Studio Gallery Melbourne Team
Lauren Elyse - General Manager
As a keen artist from a young age, Lauren has been surrounded by creativity most of her life and has developed a keen critical eye alongside extensive creative management experience. Working for years in the natural health sector, Lauren has brought her passion for sales and experience in client engagement to the role as General Manager at Studio Gallery Melbourne.
Kerry Armstrong - Artist & Director
Kerry Armstrong is a Melbourne-based painter working within Abstract Expressionism. Leaving behind a corporate career many years ago, Kerry has established herself as one of Australia's most exciting new artists. Her intuitive, experimental works have a strong autobiographical element as she works to capture moments of raw emotional honesty.
As Kerry's career has progressed, so has her passion for supporting and promoting artists. In 2016 she launched Studio Gallery Melbourne as a platform for emerging and established artists.
Kate Pertile - Studio Co-ordinator
Kate initially came to Studio Gallery Cheltenham as an intern while completing her Bachelor degree in Media and Communications. Throughout her internship at SGM she learnt how to apply her knowledge in a commercial gallery setting. Her keen interest in contemporary art complements her past experience and skills working in a fast pace sales environment.
Gabrielle Bergman - Gallery Assistant
Gabrielle joined Studio Gallery Melbourne in 2018 upon the opening of the Armadale gallery. She is currently completing her Arts History degree at the University of Melbourne and has a great passion for modern and contemporary art and design. Prior to her work at the gallery, Gabrielle was working as an interior designer within a number of Architectural and Interior Design firms in both Melbourne & Brisbane.