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Hatton Gallery

The Quadrangle | University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU, England
+44 191 222 6057
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Closed during holidays

We went on Jan 3, really looking forward to the Pop Art exhibition, having heard good reviews... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2018
dawnGalicia
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galicia
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Shwitters experience!

Found this on a Monday because the Laing gallery was shut. Interesting Hamilton work but the... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2017
freddielola
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3 Jan 2018
“Closed during holidays”
6 Dec 2017
“Shwitters experience!”
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The Quadrangle | University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU, England
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+44 191 222 6057
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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

We went on Jan 3, really looking forward to the Pop Art exhibition, having heard good reviews. According to their website, it was open. But when we got there, a notice on the interior door said 'closed until Jan 8'. We are in Newcastle for...More

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TyneandWearMuseums, Manager at Hatton Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Dear Dawn, I am sorry to hear that you were unable to visit Pioneers of Pop at the Hatton Gallery on 3 January. The closure of the Hatton Gallery over Christmas was listed on our website but we will take steps to review the prominence...More

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Reviewed 7 December 2017

Found this on a Monday because the Laing gallery was shut. Interesting Hamilton work but the highlight was the reconstruction of Schwitters wall.More

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TyneandWearMuseums, Manager at Hatton Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2017

Thank you for your 5 star review of the Hatton Gallery. We're are pleased that you enjoyed our Pioneers of Pop exhibition and our permanent display of Schwitters' Merz Barn Wall. We hope you will return again when our new season of exhibitions open in...More

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Reviewed 15 February 2017

We attended a course here and we were amazed by the architecture the buildings were fabulous like walking back in time a truly amazing experienceMore

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TyneandWearMuseums, Manager at Hatton Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2017

Thank you for your lovely review. We are very fortunate to have wonderful historic architectural features in our gallery. The Hatton Gallery is currently closed for a £3.8 million redevelopment, but I hope that you will visit again when we reopen in autumn 2017. Best...More

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Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

There is nothing exciting to be seen inside the gallery. You do find student exhibition work here from time to time, which aren't much more than student work.

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TyneandWearMuseums, Manager at Hatton Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2016

Thank you for your review The Hatton Gallery is currently closed for a £3.8 million redevelopment. I hope that you will visit again when the gallery opens in autumn 2017.

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Reviewed 25 January 2016

Last exhibition before a major refurbishment- interesting and esoteric collection on show featuring modern pieces(Francis Bacon) and local ,national and international artists some who were students. And the Mertz Wall !! Catch it before it closes in February

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TyneandWearMuseums, Communications Officer at Hatton Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2016

Thank you Paul for your lovely review.

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Reviewed 7 October 2015

I visit the Hatton from time to time and called in today to see the Lawrence Kavanagh exhibition and the "Unsensed" collection. Some of which I appreciated and some was difficult to interpret. It is always worth a look even if some exhibits are not...More

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Reviewed 22 June 2015

As a student at Newcastle University I have walked passed the Hatton Gallery for years, however, recently when friends came to visit I decided to take them there to kill some time after lunch. The art was as to be expected from art students but...More

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Reviewed 4 December 2014

This exhibition at the Hatton is simply excellent. It is crammed with images and writings from soldier artists and writers of the First World War. Although not an extensive exhibition it is deeply profound and moving. It is particularly moving to see manuscript drafts of...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2014

Bang in the old centre of the Newcastle University - very attractive in its own right since Union building done up - older entrance with steps is charming, but newer lift area down the road. Always got a range of modern exhibitions worth browsing -...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2013

This gallery is in Newcastle University campus off Barras Bridge, but part of Tyne and Wear Museums. Entry is free. We visited last week when there was an exhibition of modern art from the 60s and 80s, a real time lapse display, and a photo...More

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