Image shows the front of The University Gallery at Northumbria University's city campus


The University Gallery is Northumbria University’s art gallery in the centre of Newcastle Upon Tyne.

Come visit our changing exhibitions showcasing contemporary art and works from our permanent collection in Gallery North, and displays of historic artefacts from across Asia in the Woon Gallery of Asian Art.

For the latest news, click here: What’s On

Our Collections

The University Gallery collection contains modern and contemporary paintings, prints and drawings from around the world, with a focus on UK and North East artists. The collection holds the Norman Cornish Archive and the Charles Simms Archive.

In addition to the permanent collection, The University Gallery displays objects that are on long-term loan from the Woon Brothers’ Foundation in the Woon Gallery of Asian Art. This collection contains contemporary art alongside historic Asian works of art and objects which include pieces from across Asia, covering many different time periods and cultures.

To find out more about the collections and to search the collections online, click here: Collections

Plan Your Visit

The Gallery is open Tuesday – Saturday and is free entry for all visitors.

The latest information on opening times, visitor information and guidance can be found here: Visit Us

If you have any questions about your visit, please get in touch with us by clicking here: Contact