Current exhibitions

artwork: Tony Albert's photograph 'Brother (Our Future)'

(in)visible: the First Peoples and War

This exhibition project considers war from the perspective of Aboriginal men and women: from the frontier violence that informs ongoing conflict and contemporary culture, to the ramifications of more recent wars. Until 17 May.


Jewellery Fair @ the Gallery

To coincide with the opening of Bodywork: Australian Jewellery 1970-2012, the fair will feature quality pieces by some of the Hunter’s best makers. The Gallery Society will host a gourmet barbeque from 12–2pm (tickets available on the day). Sunday 19 April 11am–4pm

Art Classes

Artmaking for all

We have a range of art classes to suit both children and adults. From clay to tie-dye and print there is something for everyone. Numbers are limited so please contact the gallery for details and to make a booking.

On Tour

Photo: Life in your hands installation

Life In Your Hands Tour

Our in-house exhibition project Life in Your Hands has just completed its 18-month Australian tour to venues in Victoria, South Australia, NSW, ACT and Queensland, where it was unanimously well received.