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Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery

35 Stirling Hwy | Corner of Fairway and Stirling Highway, Nedlands, Western Australia 6009, Australia
+61 8 6488 3707
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Gallery displays selection of modernist art

The Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery is on campus of the University of Western Australia. The gallery... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jeffry B
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Melbourne, Australia
Great art

Our latest visit was for the opening of an exhibition of a selection of Janet Holmes a Court's... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2017
Peach P
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Perth, Australia
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4 days ago
“Gallery displays selection of modernist art”
31 Aug 2017
“Great art”
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The Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery, located within The University of Western Australia is considered one of the finest university galleries in Australia.The Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery presents an innovative program of exhibitions, featuring the...more
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35 Stirling Hwy | Corner of Fairway and Stirling Highway, Nedlands, Western Australia 6009, Australia
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+61 8 6488 3707
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery is on campus of the University of Western Australia. The gallery shows some of the gems from the UWA collection, plus a variety of visiting exhibitions. The gallery is medium sized, you can see it in under an hour. The...More

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Reviewed 1 September 2017

Our latest visit was for the opening of an exhibition of a selection of Janet Holmes a Court's Collection. The gallery is well laid out and lighted and the art displays are well curated.

Thank Peach P
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Reviewed 9 April 2017

The gallery is only small and in the grounds of the University of Western Australia. If you are a visitor to WA, have a look around the uni while you're here. I think it is the most beautiful campus in Australia. The highlight of my...More

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Reviewed 18 May 2016

The Wilson Gallery displays the art collection of the University of Westrn Australia, Ths collecton has been accumulatded over many years. Westrrn Australia has had some talented artists. The collecton has a good collection of indigenous art. The Gallery is accessible by pubic tranport along...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2016

For many years, the University of Western Australia (UWA) was the only degree-granting institution in WA. In its early days, UWA began collecting art, with an emphasis on WA art and aboriginal art. Like most university galleries, its small area compared to the State galleries,...More

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Reviewed 18 December 2015

If Aboriginal art is your interest then you will enjoy. There are new exhibitions from time to time and other works shown but that seems to be the focus. Only a small gallery so one hour is plenty for a visit. The university grounds are...More

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Reviewed 3 November 2015

Hidden away behind town houses and apartments it is a bit hard to find unless on foot. It has a unique taste. Go and have a look you may find something you like, I did not.

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Reviewed 1 July 2014

I was pleasantly surprised to find so many different exhibitions on at the University of Western Australia's art gallery, The Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery. There were three different shows on and another one in the Berndt Museum gallery. My children particularly found the Panorama and...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2014

A glorious space and it's such a shame that not more people visit here. Bit of a hidden gem! We've been to a few exhibitions here and really love it. Due to silly cutbacks it is not open 7 days a week. Petty costsaving measures!...More

1  Thank Hartley5002
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Reviewed 6 January 2014

The Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery and the Berndt museum together were a fabulous surprise to my daughter when she visited last year. She particularly loved the exhibition in the Berndt about story-telling on Goulburn Island. . . . beautiful!

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