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Arte Útil Grants open call

8 December 2015

We have launched the Arte Útil Grants for projects that seek to contribute to social change. ‘Arte Útil’, or useful art, is a type of practice focused on the applied dimension…

Localism exhibition rehang

4 December 2015

Localism has been open for almost two months now and we have been thrilled by the public’s positive response so far. Next week sees a rehang of parts of the…

Creative Age project brings art to those living with dementia

1 December 2015

Creative Age is a partnership between Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art (mima) and Gateshead-based charity Equal Arts. The 18-month project aims to develop dementia-friendly creative activities for older adults. Dementia-friendly…

mima welcomes back the Wonder Whys

30 September 2015

  Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art (mima) welcomes back their young people’s group with a bang this month. The Wonder Whys are a group of inquisitive 14-24 year-olds who are…

mima to bring art to the lives of those living with dementia

17 September 2015

Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art (mima) has partnered up with Gateshead charity Equal Arts, as part of a £96,000 initiative to bring art and creativity to those living with dementia…


21 July 2015

On Saturday 25 July we will be joined by Youth Speak, who will be running banana-themed activities at the Saturday Family Art Trolley from 1.00pm – 2.00pm. Youth Speak are attending festivals…

mima is to work in collaboration with Youth Speak to tackle images and portrayals of mental health stigma

6 January 2015

Laura Degnan will work with young people on Teesside following a successful bid by the Mental Health Research Group for the prestigious Leverhulme Trust Artist in Residence Grant.  The Mental…

Jewellery Gallery Opening Weekend in Pictures

8 October 2014

Last weekend at mima we celebrated the opening of our new jewellery gallery. On Saturday 4 & Sunday 5 October we welcomed hundreds of visitors for the opening weekend event,…

mima to receive over £1.5million in funding from Arts Council England for next three years

1 July 2014

Today Arts Council England has announced its National Portfolio Organisation (NPO) grant funding for 2015-18, and we are pleased to say that mima will receive a grant of £1,532,270 over the…

Job Vacancy – Director of mima

17 June 2014

Would you like to lead the artistic and cultural vision for a renowned international contemporary art gallery which is soon to become part of an acclaimed UK university? Do you…

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