Joshua White is the Gallery Director of Hamilton Gallery. He has more than 13 years’ experience working within the cultural sector as a curator, strategic lead, registrar, and conservator. Recent cultural projects include hosting the National Gallery of Australia’s touring exhibition, Skywhales: Every Heart Sings by Patricia Piccinini and developing Hamilton Gallery’s 60th anniversary publication and exhibition in collaboration with leading industry scholars and curators.
Prior to taking up the role at Hamilton Gallery in 2020, Joshua was an Urban and Public Art Project Leader at Lake Macquarie City Council where he developed and implemented large scale cultural projects and created long term policy and strategy. He was Curator at Gosford Regional Gallery in 2015, where he developed significant national exhibitions and contributed to the extensive expansion of the gallery’s collection. Joshua was also the lead Technical Officer of Newcastle Art Gallery and steward of the $70 million art collection.
Joshua has a Master of Creative Industries from the University of Newcastle and maintains a close connection to the cultural sector on the east coast of New South Wales.
Photograph: Madi Whyte