Buxton Contemporary announces new collection manager

Katarina Paseta has been announced as the new collection manager at Buxton Contemporary. Katarina has more than 20 years of experience working in leading public and university art museums and galleries specialising in collection and exhibition management, registration and curatorship.

Most recently, she was collections and exhibitions manager at Heide Museum of Modern Art (2005–2017). In this role Katarina was responsible for all aspects of the care and management of Heide’s collection of modern and contemporary art, as well as the management of more than 60 exhibitions.

Prior to Heide, Katarina was collection manager at Monash University Museum of Art (1999–2004) and at the Australian National University’s Drill Hall Gallery (1996–1998). She has also worked as a project and collection manager for the Victorian College of the Arts and the RACV Art Collection in conjunction with the University of Melbourne’s Ian Potter Museum of Art. Katarina possesses extensive experience managing significant touring exhibitions both nationally and internationally. She has travelled to coordinate major projects in Italy, New Zealand, Singapore and Hong Kong. Katarina holds a Bachelor of Arts (Cinema Studies) from La Trobe University and a Postgraduate Diploma in Arts (Art Curatorship and Museum Management) from the University of Melbourne.

Image: Katarina Paseta