Waverley Library Galleries

Current Exhibitions

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Women in Local Government Exhibition: Waverley Women Speak

2 March – 28 April, 2021

As a part of International Women’s Day, we recognise and celebrate the women who have been elected to Waverley Council. This exhibition and oral history project captures the triumphs, challenges and changes for women in local leadership positions.


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Unfettered - Zorica Purlija

2 March – 28 April, 2021

Unfettered explores the theme of fathers raising daughters ... the premise being a father who gives freedom and unconditional love brings up women who know they’re equal to men, confronting societal norms seen to affect children after the age of six. “Understanding the malleability of attitudes towards gender norms is important for tackling gender inequality at its roots.”




Upcoming Gallery Exhibitions

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New Encounters - Inala

Dates to be advised

Inspired by the work of Rudolf Steiner, Inala is a community that provides a range of programs for individuals with disabilities. Our approach is based on the belief that each person has the ability and the right to impart meaning and direction to their own life.


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Gertrude - Veggie-Smuggl’r Extraordinaire! (Marie Widolf)

29 April – 27 May, 2021

The 34 artworks explored Gertrude’s unconventional relationship with her kitchen: her character was prone to daydreaming,  and her cooking-ingredients escaped from her mixing-bowl!


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Musings – Lina Tesoriero

29 April - 26 May, 2021

Lina Tesoriero is a local Bondi Artist, qualified as an Art Educator and has many years’ experience teaching Visual Arts in schools and conducting workshops privately and in galleries.


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Change comes to Campbell Parade and Bondi Beach- Waverley Historical Society

30 April – 25 May 2021

Presented by the Waverley Historical Society, this exhibition presents the history of the Bondi Basin through objects and archival materials.


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WATERWORKS: Neil Wilson

15 September –1 3 October, 2021

Neil Wilson is a photo media artist who creates composite images combining photography and painting. These images are chiefly drawn from the natural environment and are a highly personalised response to the collection, reflection and representation of diverse political, environmental, spiritual and social issues.


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Our World As We See It- Joie De Vivre Painters

20 November - 12 December 2021

Joie de Vivre Painters are a group of painters who have in common a delight of being immersed in, and responsive to, the world around us. The group are inspired by daily walks, their encounters with nature, be that flora or fauna, the curve of the beach on the horizon or just the many shapes of our urban surroundings.


Need more information?

Visual Arts Team
Phone: 8362 3400
visualarts@waverley.nsw.gov.au

Waverley Library

32-48 Denison Street, Bondi Junction
www.waverley.nsw.gov.au/library
Phone: 9386 7777
library_enquiries@waverley.nsw.gov.au