Kerry Gardner AM

Australia

Kerry Gardner AM is a documentary filmmaker and champion of the rights of women and girls through the arts, environment, and social justice.

She is on the board of Global Fund for Women, The Museum of Contemporary Art (Sydney, Australia), and is Chair of The Australian Institute of Art History (University of Melbourne). She is the third Australian member of Women Moving Millions (New York City).

Kerry is Ambassador for The Natalie Miller Fellowship for Women in Film, and major donor to The Stella Prize for Women’s Literature, as well as Founding Patron of the Lorne Sculpture Biennale. On Australia Day 2018, Kerry was awarded an Order of Australia by the Governor General, “for significant service to social justice, culture, and environmental conservation.”

Kerry co-chairs her own PAF, the Andyinc Foundation. In 2018 Kerry was appointed Chair of the Venice Biennial Council for Australia.