Speaker: Paula Bray
April 15-18, 2009
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA

Speakers: Biography

Paula Bray

Manager Image Services
Powerhouse Museum
500 Harris Street
Sydney NSW
1238 Australia

Paula Bray is the Manager of Image Services at the Powerhouse Museum that includes: Photography, The Image Resource Centre, The Photo Library and Rights and Permissions. Paula is responsible for managing the digital collections to the highest standard whilst coordinating photographic projects for exhibitions, publications, events and the Web site. Paula runs a blog for the Museum called Photo of the Day and has been working on the Commons project on Flickr since April. Paula has worked as a photographer in cultural institutions including: the Art Gallery of NSW, The State Library of NSW and The Australian National Maritime Museum. Paula has worked as a freelance photographer and had several exhibitions of her work including a solo show at Blender Gallery in 2007. Her work has been collected by the College of Fine Arts and private collectors. Paula studied photography at the College of Fine Arts for 5 years doing a Bachelor of Art and a Master of Art and upon graduating received the Agfa Gevaert award for innovative photography.

Paula will present Flickr Commons: Open licensing and the future for collections. [Paper]