Rebecca Townsend brings her considerable arts management skills to bear in her role as Artscape International's director for artists and clients. In this role Rebecca exercises her qualities as an experienced arts manager coupled with highly tuned communication skills and a talent for matching artists with clients and their projects. Before joining the foundation partners of Artscape International, Rebecca was a partner in its precursor organisation Artscape: The Nature of Sculpture, a professional art consultancy commissioning site specific artworks in the public and private domain.
Rebecca was the co-founder and former Director of Sculpture by the Sea Art Services and was instrumental in building the internationally renowned Sculpture by the Sea exhibition in Sydney. In these roles, she oversaw the substantial growth of sculpture acquisitions, commissions and public artworks in Australia. With her partner Merran Morrison, from 2005 Rebecca was also the co-founder and curator of artsCape Biennial, Byron Bay’s renowned environmental sculpture exhibition.