The NewBridge Project Gallery is closed throughout March. NewBridge Books will be open as usual.


Sheyda Porter


October 2017, MA Curating, University of Sunderland, Sunderland, UK

September 2015-June 2016, First Class BA (Hons), Fine Art, Northumbria University, Faculty of Arts, Design, and Social Sciences, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK

September 2013-June 2015, FdA (Distinction), Fine Art Practice, School of Creative Industries, Newcastle College, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK


September 2017, Curator & Editor of LUNGS, an annual contemporary arts publication

July 2017, Editor of “Colour North East”, an artist colouring book project & community events in aid of Wearside Women in Need, Sunderland, UK

June 2015, Ultimacy, Co-Curator, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK

May 2014, Twenty Two Stitches, Co-Curator, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK


12 January-11 March 2017, Idea Generating Machines, Vane, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK



12-16 July, FLUX, The Chelsea College of Arts, London, UK


9 May 2017, 100 years of OUI, Kimberly Clark: a towel dispenser gallery, UK

27 April-13 May 2017, Fresh, Rural Arts, The Courthouse Gallery, Thirsk, North Yorkshire, UK

27-30 April 2017, “Where’s Your Coat, You’re Going To Be Cold”, Caustic Coastal, Salford, UK

24 April 2017, Cultivate Presents Something Black: An Art Exhibition Online

14-21 April 2017, “Where Is Your Coat”, curated by Shy Bairns @ isthisit?

25 March-9 April 2017, 11th International Arte Laguna Prize Exhibition, Venetian Arsenale, Venice, Italy

24-26 March 2017, Part 1:Hand In, 36 Lime Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK

15-22 February 2017, “Connections”, B&D Studios, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK