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X-ray in a manger - centuries old nativity discovered during painting investigation

X-ray in a manger - centuries old nativity discovered during painting investigation

Press releases   •   Dec 19, 2019 06:00 GMT

Art experts have experienced something of a Christmas miracle after discovering what could be a 16th century painting of a nativity scene hidden under another work of art.

Dancing on the Tyne

Dancing on the Tyne

Press releases   •   Nov 07, 2019 09:15 GMT

Music and dances composed by an 18th-century dancing master will be brought back to life during an event in Newcastle later this month – with members of the public invited to come along and take part.

Out of the classroom and into the art gallery

Out of the classroom and into the art gallery

Press releases   •   May 21, 2019 15:29 BST

A new project will bring literature to life for GCSE pupils by taking them out of their classrooms and into two North East art galleries.

Digital library brings Sterne and adaptations online

Digital library brings Sterne and adaptations online

Press releases   •   Apr 18, 2019 09:06 BST

Rare books inspired by one of the 18th century’s most successful authors will be made available to the public for the first time through a new online library.

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