Photo: Jason South (The Age)
Carrillo Gantner is a highly respected Victorian
Cultural leader and philanthropist.
In 2001, Carrillo Gantner was appointed an Officer of the Order of Australia
for his services to the performing arts, arts administration, and cultural
exchanges between Australia and Asia.
In 2003, he received the inaugural Dame Elisabeth Murdoch Cultural Leader of
the year Award.
Carrillo Gantner through his involvement with the Arts, especially through
his connection with the Myer family and the Myer trust has been able to make
a real difference in the Arts in Victoria.
His most well known achievement lies in the area of founding theatres and