Currently on exhibition at the University Gallery, the University of Newcastle. We welcome the public to our exhibitions and events.


The University Gallery

The University Gallery presents exhibitions by postgraduate students from the University of Newcastle, as well as curated exhibitions and touring shows that promote an awareness of contemporary artists, communities and disciplines. 

We value community engagement and welcome the public to come and support emerging and local artists at one of our many exhibitions or opening events throughout the year.

Current Exhibition

Charlie Sheard
Pure Abstractions – Colour, Drawing, Materiality

Exhibition: 23 April to 17 May 2014
Opening: Saturday 26 April at 2pm - free entry, meet the artist, all welcome
Charlie Sheard in Conversation: Wednesday 7 May at 12pm
Colour Workshop with Charlie Sheard: Thursday 8 May at 12.30pm

Charlie Sheard Pure Abstraction #2 Charlie Sheard Pure Abstraction #2 2006-2010, mixed media on raw linen, 214 x 198 cm

Charlie Sheard is one of Sydney's most well known abstract painters. He has spent thirty-five years slowly developing a language of pure abstract forms... read more about the exhibition.

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Gallery opening hours

The Gallery is open Wednesday to Friday 10am - 5pm, Saturday 12pm - 4pm, or by appointment. For enquiries please phone +61 2 4921 5255.