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.
Exhibitions by the University of Newcastle's School of Architecture and Built Environment
IAN WYN OWEN WITH MICHAEL J. OSTWALD AND NICHOLAS CHARLES FOULCHER
Please join the artists for the exhibition openingto be launched by Head of School, School of Architecture and Built Environment, Professor Sue Anne Ware: Monday 27 July from 6pm
Exhibition dates: Wednesday 22 July to Saturday 8 August 2015
Image: Ian Wyn Owen and Michael J. Ostwald, Villa Savoye Reimagined, 2015, digital and print, 84.1 x 118.9cm
In this exhibition the facades of ten famous houses – five Modern and five Post-Modern – are revisited using alternative representational strategies. Each new strategy seeks to uncover or reveal the underlying tensions or elisions in the work, using new colours, textures and images to question each architect's approach… Read more about the exhibition.
HARPREET (NEENA) MAND WITH MA COLLABORATIVE
Kaleidoscope of Indian Cities and Neel Raga
Please join the artist for the exhibition openingto be launched by Head of School, School of Architecture and Built Environment, Professor Sue Anne Ware: Monday 27 July from 6pm
Image: (L) MA Collaborative, Untitled, 2014, digital and print; (R) MA Collaborative, Untitled, 2013, digital and print
Kaleidoscope of Indian Cities: In a diverse country like India there are multiple interconnected lives that can be observed at any given time in its myriad cities. These lives, through their intersections and juxtaposition, generate multiple images that may seem contrary... Read more about the exhibition.
Neel Raga: The exhibition Neel Raga explores Indian aesthetics and use of color in the Indian built environment through photographic images of a particular courtyard house in the city of Jodhpur, within the Indian state of Rajasthan... Read more about the exhibition.
Please join the artists for the opening on Monday 27 July at 6pm.
All welcome. This is a free event and refreshments will be served.
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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.