Radio Boredcast is a 744-hour continuous online radio project, curated by artist Vicki Bennett (People Like Us), co-commissioned by AV Festival and Pixel Palace, hosted by basic.fm.

Here is an exclusive Q&A with Vicki Bennett.

Datarama is a democratic data-sharing event: a show-and-tell session for people that like to make interesting things with technology.

Friday 14 December, 7:30pm 2012

A special event of all nine films
in one screening, accompanied by
an extended introduction.

Saturday 8 December, 4:15pm.


9 Intervals is a new multi-episode digital film work for the cinema auditorium by Aurelien Froment

Saturday 6 October - 8 December 2012

Datarama is a democratic data-sharing event: a show-and-tell session for people that like to make interesting things with technology.

Friday 5 October, 7.30pm

Treacleis a new installation by Rachel Lancaster. Inspired by the language of cinema, Lancaster’s work explores the interplay between reality and illusion.

2nd February - 30th March 2012

You are attending an audition for a role in a blockbuster movie. This is where the story starts…

Tuesday 4 September, 6pm 2012

The Inspection House (Training For The Family In How To Act) directed by artist Lucy Pawlak tells the story of a man who returns home to his strange family with the intention of coercing them into forming a drama group.

Saturday 1 September, 10.30am and 2pm 2012

Tyneside Cinema proudly presents Plazaville, an experimental  video artwork by GH Hovagimyan, based on Jean luc Godard's classic 1965 movie, Alphaville.

Friday 31 August, 12 noon - 10pm 2012

This series of guided tours present a fantastic opportunity to look behind the curtain and see just what our Artists in Residence are getting up to.

Saturday 25 & Sunday 26 August 2012

Max Hattler presents… is a one-off opportunity to see a specially curated selection of art work by the artist on the big screen. 

Thursday 23 August, 6.30 - 8pm 2012

Hand From Above by artists Chris O'Shea, on the NE1 Big Screen at Mounment, Newcastle upon Tyne.

Saturday 18 August - Sunday 19 August 2012

To mark the closing of artist Rachel Lancaster's mesmeric installation Treacle, Lancaster will be presenting a special compilation of films and live Foley sounds effects, revealing all behind the making of the work at Tyneside Cinema.

A special edition of Datarama, with 2012's Artists in Residence presenting the work they developed at Tyneside Cinema.

Friday 10 August, 7.30 - 9.30pm 2012

Another exciting Datarama event where digital artists share their ideas and projects! Hosted by Polytechnic.

18th May 2012, 7.30pm

Critical Conversation with Vicki Bennett:

Developing Practice in Participatory Settings

Wednesday 8th August 2012, 7-9pm


Datarama#17, a special AV Festival edition!

16th March 2012

Creative Times Panel Event

There’s no either/or anymore - digital is part of our creative lives. But is pre-digital expertise and aesthetics redundant, or is something much more interesting happening as old and new merge?

23rd February 2012

Step Sequence is a regular series of playful artists work sited on the central stairwell at Tyneside Cinema. For this event, artists Joëlle Bitton and Lalya Gaye transform the space into an interactive installation, Upstairs.

Friday 13th January 2012.

Datarama was back for 2012 with its sixteenth event! Pixel Palace and The Polytechnic co-hosted a platform for more informal offerings from those who love all things digital!

13th January 2012