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Arts Advisory Committee

Roles and Responsibilities

The Arts Advisory Committee was created in September 2017.  Its primary role is to progress arts and culture within the City of Ryde by supporting existing and growing artistic talent, using arts and culture to celebrate community identity and enhance social cohesion, and to promote creative industries and infrastructure.

For more information on this committee, download the Arts Advisory Committee DRAFT Terms of Reference(PDF, 236KB).


Chairperson: Clr Christopher Gordon
Councillor(s): Clr Penny Pedersen (Deputy Chairperson), Clr Simon Zhou
Community Representatives: Antonia Courtelis, Rose Torossian, Leonard Fung, Anna-Eugenia Binnie, Margaret Mayger, Therese MacKenzie, Cecilia Hwang, Suzanne Hauser, Jen Humphrey, Priya Eliezer, Rita Lepedjian


Meetings are held on Mondays in the Council Committee Room Level 1A, 1 Pope Street, Top Ryde at 6 pm. 

2018 meeting dates: 12 February, 14 May, 13 August and 12 November

Agendas Minutes
14 May 2018(PDF, 75KB)  
12 February(PDF, 77KB) 12 February(PDF, 267KB)
Last updated on 8 May 2018