RME Naming Rights Sponsor

by | Aug 1, 2019

The Art Exhibition committee is thrilled to welcome Russell Mineral Equipment as the naming rights partner for the 2019 Downlands Art Exhibition.

What is Russell Mineral Equipment?
Founded in Toowoomba in 1985 by Dr John Russell, Russell Mineral Equipment (RME) is a world renowned engineering design, technology and manufacturing company, employing over 300 personnel in Toowoomba and a further 120 personnel around the world. Regarded as a global employer of choice, RME’s specialised mining equipment provides for safer working environments and faster maintenance at 60 hard rock mine sites globally. 

Dr John Russell and his wife Cherylyn are also passionate advocates of The Arts, recognising the contribution that The Arts make to individual and community wellbeing. RME’s growing corporate art collection includes works by local and international artists and RME is grateful for the curatorial support provided by Evan Hollis, amongst others.