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



13 March 2020 - 26 July 2020

The Collective Studio Artists and Jessica Bennett present this exhibition of over 34 artworks at Pineapple Black, Middlesbrough

Scramble platforms 34 emerging artists; showcasing work created during their time on The Collective Studio 2019/2020 at The NewBridge Project in Newcastle upon Tyne.

The Collective Studio provides practitioners with affordable studios & workspace for 9 months, access to peer-led training and development events. This includes mentoring and a series of professional creative opportunities to develop and challenge practice outside of an institutional framework and generate resilient and imaginative approaches to creative practice. The Collective Studio is open to all creative disciplines including visual artists, curators, filmmakers, photographers, performers, writers, architects, sound artists, designers and creative producers/organisers.

The Collective Studio is run by The NewBridge Project in partnership with Newcastle University and its Institute for Creative Arts Practice.

The exhibition was curated by Jessica Bennett, and features work by…

Georgia Bates | Evan Beesley | Claire Breach | Kara Chin | Polina Chizhova + James Stephen Wright  | Eve Cromwell | Susannah Curran | Victoria Doyle | Pauline Easby | Alix Emery | Sorcha Gibson | Rebecca Grant | Dolores Hobby | Imo Jeffes | Samuel Kennedy & Lydia Bailey | Harley Kuyck-Cohen | Ciara Lenihan | Tom Lines | Sue Loughlin | Euan Lynn | Richard Magee | Jenny McNamara | Haaris Qureshi | Holly Rich | Genevieve Slater | George Stewart | Meaghan Stewart | Will Stockwell | Betty and the Rat | Ellie Scorah | Erika Tyson Green | Matthew Young | Jawbone Jawbone


Originally opened pre-Covid-19 lockdown, on Friday 13 March. Reopened for selected dates in July 2020.

Originally opened pre-Covid-19 lockdown, on Friday 13 March. Reopened for selected dates in July 2020.