Annette Welkamp is the founding director of Culture Counsel, and is an experienced and committed expert with many years’ experience in the international art, museum, culture and heritage sectors.


Our team works with large and small organisations and companies, private collectors and artists, and a selection of our public and corporate clients is listed below.

 

clients: NOT-FOR-PROFIT and public INSTITUTIONS

  • Alfred Hospital Nurses League, Australia

  • Artback Northern Territory Arts Touring, Australia

  • Arts Project Australia

  • Australian Council of National Trusts

  • Australian Multicultural Foundation

  • Australian Museum of Army Flying

  • Australian Racing Museum

  • Bayside City Council, Australia

  • Buda Historic House and Garden, Australia

  • Bureau IMC, The Netherlands

  • City of Boroondara, Australia

  • City of Moonee Valley, Australia

  • City University of Hong Kong

  • Craft Victoria, Australia

  • CSIRO Canberra, Australia

  • Deakin University, Bowater School of Management & Marketing, Australia

  • Deakin University, Museum Studies, Australia

  • Defence Heritage, Department of Defence, Australia

  • Department of Textiles and Fashion, Qatar Museums Authority

  • Dubai Tourism, United Arab Emirates

  • Flagstaff Hill Maritime Museum, Australia

  • Geelong Gallery, Australia

  • Groninger Museum, The Netherlands

  • Grote Reber Museum, University of Tasmania, Australia

  • Heide Museum of Modern Art, Australia

  • Heritage Council, Heritage Victoria, Australia

  • Hong Kong Museum of Medical Sciences, Hong Kong SAR

  • Kastellorizian Association of Victoria, Australia

  • Kokoda Barracks Visitor Centre & Intelligence Museum, Australia

  • Lake Macquarie City Art Gallery, Australia

  • Maritime & Movable Heritage Section, Department of the Environment & Water Resources, Commonwealth Government of Australia

  • Maroondah Art Gallery, Australia

  • McClelland Gallery + Sculpture Park, Australia

  • Melbourne Girls Grammar School, Australia

  • Museum of Australian Democracy at Old Parliament House

  • Museum of Military Engineering, Australia

  • National Exhibitions Touring Support (Victoria), Australia

  • National Gallery of Victoria, Australia

  • National Trust of Australia (Victoria)

  • National Wool Museum, Australia

  • Qatar National Museum

  • Qatar Museums Authority

  • R.A. Rodda Museum of Pathology, University of Tasmania, Australia

  • Shire of Corangamite, Australia

  • Shire of Glenelg, Australia

  • Sunshine and District Historical Society, Australia

  • Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne, Australia

  • The Australian Ballet School

  • The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management, United Arab Emirates

  • The University of Melbourne, Australia

  • The University of Melbourne Law School, Australia

  • The University of Melbourne Museum of Art, Australia

  • University of Tasmania Art School, Australia

  • Vision Australia

  • Warrandyte Historical Society, Australia

  • West Space, Australia

  • Women's Art Register, Australia

  • Yarra Valley Grammar Art Collection, Australia

 

CLIENTS: CORPORATE, COMMERCIAL AND BUSINESS

  • Abercrombie & Kent, Australia

  • ABT, Australia

  • ANZ Banking Group, Australia

  • Australians Studying Abroad, Australia

  • Becton Group of Companies, Australia

  • BHP Mining Art Collection, Australia

  • Coopers & Lybrand, Utrecht, The Netherlands

  • Lord Cultural Resources, United Arab Emirates

  • Motivate Publishing, United Arab Emirates

  • National Australia Bank

  • Services for Art, Australia

  • The Art Club, CNN

  • Trust Company of Australia

  • Wilson Associates, United Arab Emirates


Qualifications

  • Master of Arts in Museum Management, University of Greenwich, London

  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours), The University of Melbourne

  • Graduate Diploma in Museum Studies, Victoria College, Melbourne (now Deakin University)

  • Bachelor of Economics, Monash University, Melbourne


Committees

Professional committees on which Annette has served

  • International Council of Museums (Australia), Executive Board Member

  • Museums Australia, Art Craft Design Special Interest Group, Council Member & Newsletter Editor

  • Museums Australia (Vic), State Branch Committee Member

  • Museums Australia (Vic), Training & Professional Development Subcommittee

  • National Exhibitions Touring Services (Vic), Committee of Management Member

  • Netherlands Chamber of Commerce Australia, Board Member

  • City of Yarra Collections Management Committee, Chair

  • City of Yarra Arts Committee, Committee Member

  • Deakin University, Museum Studies Course Accreditation Committee