On January 23 2013, at the Embassy of Australia in Washington DC, the Honorable Kim Beazley AC conducted an Investiture Ceremony admitting Kenneth Tyler AO to the Order of Australia for service to the Arts, particularly through the Kenneth Tyler Collection here at the National Gallery of Australia and through philanthropy.

We are very pleased to be able to bring you these photographs from the ceremony, courtesy of the Australian Government:

The Hon Kim Beasley AC conducts the Investiture Ceremony for Kenneth Tyler AO

The Hon Kim Beazley AC conducts the Investiture Ceremony for Kenneth Tyler AO

The Hon Kim Beasley AC & Kenneth Tyler AO  The Hon Kim Beasley AC & Kenneth Tyler AO

The Hon Kim Beazley AC and Kenneth Tyler AO

Guests at the Investiture Ceremony for Kenneth Tyler AO

Guests at the Investiture Ceremony

Kenneth Tyler AO & Marabeth Cohen-Tyler

Kenneth Tyler AO and Marabeth Cohen-Tyler