On Friday 13th July Dominic worked with Year 5 pupils from St Joseph's RCVA Primary School to introduce them to the project and game showing them an early draft and a chance to test it out in the park. They also had the opportunity to create plasticine figures of the characters, both real and connected to Saltwell Park such as William Wailes, ...

Over the last few weeks, since Dominic Smith has started his residency, he has been spending time in Saltwell Park, meeting people who volunteer, work and play in the park and ran a number of sessions and public engagement events to help him develop the game. So far he has worked with a number of different groups including the Friends of Saltwell ...

July 04, 2018

The Keeper

In July, artist Dominic Smith will be working with Gateshead groups and users of Saltwell Park to create a game for the park. Drop by on Saturday 7th July, 2-5pm to the Saltwell Park Training Centre near the lake and bowling green to find out more and get involved in creating the game. Everyone is welcome. The game will be available to play ...

Those Northern Lights, So Pretty will showcase two North East based artists, Dominic Smith and Toby Lloyd, through two month long residency's during the period of the Great Exhibition of the North. Taking place in various locations around Bensham & Saltwell, such as Saltwell Park, Shipley Art Gallery and Gateshead Library, the residency's will ...