Rachel Goodyear, Over her Shoulder, 2017,pencil, watercolour and ink on paper, 72x53cm. Courtesy Pippy Houldsworth Gallery, London (c) the artist. Photo: Michael Pollard.

Coming Soon: Rachel Goodyear

Catching Sight


26 May — 3 September 2017


The New Art Gallery Walsall is delighted to present a brand new body of work by British artist Rachel Goodyear. Goodyear is renowned for her drawing-based practice which hints at a world of the unconscious mind.

 

Preview

Thursday 25 May, 6-8pm

Join us for the opening of our new exhibition in the company of the artist.   Free, All welcome.

 

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Soheila Sokhanvari, The Guests, 2015, egg tempera on vellum, 24.5 x 31 cm. The New Art Gallery Walsall, Permanent Collection.

Coming soon: Soheila Sokhanvari

Heart of Glass


26 May — 3 September 2017


Soheila Sokhanvari is an Iranian-born artist whose multidisciplinary work weaves layers of political histories with strange, humorous and mysterious narratives.

 

Preview

Thursday 25 May, 6-8pm

Join us for the opening of our new exhibition in the company of the artist.   Free, All welcome.

 

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Joanne Masding, Slabs and Facsimiles 1, 2016,plaster and steel. Image courtesy Jules Lister.

Joanne Masding: Plaster Ghost Finger Cast

Floor 4


Until 30 July 2017


The New Art Gallery Walsall is delighted to present a solo exhibition of new work by Birmingham-based artist Joanne Masding.  Masding is interested in the ways in which we perceive and experience objects and images,

particularly within an increasingly digital and immaterial world.

 

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Cynthia Hough, Wolverhampton St, Walsall, 2001,Pen, ink and watercolour on paper.

PEOPLE’S CHOICE

Floors 1 and 2


Unit 25 February 2018


To celebrate the 125th anniversary of our Permanent Collection this year and the launch of our new online collections database we invited the public to curate this year’s annual collections display!

 

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M Venables, The Market in the High Street, Walsall,oil on board.

Scenes of Walsall

The Family Gallery, Ground Floor


Until 16 July 2017


Many scenes of Walsall have been collected since the establishment of Walsall’s public art collection in 1892.  In this exhibition, to help celebrate the Permanent Collection’s 125th birthday, a range of these are on display, from a lithograph of Walsall High Street in 1845 to contemporary photography.

 

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Artists’ Studio

Glasshouse


Until 11 June 2017


Glasshouse Residency 1:  Joe Orr, Bryony Gillard, Alice Gale-Feeny

 

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May Half Term Family Workshops


Our May Half Term workshops are inspired by Rachel Goodyear’s, Catching Sight exhibition which will be on display on Floor 3 from 26 May – 3 September 2017.

 

Tuesday 30 May       – Tuesday Tots: Drawing with a twist

Wednesday 31 May – Wednesday for All: 

                                     We are the animals

Thursday 1 June       –  Thursday Skills: Fantasy Folklore

 

For further details click What’s On Calender.


The New Art Gallery Walsall


Gallery Opening Times:

 

Tuesday – Saturday 10am – 5pm

Sundays 12noon – 4pm

Closed Mondays and Bank Holidays

 

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