Arts Award Directory

Welcome to our online directory. This resource will help you find the great arts and cultural organisations across the North East that all have something amazing to offer your school. You can search using geographical location, subject areas or key stages. These organisations can also help support your pupils achieve Arts Award!

106 Search Results

Hatton Gallery

The Hatton Gallery shows ever changing exhibitions of contemporary, modern and traditional art, as well as having a collection of 3,500 artworks. Young people and children can be supported in taking Arts Award at all levels.

  • Tyne and Wear
  • King's Road
    Newcastle University
    Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 7RU
  • 0191 208 6059
  • Website
  • Email

Hawthorn Arts

Hawthorn Arts uses visual arts to engage people of all ages and abilities,encouraging individuality and diversity, increasing confidence and awareness,developing skills, breaking down barriers, and promoting community cohesion.

  • Languages
  • Music
  • Key Stage Two
  • Key Stage Three
  • Key Stage One
  • Key Stage Four
  • History
  • HE
  • Geography
  • Further Education
  • English
  • Early Years
  • Drama
  • Design and technology
  • Dance
  • Cross-curricular
  • Computing
  • Art and design
  • Maths
  • Out of school
  • PE
  • RE
  • Science
  • SEND
  • SMSC
  • Tyne and Wear
  • 1 Hyde Street
    South Shields
    NE33 4LU
  • 0191 456 0822
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  • Email

Helix Arts

Helix Arts connects high quality artists with diverse communities to co-produce great art, from the Scottish Borders to the North York Moors. The team has recent experience delivering Gold Arts Award as well as other programmes.

  • Tyne and Wear
  • 2nd Floor, 51 Bedford Street
    North Shields NE29 0AT
  • 0191 241 4931
  • Website
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Laing Art Gallery

The Laing Art Gallery’s educational events, workshops and art classes are planned in close consultation with teachers. The team is trained in delivering Arts Award at all levels and is happy to support you on your Artsmark journey.

  • Cross-curricular
  • Art and design
  • Early Years
  • English
  • Further Education
  • Geography
  • HE
  • History
  • Key Stage Four
  • Key Stage One
  • Key Stage Three
  • Key Stage Two
  • Out of school
  • SEND
  • SMSC
  • Tyne and Wear
  • New Bridge Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 8AG
  • 0191 232 7734
  • Website
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Lawnmowers Independent Theatre Company

Lawnmowers Independent Theatre Company unlocks the capacity of people with learning disabilities to create, achieve, progress, and contribute. Its artists support mainstream and special educational needs schools, including those on their Artsmark journey, and also help deliver Arts Award.

  • Tyne and Wear
  • Swinburne House, Swinburne Street, Gateshead, NE8 1AX
  • 0191 478 9200
  • Website
  • Email

Live Theatre

Live Tales workshops can be used in support of Artsmark and Arts Award, inspiring children and young people to go on a journey into their imaginations, and to explore creative writing from a new perspective.

  • Tyne and Wear
  • Broad Chare, Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 3DQ
  • 0191 269 3488
  • Website
  • Email

The Bunker

The Bunker is a community music space in Sunderland that specialises in engaging hard to reach young people through fun and challenging music and media-related projects. It works with schools and youth groups city wide to enhance their creative projects, including Arts Award.

  • Tyne and Wear
  • The Bunker, 29 Stockton Road, Sunderland, SR2 7AQ
  • 0191 567 1777
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National Glass Centre

National Glass Centre provides educational and creative workshops to children and young people in glass, ceramics, screen printing, architecture, and a variety of other craft disciplines.

  • HE
  • History
  • Art and design
  • Geography
  • Further Education
  • English
  • Early Years
  • Design and technology
  • Cross-curricular
  • Key Stage Four
  • Key Stage One
  • Key Stage Three
  • Key Stage Two
  • Music
  • Out of school
  • Science
  • SEND
  • SMSC
  • Tyne and Wear
  • Liberty Way
    Sunderland SR6 0GL
  • 0191 515 5555
  • Website
  • Email

North East Music Cooperative

North East Music Co-Operative is an established independent company providing quality instrumental music tuition to schools throughout Newcastle and its neighbouring areas at an affordable price, engendering an enthusiasm for music making through participation.

  • Tyne and Wear
  • Out of school
  • Music
  • Key Stage Two
  • Key Stage Three
  • Key Stage Four
  • Further Education
  • McCracken Park, Great North Road, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE3 2DT
  • 0191 236 3999
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New Writing North

New Writing North is the reading and writing development agency for the North of England and an Arts Council England National Portfolio Organisation. Its broad programme includes a wide range of both targeted and open access projects for young people.

  • Tyne and Wear
  • 3 Ellison Terrace, Ellison Place, Newcastle, NE1 8ST
  • 0191 204 8850
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