about Gael Newton

Gael-Verandah2I am an independent Curatorial Consultant/Researcher across several fields of interest, including photography, arts and the humanities.

Current activities include:  On-going research and papers on Australian and SouthEast Asian photography; several curatorial projects; advising clients and galleries/archives/libraries on philanthropic initiatives and on the placement of artists/photographers’ collections and archives; research within the collections of national institutions in Canberra (eg NGA and NLA) on behalf of clients located interstate or internationally.

Approved to value Australian and international photography and video for the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program.

I was formerly the Senior Curator of Australian and International Photography at the National Gallery of Australia (NGA) in Canberra.  I resigned this position in September 2014.



For more about my background and  some links to my  publications, essays, papers and research — click here.

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