Sunday: 10am – 5pm
The gallery space will be open from (10-5pm) with the opportunity to see the current exhibition For Solidarity.
There will be a free drop-in workshop from (12-3pm) hosted by writer Rob Sharp who will asking participants to get involved in storyboarding, creative writing and drawing around the themes of journeys in relation to solidarity. Rob has recently been based at the Comfrey Project in Gateshead and supported the residents to produce a short documentary which is currently on display in the the gallery space.
Later in the afternoon (3-5pm) local poet and artist Midge Ryall will be talking about the power of storytelling and encouraging people to connect with others through the processes of collaborative writing and art making. Midge also features in the current exhibition For Solidarity and within the workshop there will be time for participants to contribute and interact with a digital body of work, which explores the process of connecting with others through storytelling.
Accessibility: NewBridge Gateshead has full street-level accessibility. This event will take place on the ground floor of NewBridge Gateshead. Please contact us prior to visiting if you require additional information regarding access and facilities.