Art Deco by the Sea

Art Deco by the Sea at Newcastle’s Laing Art Gallery’s is very much about unfaded seaside glamour, celebrating a time when this distinctive style of art, architecture and design transformed the British seaside. During the 1920s and 30s, Art Deco…

The Enchanted Interior

The Enchanted Interior will explore the sinister implications of a popular theme in 19th-century painting: the depiction of the interior as a ‘gilded cage’ in which women are pictured as ornamental objects. Iconic Pre-Raphaelite and British Orientalist paintings by artists…

The Enchanted Garden

The Laing Art Gallery’s new exhibition, The Enchanted Garden, explores the garden as a ‘stage’ for the extraordinary, the magical, the atmospheric and the nostalgic and casts new light on the work of our best-loved artists. From the Pre-Raphaelites and…