Hatton Gallery is the creative heart of Newcastle University. For over fifty years, we’ve been central to some of the most influential thinking in modern art. Our permanent collection includes works of international significance and we benefit from the community of artists and academics in Newcastle University’s renowned Fine Art department.
Drop in Family Fun every Saturday 10am – 12pm
Come and get creative with the Hatton’s Art Cart! Full of help-yourself art activities for families to do together. Everyone welcome. Donations welcome, free entry.
The Hatton stages a highly-regarded programme of historical, modern and contemporary art exhibitions. Over recent years this programme has included major historical monographs, diverse partnership projects and exciting new commissions from leading contemporary artists. On permanent display is Kurt Schwitters’ Merz Barn, considered by many to be one of the seminal artworks of the twentieth century. Please visit our webiste for information on current exhibitions and events.