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This new exhibition at National Glass Centre celebrates four glass artists and eight of the country’s best jewellers, showing how the artform has evolved in recent decades. Cutting-edge designs will be on display in this ‘wearable glass’ demonstration.
This summer Discovery Museum is hosting an exhibition to celebrate 135 years of the Hoppings, the much-loved funfair held annually on Newcastle’s Town Moor. It will explore the origins of the Hoppings and at the travelling way of life of the generations of showmen and their families who bring the Hoppings to Newcastle. Expect to pick up some fairground lingo, enjoy a ride or two and take home a free balloon too.
Emma Bossons, the youngest ever elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, draws inspiration for her Moorcroft pottery from the countryside. She’ll be in the Sissons Gallery, on 30 September, signing work for visitors between 12pm and 3pm.