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National Portrait Gallery Board

Gallery information

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.

Founding Patrons

L Gordon Darling AC CMG
Marilyn Darling AC

National Portrait Gallery Board

Dr Helen Nugent AO, Chairman
Company Director, Sydney

Patrick Corrigan AM
Company Director, New South Wales

Yasmin Allen
Company Director, New South Wales

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

Sidney Myer AM
Chairman and Company Director, Victoria

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

Penny Fowler
Chairman and Company Director, Victoria