Blooming Marvellous features the work of more than 3,500 knitters who have created a fully wooly garden
Gateshead's Little Theatre founder Ruth Dodds wrote of life working in a Tyneside munitions factory during the First World War
The Shipley Art Gallery will be hosting six artists who all create curious moments which are fascinating and short lived
A new exhibition at the Shipley Art Gallery in Gateshead will showcase some of the best of the UK's craft makers
A new book by historian John Boothroyd gives an insight into the history of Gateshead's old pubs
Here is two handfuls of things we reckon you should include on your wall planner in June
Families made the most of warmer weather at annual event which sees after-hours opening at galleries, museums and unusual locations
Barbara Hodgson welcomes the news that GIFT is making a comeback so get set to enjoy another mixed bag of treats
Cash from the Heritage Lottery Fund is set to boost First World War exhibitions and workshops at North East museums
Visitor numbers at museums in the North East have dropped as funding cuts force shorter opening hours and hit exhibitions, new figures have revealed
New exhibition at Shipley Art Gallery in Gateshead showcases 200 bags and purses collected by Melanie Fearon
Details of Gateshead Council's £45m budget cuts have been revealed, putting art venues at risk
Print-maker Ruth Fettis is revealing her quirky take on fashion in the Shipley Art Gallery's Tales from a Forgotten City exhibition
Growing up in Australia, Sharon Kiernan heard all about her illustrious ancestor in faraway North East England.
THE art treasures of the North East should be drawing many more visitors to the region, it has been claimed.
IN a region where conceptual art and Old Masters are available if you want them, there is still a place for the enthusiastic amateur.
Situated between the Angel of the North and the Tyne Bridge - a great view is never far away for the residents of Low Fell.
We often forget to look up at the buildings around us as we go about our busy lives, yet architecture is something that usually sparks a reaction in most of us - positive or negative.
Art can inspire other art and this was certainly the case with George Shotton who produced a prize-winning painting after a masterpiece at the Laing Art Gallery in Newcastle left a lasting impression.
Museums did a late shift at the weekend, welcoming hundreds of visitors after normal opening hours.