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 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.

We value community engagement and welcome the public to engage with our many exhibition openings and public programs throughout the year. See sign up tab to your right for event updates.

Current Exhibition


Graduating students from the Bachelor of Fine Art (Honours)

30 November - 10 December

Sandra Walker

This exhibition celebrates the work of students completing the Bachelor of Fine Art (Honours) degree at the University of Newcastle in 2016. Graduating students have worked with a range of different media and processes to create pieces that reflect their achievements in becoming independent and professional artists.

The University Gallery and Watt Space will host concurrent exhibitions, with a third project at The Lock-Up. The University Gallery will feature works by six BFA (Honours) students presenting their final works for examination, including Rebecca Delaney, Maddyson Hatton, Vicki Pearce, Andrew Styan, Sandra Walker and Alexandra Williams. Watt Space will exhibit the final works of Honours students Ryan Fitzgerald, Amy Hamilton, Jess Jones, James McFarland and Jessica McLeod-Yu (30 November – 18 December 2016). A curated project by Andrew Styan, Every Breath We Take, will also be held at The Lock-Up (10 December 2016 – 29 January 2017).

Please join the artists for the exhibition launch at the University Gallery:

Saturday 3 DECEMBER from 2pm.

Exhibition dates: 30 November - 10 December 2016

Sandra Walker, Telluric: Composition III, Divinum Cosmologia (Emanating Cosmologies), 2016, studio production, beeswax and Wollemi red oxide soil, dimensions variable.

Keep up to date on exhibitions at the University Gallery by visiting our blog or Facebook page

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

University Gallery map