Mr Rupert Myer AO, Chair of the Australia Council for the Arts, today announced the appointment of Ms Naomi Milgrom AO as Commissioner for the Australian
representation at the 57th International Art Exhibition, Venice Biennale 2017.

A committed and passionate supporter of the arts, Ms Milgrom recently established the Naomi Milgrom Foundation to initiate bold public art, design and
architecture projects including MPavilion, a new temporary cultural space. Ms Milgrom has shepherded landmark initiatives in the cultural arena and
shaped alliances between local and global partners.