Upcoming events

Ordinary Intricacies

Event • 14 Jul 2021 from 10:00am - 8 Aug 2021 until 5:00pm

Ordinary Intricacies

Ordinary Intricacies is a group exhibition that explores the interplay between elemental materials that are worked up to images, objects or vessels that are made intricate through the patterns and dynamics found in natural relationships.

Past events

Ordinary Intricacies

Event • 14 Jul 2021 at 10:00am

Ordinary Intricacies

Ordinary Intricacies explores the interplay between elemental materials that are worked up to images, objects or vessels that are made intricate through the patterns and dynamics found in natural relationships. The seemingly ordinary becomes exquisite when these elements are employed…

SignNature

Event • 10 Jun 2021 at 6:00pm

Sign/Nature Exhibition Opening

Join us at Watt Space Gallery from 6pm to celebrate the opening of Sign/Nature, a student exhibition celebrating all aspects of creative practice from studio-based courses in Visual Communication Design.…

SignNature

Event • 9 Jun 2021 at 1:35pm

SIGN/NATURE Student Exhibition

SIGN/NATURE is a student exhibition celebrating creative practice and featuring design, publications, animation, and illustration projects from studio-based courses in Visual Communication Design.Exhibitors have responded individually and collectively to the SIGN/NATURE theme in unique ways. Some have de-constructed the exhibition…

Painting

Event • 1 May 2021 at 2:00pm

Exhibition: gatherED

Please join the artists for the exhibition launch Saturday 1st May, 2 - 4pm.gatherED brings together a group of mid-career artists and alumni who are celebrated members of the University community. With careers that span our region and beyond, each…

Painting Misty Barrier

Event • 28 Apr 2021 at 12:00am

gatherED

gatherED brings together a group of mid-career artists and alumni who are celebrated members of the University community. With careers that span our region and beyond, each artist has a particular and profound relationship to our place, our University and…

Paintbrushes

Event • 30 Mar 2021 at 12:00pm

Cultural Collaborations: Art-making and placemaking workshops

The Wollotuka Institute, The University Library, and the Gallery are excited to work together on our newest placemaking project: Cultural Collaboration.In celebration of The Wollotuka Institute’s new space inside the Auchmuty Library, all students and staff are invited to take…

Sally Mulda, Abbott’s Camp 2016

Event • 3 Apr 2020 at 5:30pm

TRUTH: THEN / NOW / EVERYWHEN | Opening

OPENING FRIDAY 3 APRIL FROM 5:30PMTRUTH: THEN / NOW / EVERYWHEN emerged from a theoretical exhibition presented in the context of a submission to the editor at a prominent Australian art magazine, exploring ideas around truth-telling, brutality and the story…

Susan Zglinicki, Unknown Lands 2 2018

Event • 6 Mar 2020 at 5:30pm

Watt Space Gallery March Exhibitions - Opening Night

Join the artists to celebrate the launch of four exhibitions:[CENSURATIVA]Crystian CruzEPHEMERAL COMPOSITIONSKathryn JeanesCOMMUNE WITH NATUREMary GrahamUNKNOWN LANDSSuzi Zglinicki.Exhibition dates: 6 - 29 March.More details about the exhibitions can be found hereYou can RSVP to the Facebook event hereImage: Suzi Zglinicki,…

Thumbnail image for the presentation from Professor Alan Male

Event • 27 Feb 2020 at 5:30pm

The Real World Impact Of Illustration - presented by Professor Alan Male

Join Professor Alan Male as he shares his insights into the power of illustration. The University of Newcastle School of Creative Industries invites you to join this fascinating and thought provoking lecture in which Professor Alan Male discusses how illustration…

Waiting for Equality Promo Image

Event • 7 Dec 2019 at 3:00pm

Exhibition Launch: Waiting for Equality

Please Join Deputy Lord Mayor of Newcastle Councillor Declan Clausen for the launch of the Waiting for Equality exhibition. SATURDAY 7 DECEMBER FROM 3PM AT WATT SPACE GALLERYAll are welcome to attend.Waiting for Equality is an exhibition that brings together…

Waiting For Equality Public Lecture

Event • 28 Nov 2019 at 6:00pm

Waiting for Equality Public Lecture and Q&A

WAITING FOR EQUALITY PUBLIC LECTURE AND Q & AParenthood, Religion & Marriage EqualityWith Michelle Lancey and Rev Dr Rod Pattenden28 November 6-8PMWatt Space GalleryCnr Auckland & King St, Newcastle MICHELLE LANCEYMichelle Lancey has been a strong advocate for LGBTQI equality…

Tim Ross - 'MOTEL' Book Image

Event • 20 Nov 2019 at 7:00pm

Tim Ross - Book Talk | MOTEL: Images of Australia on Holidays

Join Tim Ross for a nostalgic, thought provoking and funny exploration of Australian holidays of the past. Using storytelling and Australian Motel history, Tim will take you on a sentimental motel journey.Wednesday 20 November, 7PMVenue: Watt Space Gallery20 Auckland Street,…

Event • 17 Nov 2019 at 5:30pm

Red Carpet Screenings, 4th Annual Newbie Awards, 2019

Come and see the best short films from the School of Creative IndustriesThis is a curated celebration of the moving images, screening the year’s best:drama,documentaries,10-shot films,animationsand major screen works.At the end of the screening, the annual “Newbies” will be announced,…

The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.