Katharine Welsh is Curator at BALTIC. She contributes to the conception and delivery of the arts programme including exhibitions and public programmes, curating projects and events in collaboration with others. Her work has ranged from co-curating Turner Prize 2011 to first UK solo shows such as Holly Hendry Wrot (2017).
Recent projects include the public realm commission Jane and Louise Wilson Suspended Island (2019); Rasheed Araeen: A Retrospective, toured from Van Abbemuseum (2019); Imran Peretta The Destructors (2020) with Spike Island, Chisenhale and The Whitworth, and the solo commission by Pakui Hardware Virtual Care (2021). Ongoing projects in collaboration with colleagues include BALTIC Family Days and the BALTIC podcast.