Rodney James Art

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Rodney James is a highly regarded art consultant/valuer who specialises in providing quality and affordable collection valuations, research, writing and strategic advice for galleries and museums throughout Australia.

Accredited through the Australian Government Cultural Gifts Program to value Australian paintings, watercolours, prints, drawings, photographs, ceramics and cartoons from 1830; Australian sculpture from 1850; and Australian Indigenous art after 1970. Rodney has played a leading role in managing, reporting on and valuing many public and private collections of Australian art since 1985.



Gippsland Art Gallery, VIC – Insurance valuation of Gippsland Art Gallery collection comprising 2,200 works.


Swan Hill Rural City Council, VIC – Peer advisor on development of new regional gallery for Swan Hill Rural City Council.


City of Whitehorse, VIC – Insurance valuation of City of Whitehorse art collection comprising 1,850 works.


Cultural Gifts Valuer at National Gallery of Victoria, Museum of Modern Art at Heide, and Monash Gallery of Art, VIC.


Noosa Shire Council, QLD – Art gallery pre-feasibility study with Outside the Square Creative Consultants.

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