INTRODUCING: recent acquisitions

3 August – 13 October 2019
INTRODUCING some of the newest faces and figures to join the Newcastle Art Gallery collection, this exhibition presents a range of approaches to figurative representation across style, scale and media.
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3 August - 13 October 2019
The KILGOUR PRIZE 2019 is Newcastle's annual $50,000 art prize for figurative and portrait painting. Each year the Gallery receives hundreds of applications from across Australia.
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24 August - 3 November 2019
This exhibition celebrates a major new donation to Newcastle Art Gallery of 40 paintings by Australian artist Robert Dickerson with works of art dating 1995-2011.
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WISH YOU WERE HERE: landscapes from the collection

26 October 2019 - 26 January 2020
Wish you were here offers a unique adventure through the Australian landscape and beyond featuring works of art drawn exclusively from the Newcastle Art Gallery collection.
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16 November 2019 - 16 February 2020
Between two worlds aims to create conversations between artists and audiences while promoting the diversity of works of art being produced by Australian artists of Chinese heritage.
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GEORGE GITTOES: on being there

8 February - 26 April 2020
George Gittoes AM is a highly recognised Australian artist, photographer and filmmaker. For over four decades he has documented some of the world’s worst conflicts.
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WARWAR: The Art of Torres Strait

23 May - 9 August 2020
WARWAR: The Art of Torres Strait showcases the evolution and strength of Torres Strait Islander tradition and society through arts practitioners from the 19th Century to the emergence of the contemporary art traditions of today.
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