International Print Biennale: Birgit Skiöld

This is a historic exhibition. It is no longer available to visit and this page is only retained as a record of the previous event. For current and future exhibitions, visit our What's On page.

A display inspired by friendship and creative collaboration.

Birgit Skiold


Until 17 December 2016 (historic exhibition)


An exhibition exploring the friendship and creative collaboration between printmaker Birgit Skiӧld (1923-1982) with South Shields born poet and writer James Kirkup (1918-2009).

The exhibition presents a small number of intaglio and embossed prints gifted to Northern Print by the Birgit Skiöld Memorial Trust and focuses on Skiöld’s interest in Japanese gardens.