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Published: 5th February 2015

NGCV partner Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums (TWAM) has used its museums, galleries and collections to work with older people with dementia and people with mental health needs.

Published: 4th February 2015

New independent figures released by NGCV demonstrate that the partners’ have made a collective economic contribution to the North East of £404m in the past five years.

Published: 30th January 2015

Since opening in December 2004, Sage Gateshead has made a total economic contribution to the region of £283 million - almost three times the combined capital cost of Sage Gateshead’s building and all of the core revenue invested in the venue by the public sector over the last ten years.

Published: 5th November 2014

180 cultural leaders from across Europe gathered in NewcastleGateshead in October, as part of a major international conference to challenge assumptions about culture and consider its contribution to developing social and economic regeneration at local, national and European level.

Published: 1st October 2014

Building understanding of audiences and testing ways to communicate and engage with them is the focus of an NGCV research project, where partners will work together to develop more meaningful relationships with audiences.

Published: 1st October 2014

Promoting environmental sustainability in all its forms with staff, artists, performers and the public is an ongoing priority for NGCV and partners continue to work together on being greener.

Published: 1st October 2014

Building on successful research projects, a public campaign launches on 9th October to help families get involved in cultural events and activities, try new things and explore new places across the North East.

Published: 1st October 2014

Building on achieving the Equality Standard Gold Award, NGCV has continued to promote equality and diversity and address barriers to accessing culture, as well as to employment and training.

Published: 5th July 2014

NGCV has been awarded funding from the Digital R&D Fund for the Arts for The Unusual Suspects, a research project which explores a collaborative approach to using 'Big Data' to develop audiences.

Published: 21st May 2014

NGCV is part of the North East Artist Development Network, a collective of cultural venues, festivals and producers committed supporting creative talent in the performing arts. Recently secured from Arts Council England will help develop activities.

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