BEYOND Finale Weekend, Allenheads Contemporary Arts

  • North East
  • interdisciplinary arts, visual arts
  • Helen Ratcliffe



Date: Saturday 21 July - Sunday 22 July 

Time: 14:00 - 17:00

Location: Allenheads Contemporary Arts, Old School House, Allenheads, Hexham Northumberland, NE47 9HR

Celebrate the culmination of our BEYOND programme with us!  See work from over 30 regional and international artists in a series of exhibitions, events and installations - including some amazing midnight experiences.  Highlights include:

Cosmic Pond

Sarah Sparkes and Ian Thompson offer you the chance to listen to the microcosms of pond life at midnight, whilst exploring the cosmos above through the North Pennies Observatory Telescope. 

Far From Daylight

Robbie Coleman and Jo Hodges are back, presenting a live midnight experience exploring the edges, surfaces and boundaries that contain us!

The Astronomical Sublime

Join Robert Good for some spoken word in ACA’s gallery as he reflects and wonders upon our fascination with stargazing.  This event will be presented alongside new work from all artists who have been working with us on BEYOND.  Including: Henna Asikainen, Susan Eyre, Manpreet Kambo, Tom Beesley, Nicola Ellis, Jim Lloyd, Alexandra Hughes, Annie Carpenter, Katie Turnbull & Kit Macarthur, Daksha Patel, Phyllida Bluemel, Lucien Anderson and Tod Hanson.

Sunday afternoon BBQ

The weekend will close with a BBQ in the Old School House garden, where you can enjoy the dramatic panoramic views of the North Pennines.

This event is FREE to all.  Hope to see you there.