Hazel Plater: The Re-emergence

9am – 5pm

Newcastle Contemporary Art

Newcastle Contemporary Art presents a solo exhibition by local photographer Hazel Plater in the High Bridge Works foyer.

Following the Covid-19 pandemic, Hazel Plater returned to the streets of Newcastle upon Tyne to record the re-emergence of people into the public space.

Photographed in a candid street style, the works in this social documentary series are sometimes humorous, sometimes poignant, and a celebration of the resilience, hope and pride that is found in community. These are ‘quick pics of people doing stuff’ and simultaneously a nuanced reflection on humanity, ourselves and our challenges.

High Bridge Works 39 High Bridge Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1EW

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12 September—12 October 2023


  • Mon 9am – 5pm
  • Tue 9am – 5pm
  • Wed 9am – 5pm
  • Thu 9am – 5pm
  • Fri 9am – 5pm
  • Level access
  • Lifts to all areas
  • Accessible toilets
  • Baby changing facilities (on ground floor of building)
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