The University Gallery presents exhibitions by postgrad students from the University of Newcastle. We welcome the public to our exhibitions and opening events


The University Gallery

The University Gallery presents exhibitions by postgraduate students from the University of Newcastle, as well as curated exhibitions and touring shows that promote an awareness of contemporary artists, communities and disciplines. 

We value community engagement and welcome the public to come and support emerging and local artists at one of our many exhibitions or opening events throughout the year.

Current Exhibitions

Shadowline & Spiritlands

Exhibition: 26 March to 17 April 2014
Combined Opening: Saturday 29 March at 2pm - free entry, meet the artists, all welcome

Nicole Chaffey

Nicole Chaffey Three Tree Creek 2013, graphite on paper

Shadowline: Contemporary Drawing

Nicole Chaffey | Anne Judell
Jennifer Keeler-Milne | Franc Hancock

A Glasshouse Regional Gallery exhibition curated by Niomi Sands

Shadowline is a celebration of drawing and features recent work which explores light and shadow, combining ideas relating to atmosphere... read more about the exhibition.


Cherie Johnson | Nicole Chaffey
Tara Standing

Tara Standing 

Three women explore disconnection and reconnection to land and spirit through photography and video.... read more about the exhibition.

In conjunction with the exhibiiton Spiritlands, the University Gallery will be hosting an Artist Talk and a Sunprint Workshop. See the exhibition page for full details.

See more information on our latest exhibition and opening events.

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.