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 Exhibitions

PODzome: in the middle of things

Exhibition: 10 to 27 September 2014
Opening: Friday 12 September at 6pm

Mandy Robinson PODzome Mandy Robinson All gone under the sea. All gone under the hill (detail) 2014, 240 x 120 x 30 cm, paper, ink, felt, thread and found objects

PODzome is a pulse. It is a map. It is a conceptual tuber. It is an ode to the constancy of local creative adaptations, experiments, expansions and contractions. In a broader context, PODzome marks change, flux and mobility in and around our more about this exhibition

Cherie Johnson: Wrapture

Exhibition: 10 to 27 September 2014
Opening: Saturday 13 September at 3pm

Cherie Johnson Cherie Johnson Wrapture 2014, photograph, 42 x 29.7 cm

Over the past four years Cherie Johnson has been working closely with a number of elders and various groups—learning and teaching the process of making traditional possum skin cloaks. During this time Johnson has observed and become fascinated 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.

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