Christine Wu Ramsay

Christine Wu Ramsay Christine Wu Ramsay grew up in the British Straits Settlement of Penang, part of present-day Malaysia. After departing for Australia in 1957, Christine graduated from and undertook research in organic chemistry at Adelaide and Melbourne Universities, the Chester Beatty Research Institute in London and Brandies University in Massachusetts in the 1960s. She established Raya Gallery, the first gallery in Melbourne to specialise in contemporary South East Asian art, in the 1970s. From the 1990s to the present she has been an exhibiting photographer, and is the author of Days Gone By: Growing Up in Penang (2007).