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D6: Culture in Transit

D6: Culture in Transit

D6: Culture in Transit are visual arts producers and policy advisors, promoting the role of artists in the sustainable development of towns and cities. Working with extraordinary artists and intrepid partners, they develop projects which capture and reveal the stories that unite us.  Through research, commissioning, and presentation their programme promotes the value of the arts in creating fairer, informed and more generous societies.

The residency programme provides opportunities for artists to develop their practice. Furthermore they arrange artists talks and networking events for the residents so that they can be introduced to new networks and present their work to a wide audience. The artists studio is based in their offices in Newcastle in the United Kingdom. They offer funded residency opportunities throughout the year. If you are interested in financing a residency yourself or are planning on raising your own funding, please contact them at


Possible artist talk.

Accommodation Information 

None provided. D6 provides accommodation guidance.

Studio Information 

Self-contained city centre studio space (1 studio x 520 sq/ft (48.3 m/sq)), Wireless broadband, 24hr. access, kitchen, electricity & heating, natural daylight, on-site and administrative support.

Technical Information 

All artists can have access to D6 equipment, critical support and introductions to arts networks in the region. The artist is expected to be mostly self-reliant and familiar with the media they want to use.


D6 is based in the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne, UK. Minutes away from Newcastle central station (train & metro); 10-minute walk from the bus station.


Thursday 14 January, 2021
Thursday 11 February, 2021
5 Charlotte Square
Venue Address
Newcastle upon Tyne

North , Newcastle upon Tyne

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