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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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Excellent Gallery

I went to see the Sean Scully show which was brilliant. I thought the gallery itself was excellent... read more

Reviewed June 5, 2018
Chris B
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Morning Visit

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

Reviewed May 17, 2018
NiallFleming
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5 Jun 2018
“Excellent Gallery”
17 May 2018
“Morning Visit”
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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 June 5, 2018 via mobile

I went to see the Sean Scully show which was brilliant. I thought the gallery itself was excellent, spacious and airy showing the works very well. I went a number of times and on each occasion the staff were helpful and friendly. Overall superb

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Reviewed May 17, 2018

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 May 13, 2018 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

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Reviewed May 13, 2018 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 May 13, 2018 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 May 4, 2018 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 January 3, 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

Thank dawnGalicia
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TyneandWearMuseums, Manager at Hatton Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 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 December 6, 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 December 11, 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 February 14, 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 February 15, 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 December 19, 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 December 20, 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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