Newcastle Region Art Gallery

Newcastle Region Art Gallery is the custodian of one of Australia’s most substantial public art collections outside the major capital cities, and hosts a number of major exhibitions, tours, workshops and events throughout the year.

Newcastle Region Art Gallery

Collections

Newcastle Region Art Gallery has in its collection over 5000 works of art, and is Newcastle City Council's most valuable asset. The collection presents a comprehensive overview of Australian art from colonial times to the present day. In addition, the Gallery has a significant collection of Indigenous bark paintings and one of the finest collections of twentieth century Australian and Japanese ceramics held nationally. In recent years, the gallery has also developed a bold collection of contemporary Australian art.