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Great North Run Culture is an annual series of arts projects, events and exhibitions which celebrate and explore sport and art.

Featuring film, photography, dance, drama, writing and much more, we use the world's largest half-marathon as the starting point for commissioning exciting and innovative art.

For invites to special events and exhibitions sign up to our mailing list

Recent News

Published by David Wright
A Great North Great: Jarra Jim

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@GNRCulture: It's our last day in the office at Great North Run Culture HQ, wishing you all a very happy festive season! See you in 2015!
@GNRCulture: Our co-commission with @Invisible_Dust ‘Rising’ by Adam Chodzko exhibiting at @NMMGreenwich.·think-environment/

Volunteer with us

We work with volunteers with a range of skills and experience to help deliver our annual programme of events, exhibitions and workshops. We are looking for people to join our team of enthusiastic volunteers to help steward our Great North Greats Exhibition.

Tell us what you think

If you've been to a Great North Run Culture event we'd love to hear what you think.

Do us a favour and tweet your feedback @GNRCulture or, if you'd like to comment on Claire Morgan's 'Gone With The Wind' exhibition, fill in our quick survey.

From our archive

Mark Wallinger: Camera Running (2012)
Watch this space for featured content from our archive going back to our very first commission in 2005...
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