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Karen McCartney

Karen McCartney
Karen McCartney has a wealth of experience in the areas of art, design and style, spanning 20 years and several continents. After gaining an honours degree in the History of Art and English from University College in London, her first job was for British magazine Art Monthly. She has written for, among other titles, British Elle Decoration and The Financial Times.

In Australia, Karen edited Marie Claire Lifestyle before becoming founding editor of interiors magazine Inside Out. Karen is now the Editorial Director of Inside Out, Notebook, Australian Country Style and Emporium: The Myer Magazine and lives in Sydney.

Karen McCartney will be appearing:

An extravagantly visual homage to Australian domestic architecture.