North East art attractions win funding jackpots

The region's biggest grant goes to Sage Gateshead. Credit: Sage Gateshead

The Arts Council has announced which organisations will receive grants worth millions pounds across the North East.

Here are some of the big winners.

  • SAGE GATESHEAD - £10.5m

  • BALTIC CENTRE FOR CONTEMPORARY ART - £9.5m

Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art. Credit: Baltic

Despite requests, the Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art did not provide a statement.

  • BEAMISH & BOWES MUSEUMS - £2.1m

Beamish, the Living Museum of the North. Credit: Beamish Museum
  • MIMA - £1.5m

Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art Credit: Mima
  • NATIONAL GLASS CENTRE - £1m

National Glass Centre, Sunderland. Credit: National Glass Centre