ELIOTH GRUNER: The texture of light

Elioth Gruner Spring morning 1917 oil on cardboard Gift of Dr Roland Pope 1945 Newcastle Art Gallery collection
26 July – 26 October 2014

A Canberra Museum and Gallery and Newcastle Art Gallery partnership exhibition

Elioth Gruner (1882 – 1939) was an outstanding painter of the Australian landscape and was awarded the Wynne Prize for landscape painting seven times.

The exhibition includes sixty paintings, from the artist’s impressionist beachscapes and farmland views of the 1910s, to the subtle and distinctive modernist landscapes of his maturity in the 1920s and 1930s.

General admission: $8
Members/concession: $5
Children under 12 and pre-booked education groups are free.

Touring Organisation


Newcastle Art Gallery
1 Laman Street
Cooks Hill