IN-FORM: Sculpture from the collection

7 April - 13 May 2018
Showcasing key sculptures from the Newcastle Art Gallery collection by some of Australia and the world’s most renowned artists, often defying convention and principles of materiality, form and plasticity.
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12 May - 24 June 2018
Awarded to the best painting of a notable Australian, the Archibald Prize is a who’s who of Australian culture, from politicians to celebrities and from sporting heroes to artists.
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12 May - 24 June 2018
Budding artists between the ages of 5 to 18 are invited to submit a portrait for the Young Archie competition, as part of our family-focused activities for the Archibald Prize 2017 regional tour at Newcastle Art Gallery.
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26 May - 22 July 2018
Corpus interrogates the body, through works of art across platforms such as sculpture, painting, works on paper, performance, museum objects and video art drawn from the diverse collections across the Hunter Cultural Collective.
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PATRICIA WILSON-ADAMS: stain me with the intensity of black

7 July - 26 August 2018
Patricia Wilson-Adams has been a printmaker for most of her creative life. This exhibition includes her installation works and sculptures shown for the first time.
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4 August - 21 October 2018
The KILGOUR PRIZE 2018 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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8 September - 4 November 2018
THE 1818 PROJECT brings together eight contemporary local and national artists to address personal cultural histories and stories of Australian migration.
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FLORIBUNDA: from the collection

3 November 2018 - 27 January 2019
Latin for 'many flowers', the subject of flora has been an enduring and alluring theme for artists of all epochs and genres.
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OLSEN ORMANDY: A Creative Force

17 November 2018 - 17 February 2019
This exhibition celebrates the more than 30 year creative partnership of artists Louise Olsen and Stephen Ormandy. Painters, sculptors, print makers and designers, and founders of iconic Australian design label Dinosaur Designs.
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