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Friday: 10am - 5pm
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Sunday: 11am - 5pm
A large wooden sculpture pierced with two holes stands above a stairwell painted with a brightly coloured geometric mural by Lothar Götz

Our Board of Trustees

Board of Trustees (Directors) of Pallant House Gallery (Charitable Company Limited by Guarantee) (November 2017)

Chair of the Board of Trustees

Mr John Booth DL FRSA

  • Chairman of a number of public and private companies
  • Venture capital investor
  • Chairman, London Theatre Company
  • Fellow, Merton College, Oxford
  • Trustee, Tate Gallery
  • Chairman, The Prince’s Trust
  • Member, Chancellor’s Court, University of Oxford
  • Member, Chancellor’s Forum, University of the Arts London
  • Trustee, Chatsworth House Trust
  • Ambassador, DePaul International
  • Deputy Lieutenant for West Sussex


Company Secretary

Mrs Elizabeth Davis

  • Solicitor, England and Wales
  • Formerly Partner Blake Morgan LLP and Head of Charities Team


Ms Ruth Butler

  • Chartered Architect
  • RIBA Client Adviser
  • Chairperson of RIBA Client Adviser Committee
  • Built Environment Expert for Design Council/CABE
  • External Examiner for University of Portsmouth


Adrian Clark

  • Writer on 20th century British Art
  • Chairman, Churches Conservation
  • Trustee, Child Health Research
  • Solicitor


Mrs Pamela Dignum

  • Retired teacher
  • Chichester City Councillor for 8 years
  • Chichester District Councillor since 2007 for South Ward
  • Gallery Trustee, Oxmarket Centre of Arts from 2007
  • Trustee, Chichester Community Development Trust from 2009


Mr. Zachary Leonard

  • Managing Director, Digital, The Independent and London Evening Standard
  • Board Director, Newspaper Licensing Association (NLA Media Access)
  • Formerly Trustee, Contemporary Art Society, 2010-2015
  • MA, History of Art


Mr Charles D Z Martin

  • Solicitor, Senior Partner of Macfarlanes LLP since 2008
  • Trustee of The Royal Parks (formerly a trustee of The Royal Parks Foundation)
  • Trustee of The Visitor’s Art Foundation


Mr Roger Mavity

  • Writer and photographer
  • Formerly Chairman, Mavity Gilmore Advertising; CEO, Granada Leisure; Chairman, Citigate PR; and CEO, The Conran Group
  • Formerly trustee of the William Morris Gallery and The Photographers Gallery


Andrea Rose, CMG OBE

  • Art historian and writer
  • Former Director of Visual Arts, British Council
  • Deputy Chair, the Royal Drawing School
  • Director, Burlington Magazine Publications
  • Trustee, Koestler Trust
  • Editor of the Catalogue Raisonne of Leon Kossoff Oil Paintings (Modern Art Press)


Mrs Jackie Russell

  • Non-Exec Director of a number of public and private companies


The Rt. Hon. Lord Tyrie of Chichester

  • Conservative MP for Chichester (1997-2017)
  • Chairman, Treasury Select Committee (2010-17)
  • Chairman, Liaison Committee, the committee of select committee chairmen (2015-17)
  • Chairman and founder, All-Party Parliamentary Group on Extraordinary Rendition 
  • Chairman, Public Accounts Commission (2010-11), member (1997 – 2017)
  • Consultant to DLA Piper (2017-2018)
  • Chairman of the Competition and Markets Authority, 2018


Ms Jane Weeks

  • Chair of the Nominations Committee
  • Consultant for the museums and heritage sector since 1994
  • Trustee, shadow board, Royal Pavilion and Museums Brighton
  • Trustee, Churches Conservation Foundation

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