Housed in a landmark industrial building on the south bank of the River Tyne in Gateshead, BALTIC is a major international centre for contemporary art.
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BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art is seeking to appoint a new Director to succeed Godfrey Worsdale who, after seven successful years, has been appointed as Director of the Henry Moore Foundation.
BALTIC Editions are a new specially commissioned series of limited edition prints by artists who have exhibited previously at BALTIC.
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BALTIC is committed to operating sustainably and responsibly in a number of ways.
BALTIC has been awarded and recognised for a number of achievements including winning the public-voted National Lottery Award 2012 for Best Arts Project.
The notion of BALTIC began in 1991 when Northern Arts (now Arts Council England North East) announced its ambition to achieve ‘major new capital facilities for the Contemporary Visual Arts in Central Tyneside’.