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It’s been said ‘Home is where the heart is’…

on the Gold Coast we like to say ‘Home is where the art is.’

We’d like to thank our generous benefactors for their ongoing support of arts on the Gold Coast.

Our benefactors are pioneers, champions and lovers of culture; they share our vision of a richer and deeper arts and cultural experience for the Gold Coast. With their support we make great things happen and can continue to inspire, connect and promote our communities love of the arts.

The following donors have made a significant gift, and we are very grateful for their ongoing advocacy and support.

If you believe art can truly change lives, please consider becoming an annual HOTA Benefactor.

For more information please contact:

Nicole Arrowsmith
Philanthropy Manager
P 07 5588 4003 M 0408 520 285
[email protected]

Founding Donors HOTA Gallery

Philip Bacon AM
Bill & Lesley Barry-Cotter
John & Bonnie Bauld
Ruth & Tom Tate
Mr Harry Triguboff AO and Mrs Rhonda Triguboff
Betty Wheeler
Diana & Gary Willemsen

Major Donor, HOTA Children’s Gallery

Thyne Reid Foundation

Perpetual Benefactors

Patrick Corrigan AM & Barbara Corrigan
Jock McIlwain OAM & Beverly McIlwain
The Josephine Ulrick and Win Schubert Foundation for the Arts

Platinum Benefactors ($9,500+)

Anthea Polson Art
Australian Decorative & Fine Arts Society, Gold Coast Inc.
Gail Taylor

Gold Benefactors ($4,500+)

Ling Ang
Ying Ang
Andrew Stark and Bernard Chalkley
The Follent Family
Anna-Lisa Klettenberg
The Pemberton Family
Arthur Waring

Silver Benefactors ($2,000+)

John & Bonnie Bauld
Dominic Dirupo
Kevin & Jane Doogan
Arthur & Margaret Fittock
Richard Glenister & Ann Glenister OAM
Jacqueline Green
David & Robyn Kronenberg
Alan & Barbara Midwood
Michael & Vanessa Myer (Peppertree Fund)
Leonard & Glenda Neilsen
Claire Renton
John & Julie Romanin
Dr Nerida Smith
Ursula Sullivan & Joanna Strumpf
Brett Torossi, David Garnier & families
Dr Roger Welch OAM

Bronze Benefactors ($1,000+)

Alan Associates
P J Anderssen
Greg & Tanya Bellchambers
Grant Brisland
Emeritus Professor Ray Byron & Carole Byron
Lucy Cole Prestige Properties
Dr Norman & Mrs Margot Davies
Robert & Ann Dean
Susan-Jane Douglas
Karl & Sandi Fueloep
Criena Gehrke
Brandon Hockley
Jackie Hughes
André & Eva Jaku
Lyn & Gerry Keogh
Roger & Jenny Mayfield
Dorothy McCormack
Pamela Railey-Mitchell
Doug & Yvonne Moorhead
Gino & June Moro
Nicola Moss
John Punch OAM & Dr Renée Punch
John & Marilyn Purnell
Christene Pye
Tina Ross
Peter & Wendy Spencer
Paul Vertullo
Lesley Woodford-Carr

Cultural Gifts and Artwork Donor

Perpetual Supporters

Errol Barnes
Adam Clarke
Craig Edwards
Michael Eliadis
John Gollings
Michael Hobbs
Linde Ivimey
Mr Adam Knight
Dr Colin & Mrs Elizabeth Laverty
Mr Evan Lowenstein
Mr Tom & Mrs Sylvia Lowenstein
Mr Ken McGregor
Mr Adam Micmacher
William Robinson
Gary Sands
Mr Denis Savill
Garry Shead
Chris Simon
Matthew Sleeth
Diana and Gary Willemsen

Special Acknowledgement

The Late Elaine Bermingham
The Late Roma Blair
The Late Gerda Pinter

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