Paul McDonald has 20 years’ experience in photography and is an experienced educator, mentor and curator.
He is currently Director of contact sheet, an international initiative based in Sydney promoting excellence and innovation in photographic practice.
Previously employed at Australian Centre for Photography as Associate Director, Paul has developed photographic programs for LGBTI, migrant and indigenous youth.
He has judged competitions for Shoot the Chef (Fairfax), Powerhouse Museum and Sydney Mardi Gras. His work has been exhibited in Europe, USA, China and Australia, and he is currently curating exhibitions for emerging and established artists, Head On Photo Festival, Sunstudios and Canon Australia.