BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead
22 October 2022 - 30 April 2023
Free to all

Hinterlands is a group exhibition that invites us to consider our relationship with the land and its ecosystems.

The show considers the landscape of the North East, its histories, mythologies and legacies and potential futures for custodianship. New commissions and existing works by artists connected with the area reflect on ideas of rootedness and belonging, human and more-than-human relationships, boundaries, land and time in the era of the climate emergency. The artists showcased explore complex histories, mythologies, legacies and potential futures for its custodianship.

The idea of hinterlands – the land away from the coast or the banks of a river – is at the core of the exhibition, which explores what lies beyond the visible or known. Considering land and place as a complex layering of relationships, the exhibition will explore these ideas through innovative artistic processes and approaches, including through the possibilities of materials and contexts: geological, biological and social, shaped and hardened by history.


Michele Allen / Uma Breakdown / Jo Coupe / Laura Harrington / Emily Hesse / Alexandra Hughes / Mani Kambo / Dawn Felicia Knox / Sheree Angela Matthews / Anne Vibeke Mou / Sabina Sallis / Foundation Press

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