Art Galleries - Blue Mountains

A list of galleries and exhibitions in the Blue Mountains.

Norman Lindsay Gallery

14 Norman Lindsay Cres, Faulconbridge
Telephone 02-4751-1067
Website: www.normanlindsay.com.au

A permanent exhibition of artist and writer Norman Lindsay is on display in a sandstone cottage and gardens that was the artist's home until he died in 1969. The gallery is run by the National Trust and displays Norman Lindsay's watercolours, oils, etchings, ship models, sculpture and Magic Pudding characters. Enjoy a meal in the lovely cafe and browse in the gift shop where you can buy limited edition watercolour and facsimile etching prints.

Consider taking a 40 minute guided tour of the studio buildings, which run between 10.30am and 2.30pm on an hourly basis. One building is Lindsay's painting studio and library and it is as he left it (brushes, easels, etc). The other studio building was his etching studio and features an information display on how he did his etchings together with his printing press, etching tools and beautiful flat-drawer filing cabinet where he stored his prints.

Special events are occasionally held in the gardens. Telephone the gallery or check their website for up-to-date information on special events.

Open: 10am-4pm daily, closed Christmas Day
Entry: Adult $17, Concession $14, Child $10, Family $45, National Trust Members Free

 

Falls Gallery

161 Falls Rd, Wentworth Falls
Telephone 02-4757-1139
Website: www.fallsgallery.com.au

Falls Gallery presents changing exhibitions of ceramics and works on paper by emerging and established artists.The gallery is located in a beautifully restored weatherboard cottage set in magnificent mountain gardens.

Open: 10am-5pm Wed to Sun and public holidays. Closed Mon and Tues.

 

Everglades Gallery, Leura

37 Everglades Ave, Everglades Historic House and Gardens, Leura
Telephone: 02-4784-1938
Website: www.nationaltrust.org.au/places/everglades-house-gardens/
Email: everglades@nationaltrust.com.au

The Everglades Gallery is located in the grounds of Everglades Historic House & Gardens and features changing exhibitions. There is an entry fee to this National Trust property (National Trust members free).

 

Adrian Gilbert Art, Leura

Cnr Easter and Holmes Sts, Leura
Telephone: 02-4784-1600
Website: www.adriangilbertart.com

Visit the studio/gallery of Australian artist Adrian Gilbert who lives and works in Leura.

Open: 10.30am - 4.30pm Weekends and public holidays, or by appointment.

 

Lost Bear Gallery

98 Lurline St, Katoomba
Telephone 02-4782-1220
Website: www.katoombafineart.com.au

This is a long established commercial gallery featuring a large exhibition space, sculpture garden and 10 rooms showcasing gallery artists. Open weekends for public viewing.

Lost Bear Gallery also has a smaller space at 208 Katoomba Street, Katoomba that showcases showcases works by Lost Bear's represented artists and includes a monthy curated exhibition. Open daily. Telephone 02-4782-1208.

 

Waradah Aboriginal Centre Gallery, Katoomba

The Lookout at Echo Point, 33-37 Echo Point Road, Katoomba
Telephone 02-4782 1979
Website: http://waradah.com.au/

See Aboriginal artwork, bark paintings, sculptures, basket weaving and more at the Waradah  (formerly known as the Koomurri Aboriginal Centre).

Open: 9am-5pm daily

 

John Wilson Fine Art Gallery, Katoomba

46 Narrow Neck Rd, Katoomba
Telephone 02-4782-3703
Website: www.johnwilsongallery.com

John Wilson is a multi-award winning artist and is one of Australia's leading oil painters. His gallery features an ongoing exhibition of his Australian landscape paintings.

Open: 10am-4.30pm Thu-Sun and public holidays.

 

Nolan on Lovel, Katoomba

56A Lovel St, Katoomba
Telephone 02-4782-6231
Website: www.nolanonlovel.com.au

Nolan on Lovel is a contemporary fine art gallery featuring painting, ceramics, sculpture and jewellery. See their website for the monthly program of musical evenings featuring a variety of artists.

Open: 10am-5pm Thu-Sun and public holidays, or by appointment at other times.

 

Blue Mountains Cultural Centre - Katoomba City Art Gallery

Katoomba City Art Gallery opened in November 2012 and is one of the leading regional art galleries in Australia. The gallery is divided into three exhibition spaces and features local, regional and touring exhibitions plus educational workshops and local outreach programs.

The Katoomba City Art Gallery is part of a new, state-of-the-art Blue Mountains Cultural Centre (which includes the Blue Mountains World Heritage Exhibition).

30 Parke St, Katoomba
Telephone: 02 4780 5410
Open: Mon-Fri 10am-5pm, Sat-Sun 10am-4pm, Public Holidays 10am-2pm (closed Good Friday & Christmas Day)
Website: www.bluemountainsculturalcentre.com.au
 

 

Keith Rowe Glass Gallery, Blackheath

Gallery: 241-242 Great Western Hwy, Blackheath
Studio: 7/134 Station St, Blackheath
Telephone 02-4787-7220

Visit the gallery to see changing exhibitions by Australian artists together with glass by Keith Rowe

 

Gallery Blackheath

44 Govetts Leap Rd, Blackheath
Telephone 02 4787 8800
Website: www.galleryblackheath.com

Gallery Blackheath was established in December 2001. The gallery is an artist-owned and managed, non profit gallery that showcases the work of prize-winning Blue Mountains artists.

New exhibitions of work by the gallery partners are presented every two months and feature works by selected guest artists from time to time.

Open: 10am - 5pm Friday-Sunday, public holidays and by appointment.
 

Hat Hill Gallery, Blackheath

3 Hat Hill Road, Blackheath
Telephone: 02 4787 7033 or 0430 858 238
Website: www.hathillgallery.com.au

A commercial fine art gallery located in an original 1920’s printing factory in Blackheath in the Blue Mountains. See fine contemporary art created by artists of the Blue Mountains region and beyond, plus an extensive collection of rare and collectable vinyl records and CDs, and a selection of new and second-hand books specialising in art and culture.

Open: Mon, Thu, Fri, Sat 9.30am-4.30pm, Sun 9.30am-3pm
Closed Tue and Wed

 

Waragil Studios-Gallery, Blackheath

8 Govetts Leap Rd, Blackheath
Telephone: 02-4787-7498
Website: www.waragilstudios.com.au

See the works of award-winning artists Jan Ashby and John Caldwell.

Open weekends or by appointment.