Picture of the month
Join the Friends of the Laing for a free 45 minute talk every Saturday morning
Until Saturday 16 December
Until Saturday 15 December
11am every Saturday
Free, donations are welcome
Meet in the Marble Hall to take part
Take a break from the hustle and bustle of the city centre every Saturday morning with a free talk from the Friends of the Laing Art Gallery. Find out more about some of the paintings in our collection and share your experience with fellow art lovers.
Mrs Elizabeth Riddell (1763) by Joshua Reynolds
A View of Newcastle (also known as The Mayor's Barge on the Tyne) (1828) by John Wilson Carmichael.
The Catapult (1868-72) by Edward Poynter
'The Bard' (1817) by John Martin
A Border Fair (1865) by John Ritchie
*There will be no talks on Saturdays 23 & 30 December due to Christmas holidays