Over the past 25 years the venue has become established as a national centre for contemporary craft and has built up one of the best collections outside London including ceramics, wood, metal, glass, textiles and furniture. The Shipley also boasts a spectatcular collection of fine art, including William Irving's painting The Blaydon Races. The gallery, currently undegoing a major redevelopment including a new gallery which will feature the extensive contemporary craft collection. The gallery stages a varied programme of temporary exhibitions as well as regular events and activities for all ages.
Prince Consort Rd Gateshead NE8 4JB
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Disabled access : Suitable for the disabled Opening Times : Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, Sunday 2pm-5pm