Matthew Bailey


Matthew has worked in the cultural heritage sector for over 20 years, specialising in image licensing and intellectual property rights management. Currently working at the National Portrait Gallery, he manages the Rights & Images department with responsibility for image licensing, copyright management and training, merchandise licensing and on-site locations filming. Matthew co-chairs the Museums Intellectual Property Network, appraising and disseminating information on IP practice relevant to the sector, is a Trustee of the Association for Cultural Enterprises, and is part of the National Portrait Gallery beekeeping team, and Green Group, encouraging environmental sustainability and awareness.