New Acquisitions

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The Gallery collection continues to grow each year as a result of benefaction and carefully selected acquisition. This selection of recently acquired works of art showcases the diversity and significance of the Newcastle Art Gallery collection across media such as painting, sculpture, drawing, photography, printmaking and Australian and Japanese ceramics.

Abdul-Rahman ABDULLAH
The men who sold lies 2018
carved wood, painted
dimensions variable
Purchased through the Gil Docking Bequest 2019

Tamara DEAN
Primordial, Instinctual 2016
archival pigment print on cotton rag
148.1 x 163.0cm
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Prgram by Tamara Dean ‚Äč2019

Tamara DEAN
Nick #1, This Too Shall Pass 2010 
archival pigment print on cotton rag
75.0 x 100.0cm
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program by Tamara Dean 2019

Tamara DEAN
Woman, Only Human 2011
archival pigment print on cotton rag
38.0 x 58.0cm
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program by Tamara Dean 2019

Tamara DEAN
Anti Aircraft Gun Emplacement, North Fort 2017
archival pigment print on cotton rag 
75.0 x 100.0cm
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program by Tamara Dean 2019

Tina HAVELOCK STEVENS
THE BREAKWATER  2018
HD single channel video with sound, 16:9 aspect ratio
8.50 minutes
Camera: Jack O'Toole
Editor: Tina Havelock Stevens
Sound: Tina Havelock Stevens
Voice: Ann Hardy
Purchased through the Gil Docking bequest 2018

Kenji KUSAKA
Boundary - Blue 1979
woodblock print
18.4 x 26.0cm
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program by Gaye Hart 2019

Dani MARTI
Orifices 2000-2005
scourers, mixed media
dimensions variable
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program 2018
Newcastle Art Gallery collection

Louise OLSEN
Hidden Lake 2018
oil on linen 
182.4 x 151.8cm
Les Renfrew Bequest 2019

Stephen ORMANDY
Offering 2018
200.0 x 300.0cm
Les Renfrew Bequest 2019

John R WALKER
Shed interior 2010
archival oil on polyester
177.0 x 474.5cm
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program 2018
Newcastle Art Gallery collection

Patricia WILSON-ADAMS
John Donne walks in my country 1-8 2006 
intaglio, aquatint, engraving on Arches paper
22.5 x 91.5cm each 
Gift of the artist 2019

NAG-2019005-3-WALKER-001thumb.jpgmage: John R WALKER Shed Interior 2010 archival oil on polyester 177.0 x 474.5cm Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program by Christopher Hodges and Helen Eager 2018 Newcastle Art Gallery collection Courtesy the artist