Board of Trustees

BA University of New Hampshire, Diploma, University of Dijon; M.Phil Yale University.

Paula is currently Chair of the S H Ervin Gallery Advisory Committee and Art Director of the Sir William Dobell Art Foundation. 


Awards: Woodrow Wilson Fellow and Chevalier des Arts et Lettres.

Past senior appointments:

  • Managing Director, Biennale of Sydney;
  • Director, Art Gallery of Western Australia;
  • Project Officer, Australia Council and coordinator for the opening of the Australian Pavilion at the 1990 Venice Biennale;
  • International Exhibition Manager, Australian Gallery Director’s Council;
  • President of the Art Museums Association of Australia

Past board directorships in the not for profit sector:  

  • the Australian American Fulbright Commission, the Alliance Francaise de Sydney;
  • the Biennale of Sydney;
  • the  Visual Arts/Craft Board of the Australia Council.