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Hidden treasure

Found this gallery by accident whilst looking round Eldon Square and Eldon garden,what an amazing... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2018
melaniedunn240
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Newton Aycliffe, United Kingdom
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Brilliant place to visit and to purchase Art

Superb place to select art for your home. Brilliant staff who are very helpful and go the extra... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
dancingassassin
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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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Art & design gallery in the heart of Newcastle upon Tyne. The gallery showcases and sells artwork from over 150 local artists. our wide variety of local art work includes original oil paintings, acrylic paintings and watercolour paintings, as well...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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45 Eldon Gardens | City Centre, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RA, England
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+44 191 231 2483
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 12 July 2015

This is a rabbit warren of a gallery tucked away on the top floor of Eldon Garden. Full of paintings,wood,glasses,photographs all by North East artists. We originally went for something for the office but may have found exactly what we were looking for to fit...More

2  Thank magpie_travels
Gair22, Owner at North East Art Collective, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2015

Many thanks for your review dated 12th July 2015. I am so glad you have found us, and, just maybe, the perfect pieces of art for both work and home. Regarding your comment about not being able to properly view the artwork we offer two...More

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 15 May 2015 via mobile

No coherence at all, simply designed to sell not please. Pushy salesman without the panache nor knowledge of art. Some of the work is so poor its laughable. Love the concept, just badly done.More

3  Thank Rebecca M
Gair22, Owner at North East Art Collective, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2015

Hello Rebecca-thank you for your review and I am happy that you like the unique concept that is North East Art Collective. The sole purpose of the business is to support over 150 Local artists & designers and to help them sell their work. Many...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Found this gallery by accident whilst looking round Eldon Square and Eldon garden,what an amazing place hundreds of pieces of art work something for everyone to enjoy and purchase. The artists are all from the North East and are extremely talented,the staff are very friendly...More

1  Thank melaniedunn240
Gair22, Owner at North East Art Collective, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Melanie, many thanks for the positive review and we are so pleased that you found us and as importantly that you liked what you saw. We now show the work of over 150 artists and designers who as you say all live and work in...More

Reviewed 10 August 2018

Superb place to select art for your home. Brilliant staff who are very helpful and go the extra mile, no pressure selling. There are hundreds of paintings and art pieces in here as you wander around all well displayed. There are buying options available too....More

Thank dancingassassin
Gair22, Owner at North East Art Collective, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2018

Hi, many thanks for taking the time to write a review,it is very much appreciated. We have been open for coming up 8 years and although situated in a quiet backwater that is Eldon Garden Shopping Centre it has given us the opportunity to have...More

Reviewed 16 May 2018

Cor what a talented lot the North East artists are, unfortunately I called in to pick up something and was short of time but could have spent a lot longer admiring the many pieces of artwork on show. I will be back.

Thank daveandlynda311
Gair22, Owner at North East Art Collective, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2018

First of all thanks for participating in our charity auction,it really is appreciated. Glad you like the gallery with its 150 artists work on display and they all live and work in the north east

Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Visited this after seeing so many good reviews on Tripadvisor. The location takes a little finding as it is hidden in Eldon Gardens on the top floor amongst some (currently) empty shops. However it is worth seeking out as there is a huge display of...More

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Gair22, Owner at North East Art Collective, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Many thanks for the lovely review it really is appreciated and we are so glad that when you eventually found us that you liked what you found.

Reviewed 15 January 2018

We paid a random visit to the North East Art Collective last week and it was fantastic! The setup John has created really works well with the space. It was brilliant to be able to walk around and see such wonderful art created by local...More

Thank abryden343
Gair22, Owner at North East Art Collective, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

Many thanks for the positive review which really does make all the hard work worthwhile. I am so glad that you enjoyed your visit and that the rest of your stay in Newcastle also lived up to your expectation. We look forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed 15 January 2018

Found this on Trip Advisor and was a highlight of our trip. What an Aladdin's Cave of delights! Art and bits for everyone. Would go back and buy more next time! And John was lovely to chat to and made us feel very welcome. Wish...More

1  Thank Suzie78_10
Gair22, Owner at North East Art Collective, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

Suzie,really glad that you found us on Trip Advisor and more importantly, that you then liked what you found. As you found out, we now show the work of 150 of the Regions very best artists and designers, some of whom were unknown when we...More

Reviewed 4 January 2018

I had a little wander around this art gallery and I loved it. The paintings it was selling were just so beautiful, it really made you want to buy them!!! And most of the artists are from the North East as well ;)More

Thank Alexandre C
Gair22, Owner at North East Art Collective, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

Alexandre, we are so glad that you liked the gallery and took the time to leave us a review.To clarify, all the 150 artists live and work in the North East. We are justifiably proud to have such amazingly talented folk in our Region. Hope...More

Reviewed 30 December 2017

Hidden gem of a gallery. Lots of interconnected rooms with some fantastic local art. Friendly helpful service. Something for everyone. Well worth a visit.

Thank Lynn B
Gair22, Owner at North East Art Collective, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

Lynn,Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review it really is appreciated. Hope you have a happy and Healthy New Year, John

Reviewed 30 December 2017

Wander through the many rooms with wonderful art from local artists, many are at affordable prices. We have bought many wonderful pieces from here . Even if you just want to look there such to see and admire.

Thank peteburnip
Gair22, Owner at North East Art Collective, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

Many thanks for the review it is always appreciated, John

Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

This is a hidden gem in Newcastle’s Eldon Garden Shopping Centre. It has over 150 different artists who sell their artwork through the gallery. There is artwork for every taste and budget. Highly recommend this art gallery for the superb art work & fantastic customer...More

Thank JaneyL79
Gair22, Owner at North East Art Collective, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2017

Janey, many thanks for taking the time to leave a review, it does make a big difference to know that we are doing something positive for the Art market and its exponents in the North East. Wishing you and your family a happy and healthy...More

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