Caravan Gallery is a project in three parts that addresses the identity of Teesside and the UK. extra{ordinary} – Photographs of Britain by The Caravan Gallery Launch – Saturday 30…

If All Relations Were to Reach Equilibrium, Then This Building Would Dissolve

Saturday 11 June - Sunday 18 September

This project – involving research, a display, and public programs – explores the subject of migration on Teesside and elsewhere, bringing together documents, artefacts and artworks made by Middlesbrough-based asylum…

Núria Güell: Motherland, Fatherland

Saturday 11 June - Sunday 24 July

Motherland, Fatherland is the first solo show in England by the Spanish, Barcelona-based artist Núria Güell, organised as part of VAMOS! festival 2016. The exhibition includes two of Güell’s key works:…

New Linthorpe – The Coffee House

23 July 2016 12:00 pm - 23 July 2016 4:00 pm

This display features ceremonial vessels made at The Coffee House, a mobile workspace for ceramic production created by New Linthorpe as a community building initiative.  

Basil Beattie, When Now Becomes Then: Three Decades

20 February 2016 - 12 June 2016

Basil Beattie Ascent 2012  Oil and wax on canvas 244 x 366 cm Courtesy Hales Gallery, London This exhibition surveys the British, Teesside-born painter Basil Beattie’s practice from the mid-1980s…

Aikaterini Gegisian: Shifting Geographies

12 May 2016 - 5 June 2016

Shifting Geographies surveys Greek-Armenian artist Aikaterini Gegisian’s moving image practice, and launches with the premiere of My Pink City.  The programme continues with presentations of her early videos and recent…

Cercle d’Art des Travailleurs de Plantation Congolaise

6 February 2016 - 29 May 2016

Co-produced with the Institute for Human Activities. The Cercle d’Art des Travailleurs de Plantation Congolaise is a group based in the Democratic Republic of the Congo in Africa. It brings…


6 February 2016 - 6 March 2016

#weRallbananas, presents outcomes of a partnership with Middlesbrough-based film-maker Laura Degnan, who was Leverhulme Artist in Residence at the Mental Health Research Centre, Durham University throughout 2015, and mental heath group, Youth…


10 October 2015 - 7 February 2016

‘Localism’ is an ambitious project telling the story of art in Middlesbrough from its beginnings in 1829 to now. It takes a radical approach to exhibition making, inviting the public to help…


10 October 2015 - 31 January 2016

What is drawing? drawing? is a programme of exhibitions and events across the North East, celebrating the role and importance of drawing in not only in the arts, but also…

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