16 February to 6 April 2008
Level 1, Live Theatre
Broad Chare, Quayside
Newcastle upon Tyne
Kaleidoscope is a Crafts Council touring exhibition of 20 key Collection objects at Designed & Made, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, 16 February to 6 April 2008.
Collecting a Kaleidoscope is an exhibition of 20 objects from the Crafts Council Collection selected by Ralph Turner, renowned curator, writer and former Head of Exhibitions at the Crafts Council from 1979-1989. Collecting a Kaleidoscope is the fourth exhibition in the new Designed&Made gallery that opened in October 2007.
Collecting a Kaleidoscope represents the commitment of both the Crafts Council and Designed&Made to develop an audience for contemporary craft in the North East. By hosting Collecting a Kaleidoscope Designed&Made aim to bring craft of the highest international calibre to the region whilst also continuing their support of new and established regional designer-makers.
Collecting a Kaleidoscope is part of the Crafts Council Touring Exhibition Initiative that offers museums and galleries the opportunity to host innovative curated exhibitions showcasing the Crafts Council Collection.