Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery

Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery

Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery, located next to the Sunken Gardens within the beautiful grounds of The University of Western Australia, is acknowledged as one of the finest university galleries in Australia.

Opening hours: Tuesday to Saturday 11am – 5pm.

Ukiyo-e: Japanese Prints of the Floating World

Featuring exquisite Japanese woodblock prints from the Berndt Collection.

The Japanese technique of woodblock printing, moku hanga, is identified most closely with the art of Ukiyo-e, commonly translated as ‘pictures of the floating world’.

Public program of events

The Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery hosts a range of performances, artist talks, lectures, curating forums, symposia, conferences and workshops.

Most events are free to attend.

Anne Ferran: Shadow Land

Shadow Land is a survey exhibition of Anne Ferran’s most significant projects and series, spanning more than 30 years.

Detail: Scene II 1986 from Scenes on the Death of Nature, Gelatin silver photograph, 122 x 144cm. Courtesy of Stills Gallery, Sydney / Sutton Gallery, Melbourne.

Anne Ferran: Shadow Land

Anne Ferran: Shadow Land, the accompanying title to the current exhibition, features a selection of her most significant projects and series spanning over 30 years with text by Professors Susan Best and Thierry de Duve.  

The Gallery presents an innovative program of exhibitions, featuring the University's art collection, contemporary art and touring shows. All exhibitions are supported by an engaging public program that includes artist talks, seminars, tours, symposia and conferences. Open: Tues - Sat, 11am - 5pm.


Current Exhibitions

Easter and Anzac Day hours:
Friday 18th April: Closed
Saturday 19th April: OPEN 11am-5pm
Sunday 20th & Monday 21st April: Closed
Friday 25 April: Closed

Upcoming Events

There are no events scheduled at this time.