2017 VIP LIAISONS
Sydney Contemporary’s VIP Collector Manager Natalia Bradshaw liaised with active collectors and oversaw a dedicated campaign to confirm VIP collector attendance.
Throughout her career Natalia has built strong networks amongst artists, gallerists, dealers, auction houses and curators domestically and abroad. She has worked at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Art Gallery of New South Wales (AGNSW), the Australia Council and was on the committee of the AGNSW Contemporary Collection Benefactors for more than 12 years. Natalia was recent past Chair of Art Month Sydney and curator of Collector’s Space 2013 and 2014, a unique pop up exhibition exploring personal collecting journeys.
ART + OBJECT, MANAGING DIRECTOR
Hamish is a degree qualified art historian who graduated from the University of Auckland. Hamish works closely with the art department to source and present major artworks. Hamish also offers a consultancy service to corporate organizations and in recent years has managed the installation of site specific works in Deutsche Bank’s Auckland Headquarters.
ART + OBJECT, DIRECTOR ART
Ben heads A+O’s art division with a key focus on contemporary art and new genres to the auction market, as well as stimulating the mainstream art market. Ben has a first class honours degree in art history from Otago University and has undertaken post graduate study on new photo media in Melbourne. Ben is a foundation member of the ART 50 philanthropic patron’s group.