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Talks & Events at the Laing Art Gallery

Explorations of the Red Planet Rock by Rock by Professor Monica Grady
Laing Art Gallery, Wed 18 June, 14:00-15:00, Tickets £4 (£2.50 concessions)

Leading British space scientist and Professor of Planetary and Space Science at the Open University Monica Grady shares her expert knowledge about our planetary neighbour Mars.This talk will be introduced by Dr Pete Edwards from Durham University. 

To book tickets, please call the Laing Art Gallery on 0191 211 2121 or email learning@laingartgallery.org.uk to find out more.

Past Mariner 9 events:

In Conversation with Kelly Richardson
Laing Art Gallery, Wed 14 May, 14:00-15:00, Free (booking required)

A fantastic, free opportunity to meet artist Kelly Richardson and find out about how she made the giant video installation Mariner 9.

The Late Shows 2014 
Laing Art Gallery, Sat 17 May, 19:00-23:00, Free (no booking required)

Enter the great unknown as the Laing takes you on an intergalactic adventure inspired by Mariner 9. Experience another world with strange lights and sounds and make your own mechanical creatures and constructions using space junk, plus artist Kelly Richardson will be making a special guest appearance.

Welcome to the website for Pixel Palace, Tyneside Cinema’s digital art programme, which ran from 2008-2014. Here you can explore our archive of exciting art commissions and exhibitions, as well as the artists we worked with over that time. You can find out more about what is happening with the current Tyneside Cinema Arts Programme at www.tynesidecinema.co.uk/art.