The University Gallery
The University Gallery presents curated exhibitions and touring shows that facilitate an awareness of contemporary art, artists, communities and disciplines. We also support and promote local and emerging artists through our exhibition program and present research exhibitions by our postgraduate candidates at the University of Newcastle.
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George Gittoes: I Witness
Exhibition: 1 to 25 October 2014
Cocktail launch: Wednesday 1 October at 6pm
Official opening: Wednesday 8 October at 12 noon
George Gittoes at Occupy Wall Street, 2011. Photo by Zony Maya
I Witness is a fusion of George Gittoes' compellingly confronting work. The amalgamation of Gittoes' works span over the past 45 years, from 1970s explorations from The Yellow House, 1980s documentary-making in the Philippines, 1990s documentary-art involvement in the Middle East, Rwanda and Cambodia....read more about this exhibition
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.