International Development Consultants

The Australia Council’s International Development Consultants answer a need for an ongoing and active presence in key international markets.

Our International Development Consultants work actively in South and South East Asia, Europe, North Asia and North America to increase audiences for Australian arts and create connections for Australian artists with their international peers to foster collaboration and exchange.

Their activities include:

  • Supporting Australian artists and arts workers overseas
  • Leading outbound market development delegations to major arts events and markets
  • Advocating for Australian arts to international taste makers
  • Building networks and relationships to prioritise Australian arts
  • Developing international partnerships and projects
  • Gathering and sharing market information

Our team

Director, International Development: Amrit Gill 

Manager, International Development Operations: Thea Baumann

North America

International Development ConsultantNorman Armour 

International Market Adviser: Karen Le Roy

North Asia

International Market Adviser: Joanna Bayndrian

South & South East Asia

International Development Consultant: Grey Yeoh 

International Market Adviser: Nithya Nagarajan


International Development Consultant: Katrina Schwarz 

International Market Adviser: Ellen Dwyer

Biennale Arte

Senior Exhibition and Project Officer: Tara Kita 

Project Manager: Tahmina Maskinyar-Scolt 

International development opportunities

Learn more about our current international development opportunities. 

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