21 Jul

New Appointments

QPAC Executive Director – Curatorial, Ross Cunningham, retiring October 2017

Ross Cunningham

After eight years with Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC) leading their programming portfolio, Ross Cunningham, Executive Director – Curatorial, is retiring in October this year.

Ross is highly regarded as one of Australia’s great arts impresarios. In 2016, he was recognised and awarded the Asia-Pacific Venue Professional of the Year Award at the National Conference of Asia-Pacific Venue Managers. This award recognised Ross’ impressive career which has spanned 50 years and included senior roles with leading national and international venue management companies.
Ross has also provided leadership and expertise to a number of artistic boards and panels in Australia including as an observer board member of Live Performance Australia, a board member of Expressions Dance Company and, for the last 11 years, the Chair of the prestigious Helpmann Awards.

We know the team at QPAC and the entire industry who have had the opportunity to work with Ross wish him well as he enters retirement.

Visit Queensland Performing Arts Centre’s website here.