Watt Space expands with the addition of three new exhibition spaces at Watt Street, acquiring the use of adjoining rooms in the building. Exhibitions increase to close to forty each year displaying the work of over two hundred student artists. The Australian Graphic Design Association toured its inaugural Biennial Award exhibition to Watt Space.

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.