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The National Portrait Gallery acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of Country throughout Australia and recognises the continuing connection to lands, waters and communities. We pay our respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures and to Elders both past and present.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander viewers are warned that this website contains images of deceased persons.

The National Portrait Gallery Board is responsible to the Minister for the Arts for the performance of the National Portrait Gallery. The Board's role, responsibilities and powers are set out in the National Portrait Gallery of Australia Act, 2012 and the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013.

Members

Dr Helen Nugent AO, Chairman
Company Director, Sydney

Sidney Myer AM, Deputy Chair
Chairman and Company Director, Victoria

Patrick Corrigan AM
Company Director, New South Wales

Yasmin Allen
Company Director, New South Wales

Jillian Broadbent AC
Chancellor, University of Wollongong, New South Wales

Alan Dodge AM
Arts advisor and former Director of the Art Gallery of Western Australia

Penny Fowler
Chairman and Company Director, Victoria

Stuart Wood AM QC
Barrister at Law - Victorian Bar, Victoria

Hugo Michell
Director, Hugo Michell Gallery

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The National Portrait Gallery building front entrance
The National Portrait Gallery building front entrance
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The National Portrait Gallery acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of Country throughout Australia and recognises the continuing connection to lands, waters and communities. We pay our respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures and to Elders both past and present.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander viewers are warned that this website contains images of deceased persons.

The National Portrait Gallery is an Australian Government Agency