Exhibitions 2018

ARCHIBALD PRIZE 2017

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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YOUNG ARCHIE: NEWCASTLE

12 May - 24 June 2018
The display of finalist works drawn from over 300 applications, all submitted by Hunter-based budding artists between the ages of 5 to 18.
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IN-FORM: Sculpture from the collection

7 April - 13 May 2018
Featuring sculpture from the Newcastle Art Gallery collection a number of the artists on display have made significant contributions to the history and evolution of contemporary sculpture in Australia.
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ELISABETH CUMMINGS: interior landscapes

3 March - 29 April 2018
Elisabeth Cummings graduated from the National Art School, Sydney in the 1950s in the heyday of Abstract Expressionism and has been painting remote areas of Australia since.
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GRISAILLE: Shades of grey from the collection

3 February - 2 April 2018
The French word ‘Grisaille’ is the practice of using a colour palette restricted to grey, however it can also be neutral, elegant and calm.
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