Contemporary Art at BALTIC

  • BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art |
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  • Friday, 10 June 2011 - 18:30 until 18:30
Members' Drinks Reception and Talk by Chief Curator Laurence Sillars

"All art has once been contemporary and all art quickly becomes old" - Maurizio Nannucci

An exclusive opportunity to engage with the debate surrounding new art, which will also include a preview of the latest exhibitions at BALTIC, focusing on a major exhibition of the work of Robert Breer, one of the world's most influential animators and film makers. Our Speaker is BALTIC's outstanding Chief Curator, Lawrence Sillars, who has been responsible for many major national and international exhibitions and commissions. he is especially qualified to offer us an overview of the contemporary art scene and he will include the key factors influencing the current exhibitions and anticipate the Turner Prize, which will be shown here later this year.

Venue details

BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art Gateshead Quays, South Shore Road, GATESHEAD Tyne and Wear NE8 3BA 0191 4781810 www.balticmill.com