lunar orbit


following on from The Arts Catalyst's successful Republic of the Moon exhibition in London, a new group show curated by Alessandro Vincentelli brings together artists from Pakistan, Croatia and the UK to explore the enduring presence of the moon and the rich iconography of space on the popular imagination of artists

They Used to Call it the Moon at the Baltic Centre's Newcastle space, Baltic39, features lunar- and space-related film, photography, sculpture and collage alongside a programme of events where scientists, environmentalists, astronomers, artists and writers will share their knowledge and experiences in relation to the future possibilities of the moon. their fieldtrip to the Kielder Observatory on June 14 looks especially tempting