Welcome to Wester Gallery, A Curated Place
Wester Gallery is a multidisciplinary gallery space and a premier art destination nestled in the west end of Newcastle, Australia. Established with a passion for celebrating creativity and fostering cultural appreciation, Wester Gallery has become a hub for artists, collectors, and art enthusiasts alike.
Founded in 2022, Wester Gallery was born out of a vision to create a dynamic space where art could thrive and flourish. Originally conceived by Justin Lees, an avid art collector, and a renowned local artist, Wester Gallery began as a modest venture in a quaint corner of Newcastle's West. Since then, it has evolved into a cornerstone of the city's vibrant arts scene.
At Wester, our mission is simple yet profound: to champion artistic expression and cultivate a deeper connection between artists and their audience. We are committed to providing a platform where emerging talents can shine, established artists can thrive, and patrons can immerse themselves in the transformative power of art.
The vision at Wester Gallery is to inspire and enrich lives through the universal language of art. We envision a world where creativity knows no bounds, where every individual is empowered to explore, engage, and connect through artistic expression.
Located in the west end of Newcastle, our gallery boasts a contemporary yet inviting atmosphere designed to showcase artwork in its best light. With a intimate viewing space, Wester Gallery provides the perfect setting for both artists to display their work and visitors to engage with it on a meaningful level.
Curated with care and attention to detail, our exhibitions feature a diverse range of artists spanning various mediums, styles, and genres. From traditional paintings and sculptures to avant-garde installations and multimedia experiences, each artist tells a unique story and invites viewers to embark on a journey of discovery and reflection.
In addition to our regular exhibitions, Wester Gallery plans to offer a range of programs and events designed to enrich the cultural landscape of Newcastle. From artist talks and workshops and educational programs, we strive to foster a sense of connection and belonging within our community while promoting a greater appreciation for the arts.
Wester Gallery, is committed to upholding the highest standards of integrity, professionalism, and ethical conduct in all that we do. We believe in fostering a culture of inclusivity, diversity, and respect, where all voices are heard and all perspectives are valued.
Whether you're an artist looking to showcase your work, a collector in search of your next masterpiece, or simply someone who appreciates the beauty and power of art, we invite you to join us at Wester Gallery. Together, let's celebrate creativity, inspire imagination, and build a brighter future through art.
Our gallery space includes a large exhibition area, and stockroom, with creative studios located upstairs. These studios house some of Newcastle's leading creatives, fostering a vibrant artistic community.