National Gallery of Australia appointment
Government has appointed Ms Helen Cook as a member of the Council of the
National Gallery of Australia (NGA) for a three-year term.
experience and background in the arts, marketing and finance sectors make her a
strong addition to the Council. She is currently the Chairman of the Chamber of
Arts and Culture Western Australia and Deputy Chair of Fremantle Ports.
Ms Cook is also
a non-Executive Director of the Minerals Research Institute of Western
Australia and serves on a range of boards, including the Australia Council’s
Major Performing Arts Panel and the Cruthers Art Foundation.
previously served as Chair of the Board of the Art Gallery of Western Australia
for four years. Until 2014 she was National Partner of KPMG Australia’s Energy
and Natural Resources Group.
Gallery of Australia shapes visual arts culture across Australia and advances
learning about and enjoyment of the visual arts through the national
collection. For more information about the NGA visit: www.nga.gov.au