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.

Robert Heather

Robert Heather is the Executive Director of the Art Gallery Society of NSW. He is an experienced art museum director with over twenty-five years working in public galleries, museums, libraries and educational institutions across Australia, including as the Director of the New England Regional Art Museum (NERAM) and Artspace Mackay. As a senior manager at the State Library of Victoria, he organised major international exhibitions of medieval manuscripts, Persian poetry and popular culture as well as the exhibitions program of visual arts, literature, history and design from its extensive collections. He is passionate about fostering support for Australia’s regional galleries, artists and communities.