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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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Being a bit of a philistine I don’t particularly get modern art but I was impressed by the Hatton... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
NiallFleming
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Bardon Mill, United Kingdom
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As a Friend of the Hatton Gallery, I'm delighted to see the new renovations since the gallery... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Judith R
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Being a bit of a philistine I don’t particularly get modern art but I was impressed by the Hatton Gallery. I have to confess that I never visited it while at the University but it is definitely worth a look in and the PhD student...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As a Friend of the Hatton Gallery, I'm delighted to see the new renovations since the gallery reopened in Oct. 2017. There is now extra gallery space and a new learning space. I regularly attend workshops there.There are events for adults and children. There is...More

Thank Judith R
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Hatton is a stunning little gallery, tucked away in Newcastle University. It has always been a favourite of mine but even more so since it’s recent renovation which has been done so beautifully. The venue is attracting some great exhibitions recently and this year’s...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm lucky enough to live in Newcastle so can call The Hatton, my favourite local! The exhibitions that The Hatton has staged since it reopening in October 2017 have been phenomenal. The curation of which has shown astonishing insight into the importance of Newcastle university's...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A first visit and we were impressed. The gallery’s small, free (though donations are encouraged of course), attractive and spacious, and its open 6 days a week. Most of what’s displayed is via specific exhibitions - we were lucky enough to catch the Kurt Schwitters...More

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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 14 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 19 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.

Thank abravocado
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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 24 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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