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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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Current Exhibition

Rae Richards:
Past Imperfect – Future Conditional

Exhibition: 26 November to 13 December 2014
Exhibition Opening: Saturday 29 November 3pm–5pm

Rae Richards 

Rae Richards Tree of Life 1974, applique on wool, 153 x 260.5 cm. The University of Newcastle Art Collection.

Rae Richards has been making art since the arrived in Newcastle in 1957. In paintings, textile works and decorated ceramics the common theme has been life enhancement, a personal celebration undiluted by trends or.... read more about the exhibition.

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