The site has a dual function. Firstly, it allows both established and prospective trade customers to see new and existing products together with information on how to best market them. Secondly itallows the general public, who are finding it difficult to source Alex's work locally, an opportunity to purchase on the web.
Carl has recently paired up with long time hood maker John Mease of JM Falconry Hoods to start making a new range of hoods. These Painted Hoods (see left) are a great show of craftsman ship anddedication to their work from this pair of artists. These hoods are a great show of the talent both these artist hold and how they can be versatile in their field of work. Take a further look here on our Painted Hoods page.
The gallery in the centre of Durham City, showcases a fine range of contemporary art, including: paintings, sculpture, furniture, ceramics, glass, jewellery and textiles. Janet is a self taught glassartist working in fused glass, leaded stained glass and Pate de Verre. She works full time designing and producing commissions for domestic and commercial projects around the UK.
On the upper floor we stock a comprehensive selection of art and craft materials to satisfy the needs of both professional and amateur artists. If you want to buy your art ready made, you will enjoybrowsing through our range of originals and prints, many of which feature Durham as their subject matter. Should you have artwork that needs framing we offer a bespoke service with a range to suit all budgets. Enquire in the shop.
Sanctuary Artspace is Gateshead's newest gallery housed in Gateshead's oldest building - St. Edmund's Chapel, a 13th Century working church on Gateshead High street. Sanctuary Artspace is available tohire, providing artists with a platform for getting their work shown to a new audience and their voice heard in local culture. Please see our information for artists if you are interested in hiring the space.
We are delighted to welcome Canadian media artist Jessica Thompson as our latest research residency artist. Her practice investigates spatial and social conditions within urban environments throughinteractive artworks situated at the intersection of sound, performance and mobile technologies. Her current research investigates the ways that sound reveals spatial and social conditions within cities, and how mobile technologies complicate our relationship to place, territory and community.
All Picture Framing takes place on the premises using the best quality materials, and utilising techniques recommended by the Fine Art Trade Guild. We have built up an excellent understanding of thecorrect materials and techniques to use, ensuring the long term preservation of your valuable artwork or memorabilia.
A big thank you to everybody who participated in our show on Saturday night - it was fantastic. If you missed out, not to worry: our exhibition and installations are still open to visitors Wed - Sat12 - 5pm. Globe and House of Objects have put together a unique interactive installation in which a tree will "blossom" before your very eyes.
Welcome to the website for Gallagher & Turner, specialist picture framer and art gallery. When we first opened in Newcastle city centre in 1990, our aims were to provide both as extensive and as higha standard of craftsmanship in framing as possible. Through the years, because of this, we have completed many diverse and exciting framing projects for collectors, artists, galleries and museums. We treat every framing job as special: a snapshot, a postcard, a medal or a sketch are all worthy.
From the delicate flowing floral elegance of Art Nouveau, contrasting with the bold colours, geometric shapes and streamline of Art Deco, to the simplicity and naturalistic forms of the Arts & Craftsmovement. Time Antiques offers a unique and vast collection of the finest Art Nouveau and Art Deco pieces.