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Middlesbrough Art Weekender is back! After a year away, the largest contemporary arts festival in the North East returns with exhibitions, events, performances and workshops for all ages. MAW21 brings a programme of ambitious contemporary art projects informed by place.  Its theme for 2021 is ‘Infrastructure,’ offering a contemporary twist on the Tees Valley’s industrial heritage through new commissions and live performances. Confirmed artists include Fiona Crisp, Gordon Matta Clarke, Liz West, Ben Owen, David Shrigley, Nicola Ellis, Narbi Price, James Cauty and Katie Davies.

Opening Times

Thursday 30th September 5-9pm
Friday 1st October 10am-4pm
Saturday 2nd October 10am-4pm
Sunday 3rd October 12-4pm




Address: 31 Station Street, Middlesbrough, UK

Public Transport Directions

Middlesbrough Art Weekender takes place across several sites in Middlebsbrough town centre. The main space, The Auxiliary, is based at 31 Station Street and is a 2 minute walk from Middlesbrough Train station and a 10 minute walk from Middlesbrough Bus Station.

Where's Nearby

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The Auxiliary

0.21 Miles Away

The Auxiliary Warehouse houses two galleries, studios, workshops and a tool library. The newest ...

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Putter Chaos Adventure Golf

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Putter Chaos is an exciting new venue opening in April 2022, so you can soon enjoy the only ...

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Linthorpe Road Central

0.23 Miles Away

Linthorpe Road runs through the heart of Middlesbrough offering a busy and exciting retail hub that ...

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Platform A Gallery

0.25 Miles Away

Located in the railway station of central Middlesbrough, Platform A represents emerging and ...


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