John Waight

Committee Member

John Gordon Waight was born and raised in Darwin. John has extensive curatorial and arts industry experience including seven years as the Indigenous Curator and Liaison Officer, Australian National Maritime Museum, Sydney and three years as Manager, Maningrida Arts and Culture Shop in Darwin. In 2012 John was Acting Curator of Aboriginal Art at the Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory where he was responsible for the delivery of the 29th National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Awards. John has also worked for Arts NT and Darwin City Council and is currently an independent arts consultant.