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

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Friends of the University of Newcastle
2014 Acquisitive Art Prizes and Art Fair

Viewings: Wednesday 23 July to Friday 25 July 10am – 5pm

Announcement of Prizes: Friday 25 July at 5pm

Commencement of Art Fair sale: Friday 25 July at 6pm

Exhibition continues: Saturday 26 July and Sunday 27 July 12noon – 4pm

Tjunka Lewis  Tjunka Lewis untitled, acrylic on box canvas 41 x 51cm, Warakurna Artists, WA.
Courtesy Aboriginal and Pacific Art, Sydney.

The popular Friends of the University of Newcastle Art Fair will this year feature three generous Acquisitive Art Prizes along with the Art Fair sale....  read more about the 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.