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The New Art Gallery Walsall is open.


We’re committed to making your visit safe. We are following health and safety advice with additional measures and standards in place to ensure you have an enjoyable and safe visit.


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Anj Smith, Flowerings of the Chocolate Cosmos, 2020Oil on linen, 23.5 x 27.5 cm ©Anj Smith. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth Photo: Alex Delfanne

Anj Smith

A Willow Grows Aslant the Brook

Until 5 September 2021


A major solo exhibition by renowned British painter Anj Smith. Comprising of 23 paintings and prints, the show includes new and recent works, some seen for the first time in Walsall.


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Living Memory Project exhibition, 2021, installation shot.

Living Memory Project: The Black Country

Until 20 October 2021

Community Gallery, Ground Floor


The exhibition marks the culmination of a four-year engagement with residents of Dudley, Sandwell, Walsall and Wolverhampton in order to record, archive and celebrate everyday life stories and personal photographic collections.


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Yasmin David, Untitled (Yellow and Blue Landscape), c.1987, oil on board

Yasmin David: Into the Light

Until Spring 2022

The New Art Gallery is pleased to present the first solo exhibition by landscape painter Yasmin David (1939-2009).  David was the niece of Kathleen Garman, who donated  Walsall’s prestigious Garman Ryan Collection in the 1970s.


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Children’s Workshops!

Looking to keep your little ones occupied over the Summer holidays?


We have organised a range of workshops for all the family, inspired by our Collections and current exhibitions.


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Sherrie Edgar, Isolation Series 11, 2020, photograph. Courtesy the artist.Sherrie Edgar, Isolation Series 11, 2020, photograph. Courtesy the artist.

The Twenty Twenty Collection

The New Art Gallery Walsall has acquired 33 works by 31 West Midlands-based artists, to create the Twenty Twenty Collection. This closed, capsule collection represents the significant events of the past 12 months, and commemorates this important historical moment which has impacted on everyone’s lives.


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Main Hall, Floor 1The Garman Ryan Collection. Photo, Mark Hinton.

The Garman Ryan Collection

Permanent Collection

Floors 1 & 2


Throughout 2020 on Floors 1 & 2 we are presenting the majority of Walsall’s renowned Garman Ryan Collection.


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Nilupa Yasmin

In the next of our INSIGHTS series, artist Nilupa Yasmin explains why she started incorporating weaving into her lens-based practice and shares her weaving techniques.


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