Our Tour Leaders

All of our tours are led by academics and experts in their field who will share their passion and knowledge with you in lectures, talks and throughout the tour. Click on their profile to find out more about them.

Ron Ramsey

After three years at the National Gallery of Victoria and 14 years at the National Gallery of Australia, Ron Ramsey was based in Washington DC from 2004 to 2007 as Australia’s Cultural Attaché. He was Director of Newcastle Art Gallery from 2007 to 2014 and is currently Executive Director of the Art Gallery Society of NSW.


Current Tours:

Singapore Art Week 2019  |  20–24 January 2019 (5 days)

Museums, Mansions and Masterpieces: New York to Boston  |  18–29 October 2019 (11 days)



Ron is an exceptional leader. He is always inclusive and unflappable. His knowledge is extensive, interesting and unique. He enhanced all our experiences.
Pieta   |  Deep in the Art of Texas 2018


Ron is a wonderful Tour Leader, professional, attentive and has such amazing knowledge of the Arts. We would travel with him again and would highly recommend him to others.
Therese W.  |  Deep in the Art of Texas 2018


“Ron makes everything look easy. He has a very special knack of making everyone feel welcome and relaxed.”
Kim and Margie  |  Hong Kong Art Week and Guangzhou 2017


“Ron was absolutely BRILLIANT. His knowledge of art and art appreciation is fabulous.”
Jamelia W.  Hong Kong Art Week and Guangzhou 2017