Studio

Barb Nanshe is passionate about making and recycling. Put these together and you get a new world of wearable creations. Brooches from tin, laminex, aluminium, plastic metal parts; bracelets from antena wire or vintage watch bands can all be found in the gallery, made on Barb’s desk.
On Barb's Desk

Gallery

A selection of small, medium and large paintings, prints, mixed media and drawings, by local artists, is always available in the gallery. Please ask for an appointment to view the stored work.
Gallery

Shop

Locally made ceramics are available in the gallery. Nanshe holds work by Nicola Purcell, June Wheen  and Tracie Bertram.
Shop

Exhibitions

The exhibition space is primarily open to local artists. Each show is open for the duration of 24 days or 4 gallery weeks. In addition to there are two to three group shows per year, curated by Barb Nanshe. The artist(s) have a choice of taking the whole space or 1/2 the space. If you are an artist looking for a space please go to the contacts page and drop me a line. If you are looking for local art to buy, call and make an appointment to see all the work at the gallery or simply drop in and see the current show.
Exhibitions

On Barb's Desk

Barb Nanshe designs, makes components of her precious and semi precious material designs in the gallery and  in her home studio.  She cuts her own stones at Newcastle Lapidary Club. There is always something happening on Barb’s desk.
See what's on Barb's desk

Mal Cannon

Art by Mal Cannon is well represented in the Gallery. Malcom paints more recently in acrylic paints. His favourite subjects are abstracts and naive townscapes.  
Art by Mal Cannon

Jill Orr

Art by Jill Orr is well represented in the Gallery. Jill paints in oils, acrylic, watercolour and gouache.  Her favourite subjects are flowers and landscapes.
Art by Jill Orr

Barb Nanshe

The work of Barbara Nanshe is well represented in the shop. Barbara produces Silver jewellery, upcycled jewellery, sculpture, assemblages and cards exclusive to Nanshe Gallery.
Art by Barb Nanshe

Studio

The Newcastle based gallery is a great space to work while also talking to people about Newcastle art and design; philosophy, materials and animals and the environment.

Gallery

A new show opens every month in the Newcastle based gallery. There is almost always an Opening celebration and meet the artist event with every new show.

Shop

The shop offers work for sale by local Artists. A variety of mediums are available, including ceramics, drawings, paintings, small sculptures, assemblage, prints, collages, jewellery and multi media images.

Latest Events

Art Exhibitions | Workshops | Live Performances | Art & Jewellery

Under The Dreaming Jewellery Designs

    Barbara Nanshe is a sculptor and jeweller. Her favourite materials are metal stone and wood. Man made and earth created. Barbara makes reference to the natural world, women’s anthology and the power of the elements in much of her work. Weaving is an...

“One Chair” by Barbara Nanshe April 6 to April 23

One Chair is a visual record of the human journey through personal change as experienced by the artist in the last year. Nanshe’s use of colour symbolises the intensity of emotion and drama. The figures are consumed by the inner world where pain, confusion and turmoil...