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Past exhibitions

© Markus Karstiess and VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2014 Courtesy Ancient & Modern, London and VAN HORN, Düsseldorf

Markus Karstieß: Hello Darkness

31 January 2014 - 4 April 2014

An exhibition featuring the thought-provoking ceramic sculptures and a sound installation developed by Markus Karstiess during his year-long Lipman residency in Newcastle University’s Fine Art department. Markus Karstiess uses ancient…

William Tillyer installed at mma (c) eve photography 2013

William Tillyer: Against Nature – Watercolours

25 October 2013 10:27 am - 19 February 2014 4:30 pm

The full exhibition closes on 9 February; however the upstairs gallery, which contains sculptures and watercolours is open until 19 February. “Many people think he is the finest painter in Britain….

image copyright Eve Photography

William Tillyer: Against Nature

25 October 2013 - 9 February 2014

The full exhibition, covering 5 gallery spaces is open until 9 February. The upstairs gallery, which contains sculptures and watercolours, is open until 19 February. “Many people think he is the…


24 October 2013 - 9 February 2014

Bracelets, necklaces and rings from mima’s jewellery collection are displayed alongside videos celebrating the 2012 #WEARMIMA project. A collection of short videos is presented by members of the public, who were selected…

image copyright Mike Kipling

Claes Oldenburg Bottle of Notes: 20 Years On

27 September 2013 - 23 January 2014

This year sees the 20th anniversary of Middlesbrough’s iconic sculpture Bottle of Notes. In 1993, Claes Oldenburg and Coosje van Bruggen were invited to make North East England the site for…

Alex Katz, 4:30PM, 2007. Photography by Paul Takeuchi, NYC ©Alex Katz/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY

Alex Katz

19 July 2013 - 13 October 2013

Alex Katz is one of the most important and respected living American artists, with a career spanning six decades. Beneath the Surface presents, for the first time in the UK,…

Express and Share Through Art

18 July 2013 - 6 October 2013

‘Art Therapy allows you to discover what you didn’t know was there. It gives you the chance to explore things you wouldn’t normally look at.’ – Participant ‘Art Psychotherapy doesn’t have…

Carl Andre Mass & Matter

14 June 2013 - 19 September 2013

This exhibition of sculptures and typed word-poems from the 1960s and 1970s is by one of the most influential sculptors of the twentieth century. Andre is famous for his use…


4 July 2013 - 19 September 2013

mima presents works by Colombian artist Juan Pablo Echeverri as part of this year’s ¡VAMOS! festival. His striking series Miss Fotojapòn is a vast collection of daily photographs of the…

The Big M Tour: On the Precipice

31 July 2013 - 1 August 2013

Isis Arts are thrilled to present On the Precipice, a new programme of film installations curated by and including work by Kelly Richardson. The exhibition will tour the North East…

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