About us

Staff contacts


Dr Gerard Vaughan AM
Executive Adviser Helen Gee

Deputy Director

Kirsten Paisley

Brand, marketing + communications

Assistant Director Alison Wright

Marketing & Communications Ashley Zmijewski
Online & social media Andrew Powrie

Corporate services + commercial operations

Assistant Director David Perceval

Executive & Governance Kirsti Partridge
Finance Tony Lawless
Facilities Management Mark Mandy
Human Resource Management Helen Ward
Infrastructure & Operations Neil Verney
Commercial Operations Elizabeth Malone
Foundation Maryanne Voyazis
Partnerships Elena del Mercato
Membership Liz Wilson

Curatorial + educational services

Assistant Director Simon Elliott

Asian Art email
Australian Art email
Indigenous Australian Art email
Pacific Arts email
International Art email
Decorative Arts & Design Dr Robert Bell
Photography Dr Shaune Lakin
Learning & Access Katie Russell
Research Library Joye Volker
Imaging and Multimedia Lisa Mattiazzi

Australian art

Painting & Sculpture after 1920 Dr Deborah Hart
Prints, Drawings & Illust. Books Roger Butler
Indigenous Australian Art Franchesca Cubillo

International art

Asian Art email
Painting & Sculpture Lucina Ward
Prints, Drawings & Illust. Books Dr Jane Kinsman
Pacific Arts Crispin Howarth

Exhibitions + collections services

Assistant Director Adam Worrall

Registration Natalie Beattie
Exhibitions Dominique Nagy
Travelling Exhibitions Mary-Lou Nugent
Conservation Debbie Ward
Objects Beata Tworek-Matuszkiewicz
Paintings David Wise
Paper Andrea Wise
Textiles Micheline Ford
Preventive Lisa Addison

General contacts


National Gallery of Australia
GPO Box 1150, Canberra ACT 2601

Physical location

Parkes Place, Parkes, Canberra ACT 2600
View map + parking details

Complaints, feedback & disclosure