Our Team

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Gary Kay has an extensive media arts and business background having been involved with Perth’s leading television and radio stations as well as running a highly successful media company. Gary hails from a family that is well known in the Australian arts community.

In 2001 he joined Linton Partington in the fine art business and they have expanded rapidly with four galleries, three in the Perth metropolitan area and one in Margaret River. With over 20 years experience in the media and arts field he has energetically contributed to the promotion of contemporary Australian Artists. As Co-Director of Linton & Kay Galleries, his well established networks have created a strong and loyal gallery clientele.

Linton Partington is a founding director of Linton and Kay Galleries as well as the Managing Director of multidisciplinary arts company Obscure View Pty Ltd. Prior to establishing Linton and Kay in 1998, Linton worked as a Chartered Accountant and has substantial experience in project and financial management. This has led Linton to the pursuit of and specialization in larger commercial art projects such as The Intercontinental Hotel, Perth and the Ritz Carlton, Elizabeth Quay.

Although having only discovered a passion for the visual arts relatively late in life, Linton has always maintained creative interests through music, architecture, woodwork  and metalwork. Linton is also a keen sports fan (AFL and cricket) and once upon a time used to be a half-decent golfer.