Newcastle & Gateshead

Arena is an exhibition space which focuses on cultivating community through local artists' work, based in the Ouseburn Valley, Newcastle upon Tyne.

Arena serves as a platform for local photographers and filmmakers to host their individual exhibitions, facilitating networking opportunities among artists and encouraging potential collaborative projects.

Arena hosts an engaging lineup of exhibitions, intimate events, talks, pop-ups featuring local makers, and workshops. Its diverse programme aims to highlight the richness of the area’s artistic community.