Welcome to Wester, a curated place.

Wester is a new independently ran gallery space in Mulubinba / Newcastle West for emerging and established contemporary creative visual artists.

Founded in 2022 by Newcastle artist Justin Lees and located in Newcastle West. Wester oversees a dynamic schedule of regular exhibition openings, events and private functions. Wester provides a professional exhibition space to self-representing emerging and recognised local, national, or international multidisciplinary visual artists to exhibit and sell their work. Westers aim is to curate exhibitions for audiences to explore contempaorary concepts and ideas.

Wester hosts new exhibitions every month by exciting emerging, mid-career and professional artists making Wester Gallery a vital contributor to the rich cultural life of Newcastle and the Hunter and everybit worth the visit.

The gallery comprises of one large gallery space, stockroom, and upstairs creative studios housing some of Newcaslte's leading creatives.

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Would you like to exhibit at Wester?
Applications for 2024 are now open.

The gallery welcomes applications from established and emerging artists and curators.

Applications assessed upon receipt by our curatorial team, so don’t delay your submission.

The gallery is currently accepting proposals for February – June 2024.

Download our exhibtion application here
Please email application to; info@wester.gallery