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Newcastle Art Gallery

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A wonderful Olsen and Ormandy exhibition

Could have been just another regional gallery but the Olsen and Ormandy exhibition made it special... read more

Reviewed 4 December 2018
RonWamberal
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Sydney, Australia
Interesting but not outstanding

The best installation was of a set of photographs of an Australian Asiana stunned who was... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2018
ProvoSenior
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Canberra, Australia
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Reviewed 5 December 2018

Stopped here because we were in town for a couple of day.The venue itself is quite spacious and laid out in an easily accessible way. The current exhibit had some variety of size and installation pieces but the variation was lacking. If you are wandering...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 December 2018

Could have been just another regional gallery but the Olsen and Ormandy exhibition made it special. Have bought so much Dinosaur Design product from jewellry to housewares but this showed there is so much more to the team than design; they are actually wonderful artists...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank RonWamberal
Reviewed 26 October 2018

The best installation was of a set of photographs of an Australian Asiana stunned who was expressing her confusion about her identity. Not so keen on the others.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ProvoSenior
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We enjoy visiting this gallery - two floors - and large enough to hold some very interesting exhibitions from time to time. Honestly it is not a massive space (it would be great if it was bigger) - but I wanted to write this to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank durk94
Reviewed 1 August 2018

My husband and I visited here recently anticipating that we'd be able to spend quite some time viewing the current featured exhibition and exhibits in the other categories (6 categories including photography, painting, video and other media, sculpture, print etc) that the promotional materials promised...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Its good ambience, there's a women who teach to cut dan sticking on the papper then drawing... Very good place, recommended if your kid between 5-8 y.o.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank IrmaFavor
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

We visited specially to view last year’s Archibald Prize exhibition which we had missed in Sydney. What a great gallery. Easy access by lift or stairs to second level, no crowds, plenty of time to read everything about each work, no pressure to move on...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Bentley2012
Reviewed 24 May 2018

Minimalist in every way - that art, the attention of staff. The high point was buying a post care and the good coffee shop around the corner!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Carl A
Reviewed 23 April 2018

Newcastle Art Gallery is definitely worth a visit. You'll be surprised at what you might find on display. The Newcastle Regional Gallery has a wide range of art works in their collection - early landscapes of Newcastle attributed to Joseph Lycett, as well as works...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank abc26715
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Spent 2 days in Newcastle so made the most of available time to discover the sights and attractions of this very nice town on the coast which is about a 2 1/2 hr drive out of Sydney. Newcastle is very much a city to be...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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