Press Office

Press office

Welcome to the Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts’ online Press Office. This section contains press releases and news on upcoming exhibitions and events. 

For further information, location filming and photography, and to request press ready images contact:

Penelope Lucas
Head of Marketing and Communications  
p.lucas@uea.ac.uk 01603 593649

Richard Smith
Marketing & Communications Officer
richard.h.smith@uea.ac.uk 01603 592448 

If you wish to reproduce images of other works in the Sainsbury Centre Collections please contact: 

Joanna Roberts
Gallery Registrar 
Joanna.Roberts@uea.ac.uk 01603 591057


Sainsbury Centre and UEA unveil new campus sculpture project with Antony Gormley: 3x ANOTHER TIME

The Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts at the University of East Anglia (UEA), Norwich has announced a major new addition to the parkland campus when internationally acclaimed artist Antony Gormley unveils a series of three sculptures. The high-profile installation, to be revealed on April 22, will enhance the campus for students, staff and visitors alike.


Masters of Japanese Photography

11 November 2016 - 19 March 2017

Masters of Japanese Photography explores the work of three of the most prominent Japanese photographers of the second half of the 20th century: Nobuyoshi Araki, Eikoh Hosoe and Kikuji Kawada.

This will be the first exhibition on contemporary Japanese photography in the east of England offering visitors a unique opportunity to engage with a remarkable generation of photographers who transformed the genre. 


Fiji: Art and Life in the Pacific

15 October 2016 - 12 February 2017

The most comprehensive exhibition about Fiji and Fijian art ever assembled.

The exhibition will bring together beautiful historic objects such as wood sculpture, bowls, canoes, weapons, large painted barkcloths and newly crafted objects made of shell and whale ivory, as well as examples of contemporary art.