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Stuart Whipps

Stuart Whipps

Stuart was commissioned by NEPN in partnership with the Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art, Sunderland. Photographer Statement Recorded Amendments Stuart Whipps’ new video commission Recorded Amendments: The Carboniferous Epoch (2013) examines how …

Sarah Pickering

Sarah Pickering

‘ Celestial Objects’ Commissioned by Locus+ in partnership with NEPN. Photographer Statement Photography is used by astronomers to look back in time. Observed wavelengths reveal the elements that form distant …

BlackLab: David Oates and Mishka Henner

BlackLab: David Oates and Mishka Henner

Mishka Henner and David Oates (known collectively as BlackLab) were recently awarded a funded commission to create a new work for the 8th edition of the Berwick Film & Media …

Aaron Guy

Aaron Guy

Commissioned in partnership with the North of England Institute of Mining and Mechanical Engineering (NEIMME) Photographer Statement Recovery of reserves [pre- ƒace] 2011. There are new horizons coming into our …

Richard Stout

Richard Stout

Research Residency in partnership with Belfast Exposed Interesting parallels between the industrial, economic and social histories of Newcastle and Belfast can be drawn and both cities and regions have a …

Laura Guy

Laura Guy

Photographer Statement ‘I have seen them in performance of their function: they always arrive extremely tired from their journeys; they speak of a broken stairway that almost killed them; they …

The Social nominated for a Journal Culture Award 2013

NEPN is thrilled to be shortlisted for a Journal Culture Award, for The Social: Encountering Photography, in the category of Best Event Sunderland.  We’d like to thank all participating artists, …

Photographer Talk: Tim Mitchell

Tim Mitchell will be speaking about his practice with invited guests, photographers John Kippin and Paul Alexander Knox and geographer Mike Crang, on 22 January 2014 at 6-8pm to coincide …

Daniele Sambo ‘Sown’ – continues in Sunderland

Daniele Sambo has been awarded funds from Arts Trust Scotland to continue his series Sown in Sunderland, as an exciting legacy following his involvement in The Social.   The work …

The Social wraps up, well, nearly! Please tell us what you thought

Well, that was exhausting!   Although most of the installations have now disappeared you can still catch the following: Paul Alexander Knox and Ciara Leeming at Side Gallery until 21 …

Sigune Hamann – ‘In the name of’

Exhibition Preview: Sigune Hamann – ‘In the name of’ DLI Museum & Durham Art Gallery Preview: Friday 12 July - 6.00pm Exhibition open: Saturday 13 July to Sunday 6 October 2013 ‘In …

Therblig – Wideyed Exhibition

Therblig Exhibition preview July 13th 2013 2-4pm Opening 13-19 July 2013 Free Admission Opening times Saturday and Sunday: 10am – 4pm Monday to Friday: 9am – 5pm