Culture Awards Best Event Sunderland finalists

Culture Awards Best Event Sunderland finalists: Show Me The Money at the NGCA, Summer Streets and Sunderland Stages

Singing in the streets, finding new places to perform and charting the art history of finance caught the eye of the judges in Sunderland

Culture Awards Visual Artist of the Year nominations

Culture Awards Visual Artist of the Year finalists: Joseph Hillier, Magdalene Odundo and Wolfgang Weileder

A piece for the Great North Passion, a work made up of a thousand glass pieces and a nine-metre cone all caught the eye of the judges

Culture Awards Newcomer of the Year finalists

Culture Awards Newcomer of the Year finalists: Heather Carroll, Magali Pettier and Sunderland Stages

Death at Dawn actress Heather Carroll, film maker Magali Pettier and the Sunderland Stages project made their presence felt in 2014

The site of the former Vaux Brewery in Sunderland updated

£100m Sunderland regeneration scheme launched at the National Glass Centre

Scheme involves five key sites around the city, led by the former Vaux brewery in the city centre

National Glass Centre - Valentines Day Afternoon Tea

Valentine's Day love in at National Glass Centre in Sunderland

Couples can spend the day at the Wearside attraction and come away with a vintage portrait, a heart-shaped trinket dish and tickled tastebuds

Sage Gateshead

Case for Culture: What it means for the future of the North East

Following the Case for Capital, the new Case for Culture aims to keep the region's many cultural assets high up the agenda

Angel of the North

Where does the North East come in the list of lottery hits and misses

As National Lottery operators Camelot marks its big birthday, Barbara Hodgson recalls what lottery cash has added up to for the North East

The Magdalene Odundo installation at National Glass Centre, Sunderland

National Glass Centre on the crest of a wave

A new installation by Magdalene Odundo has had National Glass Centre visitors in raptures

Seafood platter at National Glass Centre Brasserie

National Glass Centre in Sunderland puts winter treats on the menu

Visitors to the Centre in Sunderland will be treated to a feast of loaclly-sourced foodie delights to keep them warm in the coming months

Magdalene Odundo with some of the units from her installation at National Glass Centre, Sunderland

Ceramic artist Magdelene Odundo exhibits new work at Sunderland Glass Centre

Magdelene Odundo OBE has been spending time at Sunderland's National Glass Centre which will host her latest exhibition in the Autumn

Terri Harper with her wartime display

Sunderland student exhibits artwork based on family's wartime history

A Sunderland University art student has drawn on her family's war history to create pieces for her final degree show

Culture Magazine - June 2014

Culture Magazine - June 2014

Much of the cultural action moves outside in June, as you will see on the following pages of the June edition of Culture magazine

Jade Tapson - Fragility - pate de verre: part of Sunderland glass students end of year show

Sunderland University students' talents sparkle at end of year show

National Glass Centre hosts exhibition of final year glass and ceramics degree work

Fictional Worlds: Everything At Once, from students' end of year exhibition at National Glass Centre in Sunderland

Sunderland University students showcase their talents in final exhibition

Emerging artists and designers present work at end of year show hosted by the National Glass Centre

Artwork by brothers L-R Jamex and Einar De La Torre at the National Glass Centre in Sunderland

Mexico comes to Sunderland as flamboyant artists launch National Glass Centre’s major summer show

Three solo exhibitions combine as NGC celebrates start of summer with a free Mexican fiesta

The National Glass Centre

Sunderland gets involved in popular Museums at Night initiative

The joy of seeing museums at night is spreading to Wearside. Grace Scott sets aside her regular need for beauty sleep and signs up

The National Glass Centre in Sunderland

Sunderland event to help pair firms with graduates

Sunderland companies are invited to find out more about how highly skilled graduates can help their businesses grow at a network event this month

Artificial eye fitting set, 1918

Sunderland National Glass Centre stages a spectacle

An exhibition on the history of eye care has opened at Sunderland's National Glass Centre

Untitled from the series A Fish Out of Water 2010: from Tim Mitchell's exhibition at National Class Centre in Sunderland

Photographer calls for Sunderland shipbuilders to feature in exhibition

Artist Tim Mitchell wants to hear from local shipbuilders from the 60s for a photography project

Audrey Hepburn wearing Bude by Oliver Goldsmith Ltd in How to Steal a Million

Spec-tacular exhibition in Sunderland shows stars in the frame

The National Glass Centre in Sunderland hosts The Oliver Goldsmith Collection of glamorous spectacles, as Barbara Hodgson reports

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