Adrian Newstead

Adrian Newstead
  • Memoir
  • Indigenous art dealer
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Adrian Newstead established Coo-ee Aboriginal Art Gallery, Australia’s oldest continuously operating Aboriginal art gallery, in 1981. A former President of the Indigenous Art Trade, he became the Head of Aboriginal Art for Lawson-Menzies in 2003, and Managing Director of Menzies Art Brands until 2008. In 2011 he was appointed President of the Art Consulting Association of Australia. An Aboriginal art consultant, dealer and widely published arts commentator, Adrian Newstead has 30 years’ experience working in Aboriginal and Australian contemporary art.

Adrian Newstead – Director of Coo-ee Art Gallery