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TAASA Contacts

General Email:

Membership: Gill Green at

TAASA, PO Box 996, Potts Point, NSW, 2011 AUSTRALIA

The TAASA Review Journal: Editor, Josefa Green:

TAASA Review advertising:

TAASA Committee

Jackie Menzies – President
Emeritus Curator of Asian Art, Art Gallery of NSW.

Carol Cains – Vice President
Senior Curator of Asian Art at the National Gallery of Australia.

Todd Sunderman – Treasurer
Former Asian antique dealer, with a particular interest in Tibetan furniture.

Janet Tomi – Secretary
Former diplomat, with an academic and professional background in East Asia, collector of contemporary Japanese prints.

Bev Dunbar
Has an interest in Asian artefacts and textiles, particularly from Southeast Asia, as well as European medieval icons.

Melanie Eastburn
Senior Curator, Asian Art at the Art Gallery of NSW.

Josefa Green
General editor of TAASA Review. Collector of Chinese ceramics.

Min-Jung Kim
Curator of Asian Arts & Design at the Powerhouse Museum.

James MacKean
Collector of oriental ceramics

Christina Sumner
Former Principal Curator, Design and Society, Powerhouse Museum, Sydney.

Mikala Tai
Director, 4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art, Sydney.

Carl Wantrup
Collector, dealer and consultant in Asian art. An independent researcher in historical Kyoto studio ceramics, and a student of traditional Japanese tea ceremony.

Sandy Watson
Collector of textiles with an interest in photography and travel.

Margaret White
Former President and Advisor of the Friends of Museums, Singapore, with special interest in Southeast Asian art, ceramics and textiles.

State Representatives


Carol Cains
Senior Curator of Asian Art, National Gallery of Australia


Tarun Nagesh
Assistant Curator, Asian Art, QAGOMA


Wayne Crothers
Senior Curator, Asian Art, National Gallery of Victoria


Russell Kelty
Associate Curator, Asian Art, Art Gallery of South Australia

Jennifer Harris
Visiting Research Fellow (Art History), University of Adelaide