James Makin, has a degree in fine art from Monash University and has considerable experience as an art consultant, auctioneer and valuer in contemporary Australian art. He is available to give advice on art and other aspects of collecting art. He is currently studying a Masters in Arts Curatorship at Melbourne University. James is also a member of the Australian Commercial Galleries Association.
Project Coordinator and Sales
Rochina completed a Graduate Certificate in Art History (Uni of Melb., 2006).and a Graduate Certificate in Arts Administration (RMIT, 2003). She has worked in the visual arts industry since 2004 - including as Gallery Manager of James Makin Gallery Armadale (2006 - 09). Prior to that, Rochina had a successful twenty year career as an Arts Law Lawyer in Sydney and Melbourne, interspersed with study in drawing and fine art in Sydney, Melbourne and Florence, Italy. Rochina is now our part-time Project Coordinator and Sales consultant.
Marguerite Brown completed her Bachelor of Arts, majoring in Art History, at the University of Melbourne in 2001. Since this time she has worked in the visual arts industry. She is currently undertaking a Masters of Arts Curatorship at the University of Melbourne.