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.

Lorraine Kypiotis

Lorraine Kypiotis (MA; BA; Dip.Ed.) is passionate about art, life and travel. She is equally passionate about sharing her knowledge and is currently a lecturer in the Department of Art History at the National Art School in Sydney. She is also a frequent and popular guest lecturer at the AGNSW.

Lorraine holds a Master of Arts degree from the University of Sydney in Renaissance Studies and has just completed a PhD in Fine Arts. She has travelled extensively throughout Europe and has led a number of art tours to Italy.


Current Tours:

Road to Santiago  |  10 – 19 May 2024 (10 days)




“Lorraine’s leadership was outstanding. She had clearly worked extremely hard and well in advance to plan such a complex itinerary.”
Susan Q.  |  The Riches of Eastern Italy, 2018


“Lorraine is ‘La Contessa’ herself! She was wonderful. Well informed, friendly, humorous and caring; we couldn’t have asked for better. Plus, she was just great company. She was also a very practical problem solver.” Alan D.  |  The Riches of Eastern Italy, 2018


“Lorraine was extraordinary. Always good humoured, helpful, knowledgeable and good fun.”
Warren L.  |   The Riches of Eastern Italy, 2018