medialaunch Pty. Ltd.

About medialaunch Pty. Ltd.

medialaunch Pty. Ltd. is an Australian based Media Communications, Internet, and television production company that specialises in all aspects of public relations and the development of community awareness programs for government, local government and the private sector.

'In the Artist's Footsteps' is a program that has been created by medialaunch Pty. Ltd. to provide a free major educational and cultural resource to ensure the continuing recognition of the works of Australia's most famous painters and the part they played in developing our heritage. This site will be expanded to include more Australian and International Artists.

The company has other websites including which cyberspaces media launches and an environmental and community site.

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The People behind 'In the Artist's Footsteps'

Ron Smith
Managing Director Pty Ltd

After completing teaching qualifications and a Diploma of Fine Arts with majors in Painting and Print Making, Ron Smith spent 15 years teaching Art in the public school system.

For the past twenty years he has consulted to Government, Local Government, the private and health sector at a senior level on communication strategies and community awareness programs.

He is responsible for developing themes and the publicity strategy for the site.


Shirley Baynes-Smith
Managing Editor
In the Artist's Footsteps

As Managing Editor of 'In the Artist's Footsteps' Shirley Baynes-Smith is responsible for the direction, design and building of the site including liaison with government, corporate organisations and gallery representatives.


Andrew Mackenzie
In the Artist's Footsteps

Andrew Mackenzie, Curator of 'In the Artist's Footsteps', is one of Australia's leading art historians and authors.

With several successful books to his credit, including Frederick McCubbin 1855-1917 'The Proff' and his art, and Walter Withers The Forgotten Manuscripts, Andrew Mackenzie is well known for his incisive, informative and personal style of curating which draws on over thirty years involvement in Australian art.

medialaunch Pty. Ltd. Services include:
Corporate Collections
Gallery Promotions
Local Government Collections
In the Artist's Footsteps Confidential

Left: Arthur Streeton - Above Us The Great Grave Sky, 1890
Collection: National Gallery of Australia, Canberra.

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