Linden Contemporaries

Love new art? Open to bold ideas? Curious to know what inspires artists?


Linden Contemporaries is an exclusive donor program that brings together contemporary art lovers.  You will get to meet significant collectors and learn about how their collections started and why they continue to collect. 

We will take you behind the scenes to visit artist studios to learn about what inspires their creative process.

Your annual fee of $250 ($200 is a tax deduction) provides you with:

  • up to six events per year
  • VIP Previews to our exhibitions
  • recognition on Lindens website, donor wall and annual report.

Join now or renew

If you prefer, you can download a printable version of the application form > HERE

Open to
bold ideas?

IMAGE > Linden Contemporaries' event at Susie Nathan's home, 2019. Photograph: Mathieu Vendeville.

“Thank you so much for the privilege of the studio visit on Saturday … so incredible and I felt very humbled to hear of Julia’s practice. So … please keep up your amazing work and I look forward to the next adventure!”

Steven Richardson

“What a fabulous inaugural Linden Contemporaries function.  Paul and Nick’s house and art collection is absolutely fantastic and we felt privileged to be able to not only see but also to hear how their collection has evolved and the reasons for the various purchases.”

Susie and Richard Strangward 

Curious to know what inspires artists?


Your support enables Linden New Art to:

  • provide opportunities for artists to create new works
  • present innovative public programs
  • remain free to visit.

Join now or renew

If you prefer, you can download a printable version of the application form > HERE


Paul Banks
Todd Beavis
Caroline Blackshaw
Jeremy Blackshaw
Chris & Steve Bohan
Ann Byrne
Geoffrey Conaghan
Andrew Cook
Vivienne Corcoran
Corina & Alex Cosma
Louise Crawford
Owen Craven & Sean Gallagher

Jeremy Cutts
Robert Lee Davis & Ed Gleeson
Trish Delves
Catherine  & Bruce Easton
Mathew Erbs
Gina Fiske
Sue Foley
Andrea Frank
David Hagger
Marianne Hay
Barbara Heilemann
Jane Hemstritch
Damien Hodgkinson

Lyn Johnson
Charles & Leah Justin
Rod Macneil & Mike Josephson
Melinda Martin
Jarrad Martyn
Anne McGravie Wright
Susie Nathan
Nick Perkins
Donna & Steve Petsinis
Katrina & Jonathan Raymond
Jarmal Richard
Steven Richardson
Arthur & Susie Roe

Norman Rosenblatt
Anne Ross
Deborah Stahle
Scott Thomson & Magno Barros
Lynda Turnbull
Linda Wachtel
Biheng Zhang & Mark Gemmola

IMAGE > Natalie Ryan, Untitled (sheep with gold tongue), 2018, ceramic, resin, composite gold leaf & prosthetic eyes, 35 x 20 x 21cm. Image courtesy of the artist. Photograph: Theresa Harrison Photography.
Linden operates the Linden Arts Development Fund. We are registered as a Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR), Item 1, Section 30-15 Income Assessment Act, 1997. All donations over $2 are tax deductible. ABN: 84 299 880 930
Department of Justice Consumer Affairs Victoria Fundraiser Registration No.: 12588

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