Margaret Olley: Life’s journey

Margaret Olley arriving in Port Swettenham, Kuala Lumpur, Maylasia 1969 (Photograph supplied courtesy of Mrs Wilma Knight)

This exhibition will provide a unique insight into the world around Margaret Olley from the early 1950s to the 1970s through her watercolours and pen and ink studies, tracing the places in which Olley has lived and the cities throughout the world to which she has travelled. This exhibition developed by The University of Queensland Art Museum will include previously unexhibited works on paper, sketch books and archival material drawn from national, state, private collections, and the artist’s private collection.

Go to the University of Queensland's podcasts and vodcasts for Margaret Olley: Life's journey.

Adult: $5
Concession, Gallery Foundation and Society Members: $2
Pre-booked school groups: Free


Newcastle Art Gallery
1 Laman Street
Cooks Hill